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Moon: 2.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 30, 2016 at 5:36:48 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:55 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 4:20 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:58 PM 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 54 minutes (-1m 58s)

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Today's Sun Position in Scottsdale

The Sun's altitude in Scottsdale 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 PM

Altitude

15.4°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 54m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 58s

Winter: +2h 58m

Summer: -1h 28m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Scottsdale Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Scottsdale 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 – 4:34 AM
Astro. Twilight4:34 AM – 5:05 AM
Nautical Twilight5:05 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 6:55 PM
Civil Twilight6:55 PM – 7:20 PM
Nautical Twilight7:20 PM – 7:50 PM
Astro. Twilight7:50 PM – 8:21 PM
Night8:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Scottsdale - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 306:01 AM6:55 PM12:54:04−1:5812:28 PM (65.1°)93.838
Aug 316:01 AM6:53 PM12:52:05−1:5812:28 PM (64.8°)93.817
Sep 16:02 AM6:52 PM12:50:06−1:5912:27 PM (64.4°)93.794
Sep 26:03 AM6:51 PM12:48:06−1:5912:27 PM (64.0°)93.772
Sep 36:03 AM6:49 PM12:46:07−1:5912:27 PM (63.7°)93.749
Sep 46:04 AM6:48 PM12:44:06−2:0012:26 PM (63.3°)93.726
Sep 56:05 AM6:47 PM12:42:06−2:0012:26 PM (62.9°)93.702
* All times are local time for Scottsdale. 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 213:44 AM
* All times are local Scottsdale time.

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Today's Moon in Scottsdale

The Moon's path in Scottsdale 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 PM

Altitude

3.5°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.0%

Moon in Scottsdale - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 304:20 AM5:58 PM-11:12 AM(69.3°)240,6042.8%
Aug 315:19 AM6:36 PM-12:00 PM(66.0°)242,8550.4%
Sep 16:16 AM7:12 PM-12:47 PM(62.2°)245,0930.2%
Sep 27:13 AM7:46 PM-1:32 PM(58.2°)247,2112.2%
Sep 38:08 AM8:18 PM-2:16 PM(54.1°)249,0756.1%
Sep 49:02 AM8:51 PM-2:59 PM(50.3°)250,53611.8%
Sep 59:55 AM9:25 PM-3:42 PM(46.7°)251,44618.8%
* All times are local time for Scottsdale. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Scottsdale This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Aug 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:47 AMTue 7:32 PMTue 1:40 PMVery difficult to see
VenusTue 7:50 AMTue 7:59 PMTue 1:55 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 1:45 PMTue 11:26 PMTue 6:36 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 7:37 AMTue 7:51 PMTue 1:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 1:18 PMTue 11:29 PMTue 6:24 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 8:53 PMWed 9:43 AMWed 3:18 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 6:59 PMWed 6:17 AMWed 12:38 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Scottsdale.

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