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Moon: 15.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 5:36:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:33 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 7:34 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 2:56 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 5:09 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 1 minute (-2m 5s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Luis Obispo

The Sun's altitude in San Luis Obispo 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

5:36 AM

Altitude

-11.8°

Heading

69° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 1m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 5s

Winter: +3h 14m

Summer: -1h 30m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Luis Obispo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in San Luis Obispo 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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:06 AM
Civil Twilight6:06 AM – 6:33 AM
Daylight6:33 AM – 7:34 PM
Civil Twilight7:34 PM – 8:00 PM
Nautical Twilight8:00 PM – 8:31 PM
Astro. Twilight8:31 PM – 9:03 PM
Night9:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in San Luis Obispo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:33 AM7:34 PM13:01:35−2:051:04 PM (64.1°)93.880
Aug 296:33 AM7:33 PM12:59:29−2:061:03 PM (63.7°)93.859
Aug 306:34 AM7:31 PM12:57:22−2:061:03 PM (63.3°)93.838
Aug 316:35 AM7:30 PM12:55:15−2:071:03 PM (63.0°)93.816
Sep 16:36 AM7:29 PM12:53:08−2:071:02 PM (62.6°)93.794
Sep 26:36 AM7:27 PM12:51:00−2:071:02 PM (62.3°)93.771
Sep 36:37 AM7:26 PM12:48:52−2:081:02 PM (61.9°)93.748
* All times are local time for San Luis Obispo. 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 San Luis Obispo time.

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Today's Moon in San Luis Obispo

The Moon's path in San Luis Obispo 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

5:36 AM

Altitude

30.1°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.8%

Moon in San Luis Obispo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 282:56 AM5:09 PM-10:04 AM(72.1°)236,38314.3%
Aug 293:55 AM5:55 PM-10:57 AM(70.2°)238,4687.4%
Aug 304:54 AM6:36 PM-11:48 AM(67.5°)240,6592.7%
Aug 315:53 AM7:14 PM-12:37 PM(64.1°)242,9100.3%
Sep 16:52 AM7:49 PM-1:23 PM(60.3°)245,1460.2%
Sep 27:48 AM8:22 PM-2:08 PM(56.3°)247,2602.3%
Sep 38:44 AM8:54 PM-2:52 PM(52.3°)249,1166.3%
* All times are local time for San Luis Obispo. 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 San Luis Obispo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:29 AMSun 8:15 PMSun 2:23 PMVery difficult to see
VenusSun 8:21 AMSun 8:36 PMSun 2:29 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 2:28 PMSun 11:59 PMSun 7:14 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 8:18 AMSun 8:33 PMSun 2:25 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 2:05 PMMon 12:07 AMSun 7:06 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 9:38 PMSun 10:32 AMSun 4:05 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 7:47 PMSun 7:03 AMSun 1:25 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Luis Obispo.

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