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Flag for U.S.A. Sacramento, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 62.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 4, 2015 at 12:00:43 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:38 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:32 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 11:53 PM 68° East
Moonset Today: 1:20 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 53 minutes (-2m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sacramento

The Sun's altitude in Sacramento 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

12:00 AM

Altitude

-41.8°

Heading

338° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 53m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 24s

Winter: +3h 25m

Summer: -1h 58m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Sacramento today

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Day, night and twilight times in Sacramento 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 – 5:05 AM
Astro. Twilight5:05 AM – 5:39 AM
Nautical Twilight5:39 AM – 6:11 AM
Civil Twilight6:11 AM – 6:38 AM
Daylight6:38 AM – 7:32 PM
Civil Twilight7:32 PM – 7:59 PM
Nautical Twilight7:59 PM – 8:31 PM
Astro. Twilight8:31 PM – 9:04 PM
Night9:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 46:38 AM7:32 PM12:53:51−2:241:05 PM (58.5°)93.741
Sep 56:39 AM7:30 PM12:51:26−2:251:05 PM (58.1°)93.718
Sep 66:39 AM7:28 PM12:49:01−2:251:04 PM (57.8°)93.696
Sep 76:40 AM7:27 PM12:46:35−2:251:04 PM (57.4°)93.673
Sep 86:41 AM7:25 PM12:44:08−2:261:04 PM (57.0°)93.650
Sep 96:42 AM7:24 PM12:41:42−2:261:03 PM (56.6°)93.626
Sep 106:43 AM7:22 PM12:39:15−2:261:03 PM (56.3°)93.603
* All times are local time for Sacramento. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 219:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 231:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:49 PM
* All times are local Sacramento time.

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Today's moon in Sacramento

The Moon's path in Sacramento 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 2015 Moon Phases

12:00 AM

Altitude

9.2°

Heading

78° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

62.4%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 4-1:20 PM11:53 PM6:11 AM(66.9°)233,32759.5%
Sep 5-2:20 PM-7:05 AM(68.6°)236,83148.2%
Sep 612:43 AM3:14 PM-7:58 AM(69.3°)240,17737.4%
Sep 71:36 AM4:02 PM-8:50 AM(68.8°)243,21027.4%
Sep 82:30 AM4:46 PM-9:40 AM(67.5°)245,83818.6%
Sep 93:26 AM5:25 PM-10:28 AM(65.3°)248,02711.4%
Sep 104:22 AM6:00 PM-11:14 AM(62.5°)249,7745.8%
* All times are local time for Sacramento. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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