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Moon: 61.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 2:04:34 am


Sunrise Today: 6:46 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:45 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:08 pm 90° East
Moonset Today: 12:36 am 267° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 58 minutes (-39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Torrance

The Sun's altitude in Torrance 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

2:04 am

Altitude

-57.6°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 58m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -39s

Winter: +4m

Summer: -4h 26m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Torrance Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Torrance 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 – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:19 am
Civil Twilight6:19 am – 6:46 am
Daylight6:46 am – 4:45 pm
Civil Twilight4:45 pm – 5:12 pm
Nautical Twilight5:12 pm – 5:43 pm
Astro. Twilight5:43 pm – 6:14 pm
Night6:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Torrance - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 86:46 am4:45 pm9:58:10−0:3911:46 am (33.4°)91.554
Dec 96:47 am4:45 pm9:57:34−0:3611:46 am (33.3°)91.542
Dec 106:48 am4:45 pm9:57:00−0:3311:47 am (33.2°)91.530
Dec 116:49 am4:45 pm9:56:30−0:3011:47 am (33.1°)91.519
Dec 126:49 am4:45 pm9:56:02−0:2711:47 am (33.0°)91.509
Dec 136:50 am4:46 pm9:55:38−0:2411:48 am (33.0°)91.499
Dec 146:51 am4:46 pm9:55:16−0:2111:48 am (32.9°)91.490
* All times are local time for Torrance. 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 Torrance time.

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Today's Moon in Torrance

The Moon's path in Torrance 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

2:04 am

Altitude

-18.3°

Heading

280° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.5%

Moon in Torrance - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-12:36 am1:08 pm7:21 pm(57.1°)229,80869.2%
Dec 9-1:41 am1:47 pm8:14 pm(61.8°)226,80279.6%
Dec 10-2:47 am2:29 pm9:09 pm(66.4°)224,44688.6%
Dec 11-3:55 am3:14 pm10:07 pm(70.3°)223,03795.2%
Dec 12-5:05 am4:05 pm11:07 pm(73.1°)222,79699.1%
Dec 13-6:14 am5:01 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:19 am6:01 pm12:09 am(74.6°)223,81499.7%
* All times are local time for Torrance. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Torrance This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 8, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:26 amThu 6:05 pmThu 1:15 pmAverage visiblity
VenusThu 9:58 amThu 7:59 pmThu 2:58 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 11:00 amThu 9:41 pmThu 4:21 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 2:05 amThu 1:36 pmThu 7:51 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 6:52 amThu 4:53 pmThu 11:53 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusThu 1:36 pmFri 2:20 amThu 7:58 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 11:48 amThu 11:03 pmThu 5:25 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Torrance.

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