Home > Sun & Moon > USA > Tacoma

Flag for USA Tacoma, WA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 31.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 1, 2016 at 2:36:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:22 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:14 AM 106° East
Moonset Today: 2:11 PM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (+2m 57s)

Location of TacomaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Tacoma

The Sun's altitude in Tacoma 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

2:36 PM

Altitude

53.2°

Heading

218° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 29m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 57s

Winter: +6h

Summer: -1h 26m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tacoma Today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

Day, night, and twilight times in Tacoma 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 – 3:46 AM
Astro. Twilight3:46 AM – 4:36 AM
Nautical Twilight4:36 AM – 5:18 AM
Civil Twilight5:18 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 8:22 PM
Civil Twilight8:22 PM – 8:56 PM
Nautical Twilight8:56 PM – 9:39 PM
Astro. Twilight9:39 PM – 10:29 PM
Night10:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tacoma - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 15:53 AM8:22 PM14:29:13+2:571:07 PM (58.2°)93.684
May 25:51 AM8:23 PM14:32:09+2:561:07 PM (58.4°)93.708
May 35:49 AM8:25 PM14:35:03+2:541:07 PM (58.7°)93.731
May 45:48 AM8:26 PM14:37:56+2:521:06 PM (59.0°)93.754
May 55:46 AM8:27 PM14:40:47+2:501:06 PM (59.3°)93.777
May 65:45 AM8:29 PM14:43:36+2:491:06 PM (59.6°)93.800
May 75:43 AM8:30 PM14:46:23+2:471:06 PM (59.9°)93.822
* All times are local time for Tacoma. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

Scroll right to see more
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 Tacoma time.

Sun Articles

Today's Moon in Tacoma

The Moon's path in Tacoma 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

2:36 PM

Altitude

-4.2°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.3%

Moon in Tacoma - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 13:14 AM2:11 PM-8:38 AM(32.3°)232,06933.9%
May 23:47 AM3:23 PM-9:30 AM(36.6°)228,61423.2%
May 34:20 AM4:38 PM-10:24 AM(41.3°)225,64813.8%
May 44:53 AM5:56 PM-11:18 AM(46.2°)223,4956.4%
May 55:27 AM7:14 PM-12:15 PM(50.9°)222,4261.7%
May 66:05 AM8:31 PM-1:13 PM(55.0°)222,6080.1%
May 76:48 AM9:45 PM-2:13 PM(58.2°)224,0531.9%
* All times are local time for Tacoma. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Tacoma This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercurySun 6:12 AMSun 9:27 PMSun 1:50 PM
VenusSun 5:39 AMSun 7:24 PMSun 12:31 PM
MarsSun 10:29 PMMon 7:11 AMMon 2:50 AM
JupiterSun 2:52 PMMon 4:05 AMSun 9:28 PM
SaturnSun 10:58 PMMon 7:50 AMMon 3:24 AM
UranusSun 5:13 AMSun 6:27 PMSun 11:50 AM
NeptuneSun 3:55 AMSun 2:50 PMSun 9:23 AM
PlutoMon 1:15 AMMon 10:07 AMMon 5:41 AM
* All times are local time for Tacoma.

Read About Asteroids & Meteor Showers

Night Sky Articles