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

Moon: 4.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 19, 2014 at 7:11:10 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:00 AM 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:52 PM 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:25 AM 110° East
Moonset Today: 3:14 PM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 51 minutes (-8s)

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Today's Sun Position in Santa Barbara

The Sun's altitude in Santa Barbara 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

7:11 PM

Altitude

-28.1°

Heading

260° W

Phase

Night

Day length
9h 51m 16s

-8s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Santa Barbara today

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Day, night and twilight times in Santa Barbara 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 – 5:30 AM
Astro. Twilight5:30 AM – 6:01 AM
Nautical Twilight6:01 AM – 6:32 AM
Civil Twilight6:32 AM – 7:00 AM
Daylight7:00 AM – 4:52 PM
Civil Twilight4:52 PM – 5:20 PM
Nautical Twilight5:20 PM – 5:51 PM
Astro. Twilight5:51 PM – 6:22 PM
Night6:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Santa Barbara - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 197:00 AM4:52 PM9:51:16−0:0811:56 AM (32.2°)91.465
Dec 207:01 AM4:52 PM9:51:11−0:0511:56 AM (32.2°)91.458
Dec 217:01 AM4:53 PM9:51:09−0:0111:57 AM (32.2°)91.452
Dec 227:02 AM4:53 PM9:51:11+0:0111:57 AM (32.2°)91.446
Dec 237:02 AM4:54 PM9:51:15+0:0411:58 AM (32.2°)91.440
Dec 247:03 AM4:54 PM9:51:22+0:0711:58 AM (32.2°)91.435
Dec 257:03 AM4:55 PM9:51:33+0:1011:59 AM (32.2°)91.430
* All times are in local Santa Barbara time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 3:03 PM in Santa Barbara. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 213:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 213:03 PM
* All times are local Santa Barbara time.

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Today's moon in Santa Barbara

The Moon's path in Santa Barbara 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 2014 Moon Phases

7:11 PM

Altitude

-47.3°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

4.9%

Moon in Santa Barbara - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 194:25 AM3:14 PM-9:51 AM(38.2°)236,1106.8%
Dec 205:25 AM4:05 PM-10:46 AM(36.5°)232,8382.3%
Dec 216:25 AM5:02 PM-11:43 AM(36.0°)230,0820.3%
Dec 227:22 AM6:04 PM-12:42 PM(36.7°)228,0731.1%
Dec 238:16 AM7:09 PM-1:41 PM(38.7°)226,9434.8%
Dec 249:05 AM8:17 PM-2:38 PM(41.8°)226,71411.3%
Dec 259:49 AM9:24 PM-3:34 PM(45.7°)227,29920.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Santa Barbara time.

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