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Moon: 60.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 5:50:12 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:02 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:22 PM 296° Northwest


Moonset Today: 12:14 PM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 20 minutes (-1m 39s)

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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

5:50 PM

Altitude

27.8°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 20m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 39s

Winter: +4h 51m

Summer: -31m 48s

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 – 4:14 AM
Astro. Twilight4:14 AM – 4:55 AM
Nautical Twilight4:55 AM – 5:32 AM
Civil Twilight5:32 AM – 6:02 AM
Daylight6:02 AM – 8:22 PM
Civil Twilight8:22 PM – 8:52 PM
Nautical Twilight8:52 PM – 9:29 PM
Astro. Twilight9:29 PM – 10:10 PM
Night10:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 256:02 AM8:22 PM14:20:04−1:391:12 PM (70.8°)94.411
Jul 266:03 AM8:21 PM14:18:22−1:411:12 PM (70.6°)94.402
Jul 276:04 AM8:21 PM14:16:38−1:431:12 PM (70.4°)94.393
Jul 286:05 AM8:20 PM14:14:52−1:451:12 PM (70.2°)94.383
Jul 296:06 AM8:19 PM14:13:05−1:471:12 PM (69.9°)94.373
Jul 306:06 AM8:18 PM14:11:15−1:491:12 PM (69.7°)94.362
Jul 316:07 AM8:17 PM14:09:24−1:511:12 PM (69.4°)94.351
* 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 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 199:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 203:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 227:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 212:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

5:50 PM

Altitude

-46.5°

Heading

352° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.7%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-12:14 PM-5:48 AM(54.0°)230,30766.2%
Jul 2612:06 AM1:21 PM-6:40 AM(58.5°)229,83254.6%
Jul 2712:45 AM2:29 PM-7:33 AM(62.6°)229,70042.7%
Jul 281:27 AM3:35 PM-8:28 AM(65.9°)229,92531.2%
Jul 292:14 AM4:39 PM-9:24 AM(68.3°)230,54520.7%
Jul 303:05 AM5:39 PM-10:22 AM(69.5°)231,60312.0%
Jul 314:01 AM6:35 PM-11:19 AM(69.4°)233,1275.5%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sacramento This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:34 AMMon 9:23 PMMon 2:30 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:08 AMMon 9:09 PMMon 2:09 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:40 PMTue 1:13 AMMon 8:27 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:01 AMMon 10:35 PMMon 4:18 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:30 PMTue 2:17 AMMon 9:23 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:48 PMTue 12:50 PMTue 6:19 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:05 PMTue 9:17 AMTue 3:41 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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