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Moon: 88.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 10, 2016 at 11:30:07 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:18 am 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:33 pm 239° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:25 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 2:54 am 279° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 14 minutes (-45s)

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Today's Sun Position in Scranton

The Sun's altitude in Scranton 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

11:30 pm

Altitude

-70.8°

Heading

342° N

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 14m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -45s

Winter: +3m 57s

Summer: -5h 55m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Scranton Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Scranton 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 – 5:39 am
Astro. Twilight5:39 am – 6:12 am
Nautical Twilight6:12 am – 6:47 am
Civil Twilight6:47 am – 7:18 am
Daylight7:18 am – 4:33 pm
Civil Twilight4:33 pm – 5:04 pm
Nautical Twilight5:04 pm – 5:39 pm
Astro. Twilight5:39 pm – 6:13 pm
Night6:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Scranton - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 107:18 am4:33 pm9:14:46−0:4511:56 am (25.6°)91.532
Dec 117:19 am4:33 pm9:14:04−0:4111:56 am (25.6°)91.521
Dec 127:20 am4:33 pm9:13:26−0:3711:57 am (25.5°)91.510
Dec 137:21 am4:34 pm9:12:52−0:3311:57 am (25.4°)91.500
Dec 147:21 am4:34 pm9:12:22−0:2911:58 am (25.4°)91.491
Dec 157:22 am4:34 pm9:11:56−0:2511:58 am (25.3°)91.482
Dec 167:23 am4:34 pm9:11:34−0:2111:59 am (25.3°)91.474
* All times are local time for Scranton. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 am
June SolsticeJun 206:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 am
December SolsticeDec 215:44 am
* All times are local Scranton time.

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Today's Moon in Scranton

The Moon's path in Scranton 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

11:30 pm

Altitude

46.7°

Heading

233° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

88.3%

Moon in Scranton - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-2:54 am2:25 pm9:11 pm(58.2°)224,68187.6%
Dec 11-4:07 am3:06 pm10:09 pm(62.1°)223,14694.6%
Dec 12-5:20 am3:53 pm11:09 pm(65.1°)222,75998.8%
Dec 13-6:31 am4:46 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:39 am5:45 pm12:11 am(66.8°)223,62999.8%
Dec 15-8:39 am6:49 pm1:13 am(67.1°)225,70197.6%
Dec 16-9:31 am7:54 pm2:12 am(65.9°)228,76492.5%
* All times are local time for Scranton. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Scranton This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 10, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:00 amSun 5:54 pmSun 1:27 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 10:27 amSun 7:54 pmSun 3:10 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:17 amSun 9:37 pmSun 4:27 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 2:10 amSun 1:31 pmSun 7:50 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 7:11 amSun 4:33 pmSun 11:52 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 1:31 pmSun 2:28 amSat 7:59 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 11:53 amSun 10:54 pmSun 5:24 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Scranton.

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