Home > Sun & Moon > USA > Rockford

Flag for USA Rockford, IL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 14.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 11:46:39 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:18 AM 76° East
Sunset Today: 7:36 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 2:28 AM 65° East
Moonset Today: 5:14 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 18 minutes (-2m 42s)

Location of RockfordLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rockford

The Sun's altitude in Rockford 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

11:46 AM

Altitude

53.6°

Heading

150° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 18m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 42s

Winter: +4h 12m

Summer: -1h 58m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rockford Today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

Day, night, and twilight times in Rockford 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 – 4:37 AM
Astro. Twilight4:37 AM – 5:14 AM
Nautical Twilight5:14 AM – 5:49 AM
Civil Twilight5:49 AM – 6:18 AM
Daylight6:18 AM – 7:36 PM
Civil Twilight7:36 PM – 8:05 PM
Nautical Twilight8:05 PM – 8:40 PM
Astro. Twilight8:40 PM – 9:17 PM
Night9:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rockford - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:18 AM7:36 PM13:18:02−2:4212:57 PM (57.1°)93.882
Aug 296:19 AM7:34 PM13:15:20−2:4212:57 PM (56.7°)93.861
Aug 306:20 AM7:33 PM13:12:37−2:4312:57 PM (56.4°)93.840
Aug 316:21 AM7:31 PM13:09:53−2:4312:56 PM (56.0°)93.818
Sep 16:22 AM7:29 PM13:07:09−2:4412:56 PM (55.7°)93.796
Sep 26:23 AM7:28 PM13:04:24−2:4412:56 PM (55.3°)93.773
Sep 36:24 AM7:26 PM13:01:39−2:4512:55 PM (54.9°)93.750
* All times are local time for Rockford. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

Scroll right to see more
2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1911:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 205:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 AM
* All times are local Rockford time.

Sun Articles

Today's Moon in Rockford

The Moon's path in Rockford 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

11:46 AM

Altitude

55.5°

Heading

232° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.4%

Moon in Rockford - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 282:28 AM5:14 PM-9:53 AM(65.1°)236,20615.0%
Aug 293:28 AM5:58 PM-10:46 AM(63.3°)238,2808.0%
Aug 304:30 AM6:37 PM-11:37 AM(60.7°)240,4633.0%
Aug 315:33 AM7:12 PM-12:26 PM(57.3°)242,7120.5%
Sep 16:34 AM7:44 PM-1:13 PM(53.6°)244,9530.2%
Sep 27:34 AM8:14 PM-1:58 PM(49.6°)247,0832.0%
Sep 38:34 AM8:43 PM-2:42 PM(45.5°)248,9675.8%
* All times are local time for Rockford. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Rockford This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:26 AMSun 8:07 PMSun 2:17 PMVery difficult to see
VenusSun 8:13 AMSun 8:31 PMSun 2:23 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:44 PMSun 11:31 PMSun 7:07 PMGood visibility
JupiterSun 8:10 AMSun 8:29 PMSun 2:19 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 2:17 PMSun 11:44 PMSun 7:00 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:20 PMMon 10:29 AMMon 3:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 7:44 PMMon 6:47 AMMon 1:15 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rockford.

Read About Asteroids & Meteor Showers