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Moon: 60.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 29, 2016 at 12:57:12 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:06 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 8:10 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:44 AM 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:58 AM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 4 minutes (+2m 35s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rochester

The Sun's altitude in Rochester today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:57 AM

Altitude

-32.2°

Heading

357° N

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 4m

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 35s

Winter: +5h 4m

Summer: -1h 18m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rochester Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rochester today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 4:16 AM
Astro. Twilight4:16 AM – 4:57 AM
Nautical Twilight4:57 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 6:06 AM
Daylight6:06 AM – 8:10 PM
Civil Twilight8:10 PM – 8:41 PM
Nautical Twilight8:41 PM – 9:19 PM
Astro. Twilight9:19 PM – 10:01 PM
Night10:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rochester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:06 AM8:10 PM14:04:00+2:351:08 PM (61.6°)93.632
Apr 306:05 AM8:11 PM14:06:33+2:331:08 PM (61.9°)93.657
May 16:03 AM8:12 PM14:09:06+2:321:07 PM (62.2°)93.681
May 26:02 AM8:14 PM14:11:37+2:301:07 PM (62.5°)93.705
May 36:01 AM8:15 PM14:14:06+2:291:07 PM (62.8°)93.728
May 45:59 AM8:16 PM14:16:34+2:271:07 PM (63.1°)93.752
May 55:58 AM8:17 PM14:19:00+2:261:07 PM (63.4°)93.775
* All times are local time for Rochester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Rochester time.

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Today's Moon in Rochester

The Moon's path in Rochester today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

12:57 AM

Altitude

-8.6°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.0%

Moon in Rochester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 291:44 AM11:58 AM-6:49 AM(30.0°)239,66857.5%
Apr 302:25 AM1:01 PM-7:40 AM(32.5°)236,15246.5%
May 13:03 AM2:08 PM-8:32 AM(36.0°)232,51835.3%
May 23:40 AM3:18 PM-9:25 AM(40.2°)229,02424.5%
May 34:15 AM4:30 PM-10:18 AM(44.8°)225,98014.9%
May 44:50 AM5:44 PM-11:12 AM(49.7°)223,7097.2%
May 55:28 AM6:59 PM-12:08 PM(54.5°)222,4932.1%
* All times are local time for Rochester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Rochester This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 6:34 AMFri 9:26 PMFri 2:00 PM
VenusFri 5:49 AMFri 7:13 PMFri 12:30 PM
MarsThu 10:30 PMFri 7:40 AMFri 3:05 AM
JupiterFri 3:06 PMSat 4:09 AMFri 9:38 PM
SaturnThu 10:58 PMFri 8:16 AMFri 3:37 AM
UranusFri 5:27 AMFri 6:31 PMFri 11:59 AM
NeptuneFri 4:00 AMFri 3:04 PMFri 9:32 AM
PlutoFri 1:15 AMFri 10:33 AMFri 5:54 AM
* All times are local time for Rochester.

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