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Moon: 59.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 1:51:02 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:54 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 11:40 PM 71° East
Moonset Today: 12:33 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 49s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tucson

The Sun's altitude in Tucson 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

1:51 AM

Altitude

-42.3°

Heading

29° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 2m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 49s

Winter: +3h

Summer: -1h 13m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tucson Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Tucson 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 – 4:28 AM
Astro. Twilight4:28 AM – 4:59 AM
Nautical Twilight4:59 AM – 5:29 AM
Civil Twilight5:29 AM – 5:54 AM
Daylight5:54 AM – 6:57 PM
Civil Twilight6:57 PM – 7:22 PM
Nautical Twilight7:22 PM – 7:52 PM
Astro. Twilight7:52 PM – 8:23 PM
Night8:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tucson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 245:54 AM6:57 PM13:02:52−1:4912:26 PM (68.5°)93.962
Aug 255:55 AM6:56 PM13:01:02−1:5012:26 PM (68.2°)93.942
Aug 265:55 AM6:55 PM12:59:11−1:5012:25 PM (67.8°)93.922
Aug 275:56 AM6:53 PM12:57:20−1:5112:25 PM (67.5°)93.902
Aug 285:57 AM6:52 PM12:55:28−1:5112:25 PM (67.1°)93.881
Aug 295:57 AM6:51 PM12:53:36−1:5212:24 PM (66.8°)93.860
Aug 305:58 AM6:50 PM12:51:44−1:5212:24 PM (66.4°)93.839
* All times are local time for Tucson. 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 213:44 AM
* All times are local Tucson time.

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Today's Moon in Tucson

The Moon's path in Tucson 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

1:51 AM

Altitude

35.6°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

59.1%

Moon in Tucson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-12:33 PM11:40 PM5:40 AM(71.3°)229,63357.3%
Aug 25-1:36 PM-6:36 AM(74.0°)230,98045.4%
Aug 2612:31 AM2:36 PM-7:32 AM(75.6°)232,58433.9%
Aug 271:25 AM3:32 PM-8:28 AM(76.0°)234,37923.5%
Aug 282:21 AM4:23 PM-9:23 AM(75.2°)236,32814.6%
Aug 293:20 AM5:10 PM-10:17 AM(73.4°)238,4107.6%
Aug 304:18 AM5:52 PM-11:08 AM(70.7°)240,5982.8%
* All times are local time for Tucson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Tucson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:59 AMWed 7:52 PMWed 1:56 PMDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:35 AMWed 8:00 PMWed 1:48 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:46 PMWed 11:36 PMWed 6:41 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 7:51 AMWed 8:07 PMWed 1:59 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnWed 1:35 PMWed 11:51 PMWed 6:43 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 9:18 PMWed 10:06 AMWed 3:42 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 7:22 PMWed 6:43 AMWed 1:02 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Tucson.

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