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Moon: 32.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2016 at 5:26:13 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:44 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:14 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 3:59 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 3 minutes (-2m 28s)

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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

5:26 AM

Altitude

-2.1°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

15h 3m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 28s

Winter: +6h 34m

Summer: -52m 43s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tacoma Today

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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 – 3:24 AM
Astro. Twilight3:24 AM – 4:21 AM
Nautical Twilight4:21 AM – 5:08 AM
Civil Twilight5:08 AM – 5:44 AM
Daylight5:44 AM – 8:47 PM
Civil Twilight8:47 PM – 9:24 PM
Nautical Twilight9:24 PM – 10:10 PM
Astro. Twilight10:10 PM – 11:07 PM
Night11:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tacoma - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 285:44 AM8:47 PM15:03:16−2:281:16 PM (61.5°)94.383
Jul 295:45 AM8:46 PM15:00:45−2:311:16 PM (61.2°)94.373
Jul 305:47 AM8:45 PM14:58:11−2:331:16 PM (61.0°)94.362
Jul 315:48 AM8:43 PM14:55:35−2:361:16 PM (60.8°)94.351
Aug 15:49 AM8:42 PM14:52:57−2:381:16 PM (60.5°)94.340
Aug 25:50 AM8:41 PM14:50:16−2:401:16 PM (60.2°)94.327
Aug 35:52 AM8:39 PM14:47:34−2:421:16 PM (60.0°)94.315
* All times are local time for Tacoma. 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 199:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 203:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 227:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 212:44 AM
* All times are local Tacoma time.

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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

5:26 AM

Altitude

39.9°

Heading

116° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

32.5%

Moon in Tacoma - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 281:14 AM3:59 PM-8:32 AM(57.1°)229,92631.1%
Jul 291:57 AM5:06 PM-9:28 AM(59.5°)230,54720.7%
Jul 302:46 AM6:07 PM-10:26 AM(60.7°)231,60612.0%
Jul 313:41 AM7:02 PM-11:23 AM(60.6°)233,1315.5%
Aug 14:42 AM7:49 PM-12:18 PM(59.4°)235,1131.5%
Aug 25:46 AM8:29 PM-1:12 PM(57.1°)237,4860.1%
Aug 36:52 AM9:04 PM-2:02 PM(54.1°)240,1291.2%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Tacoma This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:35 AMThu 9:43 PMThu 2:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 6:58 AMThu 9:31 PMThu 2:15 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 4:06 PMFri 12:39 AMThu 8:23 PMGood visibility
JupiterThu 9:50 AMThu 10:34 PMThu 4:12 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 4:46 PMFri 1:44 AMThu 9:15 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:33 PMThu 12:56 PMThu 6:15 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 10:10 PMThu 9:04 AMThu 3:37 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Tacoma.

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