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Moon: 11.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 27, 2016 at 8:09:50 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:47 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:42 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 3:22 AM 74° East
Moonset Today: 5:08 PM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (-2m 42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Stamford

The Sun's altitude in Stamford 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

8:09 AM

Altitude

14.6°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 54m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 42s

Winter: +2h 41m

Summer: -3h 13m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Stamford Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Stamford 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 – 5:15 AM
Astro. Twilight5:15 AM – 5:48 AM
Nautical Twilight5:48 AM – 6:20 AM
Civil Twilight6:20 AM – 6:47 AM
Daylight6:47 AM – 6:42 PM
Civil Twilight6:42 PM – 7:09 PM
Nautical Twilight7:09 PM – 7:41 PM
Astro. Twilight7:41 PM – 8:14 PM
Night8:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Stamford - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 276:47 AM6:42 PM11:54:48−2:4212:45 PM (47.0°)93.152
Sep 286:48 AM6:40 PM11:52:06−2:4212:45 PM (46.6°)93.126
Sep 296:49 AM6:39 PM11:49:23−2:4212:44 PM (46.2°)93.099
Sep 306:50 AM6:37 PM11:46:41−2:4212:44 PM (45.8°)93.073
Oct 16:51 AM6:35 PM11:43:59−2:4212:44 PM (45.4°)93.046
Oct 26:52 AM6:34 PM11:41:17−2:4212:43 PM (45.0°)93.020
Oct 36:53 AM6:32 PM11:38:35−2:4112:43 PM (44.6°)92.993
* All times are local time for Stamford. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Stamford time.

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Today's Moon in Stamford

The Moon's path in Stamford 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

8:09 AM

Altitude

49.4°

Heading

128° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.7%

Moon in Stamford - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 273:22 AM5:08 PM-10:18 AM(59.9°)243,17311.1%
Sep 284:22 AM5:41 PM-11:05 AM(56.3°)245,3595.4%
Sep 295:21 AM6:11 PM-11:50 AM(52.4°)247,3271.7%
Sep 306:20 AM6:41 PM-12:34 PM(48.4°)249,0530.1%
Oct 17:18 AM7:10 PM-1:17 PM(44.4°)250,4910.5%
Oct 28:15 AM7:40 PM-2:00 PM(40.7°)251,5722.9%
Oct 39:11 AM8:12 PM-2:44 PM(37.3°)252,2087.0%
* All times are local time for Stamford. 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 Stamford This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:17 AMTue 6:04 PMTue 11:41 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 9:21 AMTue 7:53 PMTue 2:37 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 2:04 PMTue 10:51 PMTue 6:27 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 6:42 AMTue 6:43 PMTue 12:43 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 12:20 PMTue 9:52 PMTue 5:06 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 7:24 PMTue 8:27 AMTue 1:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 5:40 PMWed 4:44 AMTue 11:12 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Stamford.

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