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Moon: 19.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 3, 2016 at 8:12:44 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:51 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:12 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:47 pm 249° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 47 minutes (-59s)

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Today's Sun Position in Salinas

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

Sun's current position over Earth

8:12 pm

Altitude

-39.9°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 47m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: -59s

Winter: +8m 40s

Summer: -4h 52m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Salinas Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Salinas 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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 4:51 pm
Civil Twilight4:51 pm – 5:19 pm
Nautical Twilight5:19 pm – 5:51 pm
Astro. Twilight5:51 pm – 6:22 pm
Night6:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Salinas - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 37:03 am4:51 pm9:47:42−0:5911:57 am (31.1°)91.620
Dec 47:04 am4:50 pm9:46:46−0:5611:57 am (31.0°)91.606
Dec 57:05 am4:50 pm9:45:53−0:5311:58 am (30.9°)91.593
Dec 67:05 am4:50 pm9:45:03−0:5011:58 am (30.7°)91.579
Dec 77:06 am4:51 pm9:44:16−0:4711:58 am (30.6°)91.566
Dec 87:07 am4:51 pm9:43:32−0:4311:59 am (30.5°)91.554
Dec 97:08 am4:51 pm9:42:51−0:4011:59 am (30.4°)91.542
* All times are local time for Salinas. 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 Salinas time.

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Today's Moon in Salinas

The Moon's path in Salinas 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

8:12 pm

Altitude

5.4°

Heading

244° SW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

19.3%

Moon in Salinas - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 310:12 am8:47 pm-3:28 pm(35.7°)245,37217.8%
Dec 410:53 am9:45 pm-4:17 pm(38.1°)242,77226.3%
Dec 511:32 am10:44 pm-5:06 pm(41.3°)239,79936.2%
Dec 612:10 pm11:46 pm-5:55 pm(45.1°)236,53446.9%
Dec 712:46 pm--6:44 pm(49.5°)233,12358.2%
Dec 8-12:50 am1:22 pm7:35 pm(54.2°)229,77869.3%
Dec 9-1:55 am1:59 pm8:27 pm(59.0°)226,77779.7%
* All times are local time for Salinas. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Salinas This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 3, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:43 amSun 6:02 pmSun 1:22 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 10:19 amSun 7:57 pmSun 3:08 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:27 amSat 9:50 pmSat 4:39 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 2:32 amSun 2:02 pmSun 8:17 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 7:26 amSun 5:13 pmSun 12:20 pmNot visible
UranusSat 2:06 pmSun 2:55 amSat 8:31 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 12:23 pmSat 11:33 pmSat 5:58 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Salinas.

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