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Moon: 45.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 25, 2016 at 9:24:16 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:56 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 12:02 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 2:39 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (-2m 45s)

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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

9:24 AM

Altitude

31.0°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 28m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 45s

Winter: +4h 29m

Summer: -1h 54m

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 – 4:43 AM
Astro. Twilight4:43 AM – 5:22 AM
Nautical Twilight5:22 AM – 5:58 AM
Civil Twilight5:58 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 7:56 PM
Civil Twilight7:56 PM – 8:26 PM
Nautical Twilight8:26 PM – 9:02 PM
Astro. Twilight9:02 PM – 9:40 PM
Night9:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rochester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 256:28 AM7:56 PM13:28:47−2:451:12 PM (57.3°)93.944
Aug 266:29 AM7:55 PM13:26:02−2:451:12 PM (56.9°)93.924
Aug 276:30 AM7:53 PM13:23:15−2:461:12 PM (56.6°)93.904
Aug 286:31 AM7:51 PM13:20:28−2:471:11 PM (56.2°)93.883
Aug 296:32 AM7:50 PM13:17:40−2:471:11 PM (55.9°)93.862
Aug 306:33 AM7:48 PM13:14:51−2:481:11 PM (55.5°)93.841
Aug 316:34 AM7:46 PM13:12:02−2:491:11 PM (55.2°)93.819
* 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

9:24 AM

Altitude

52.2°

Heading

234° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

45.5%

Moon in Rochester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 2512:02 AM2:39 PM-7:18 AM(62.7°)230,84346.5%
Aug 2612:49 AM3:42 PM-8:14 AM(64.4°)232,42735.0%
Aug 271:41 AM4:38 PM-9:10 AM(64.9°)234,20624.4%
Aug 282:38 AM5:29 PM-10:05 AM(64.2°)236,14215.3%
Aug 293:38 AM6:13 PM-10:59 AM(62.5°)238,2128.1%
Aug 304:41 AM6:52 PM-11:50 AM(59.8°)240,3923.2%
Aug 315:43 AM7:26 PM-12:39 PM(56.5°)242,6400.5%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:46 AMThu 8:33 PMThu 2:40 PMVery difficult to see
VenusThu 8:19 AMThu 8:50 PMThu 2:35 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 3:06 PMThu 11:47 PMThu 7:26 PMGood visibility
JupiterThu 8:32 AMThu 8:54 PMThu 2:43 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 2:45 PMFri 12:07 AMThu 7:26 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 9:50 PMThu 11:01 AMThu 4:25 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:11 PMFri 7:12 AMFri 1:41 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rochester.

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