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Columbus, MO, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 83.2%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 26, 2020 at 11:44:10 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:36 am 106° East
Sunset Today: 6:21 pm 254° West
Moonrise Today: 4:34 pm 105° East
Moonset Today: 2:43 am 252° West
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 45 minutes (-2m 18s)
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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

Time:11:44 pm
Altitude:-59.2°
Direction:322° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 44m 38s (Oct 26, 2020)

2 minutes, 18 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 25, 2020)

1 hour, 18 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

4 hours, 8 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:07 am
Astro. Twilight6:07 am – 6:38 am
Nautical Twilight6:38 am – 7:09 am
Civil Twilight7:09 am – 7:36 am
Daylight7:36 am – 6:21 pm
Civil Twilight6:21 pm – 6:48 pm
Nautical Twilight6:48 pm – 7:20 pm
Astro. Twilight7:20 pm – 7:50 pm
Night7:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 267:36 am6:21 pm10:44:38−2:1812:59 pm (38.4°)92.388
Oct 277:37 am6:20 pm10:42:20−2:1712:59 pm (38.0°)92.362
Oct 287:39 am6:19 pm10:40:03−2:1612:59 pm (37.7°)92.337
Oct 297:40 am6:17 pm10:37:47−2:1512:59 pm (37.4°)92.312
Oct 307:41 am6:16 pm10:35:33−2:1412:59 pm (37.1°)92.288
Oct 317:42 am6:15 pm10:33:19−2:1312:59 pm (36.7°)92.264
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 16:43 am5:14 pm10:31:06−2:1211:59 am (36.4°)92.240
* All times are local time for Columbus. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Columbus

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 26-2:43 am4:34 pm10:05 pm(39.9°)249,46282.7%
Oct 27-3:43 am4:59 pm10:46 pm(44.9°)250,99389.5%
Oct 28-4:41 am5:23 pm11:27 pm(50.0°)251,97494.6%
Oct 29-5:39 am5:47 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 30-6:36 am6:11 pm12:07 am(55.1°)252,45498.1%
Oct 31-7:34 am6:37 pm12:48 am(60.1°)252,47999.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 1-7:33 am6:05 pm1:30 am(64.7°)252,07799.6%
* All times are local time for Columbus. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Oct 26, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:20 amTue 6:05 pmTue 12:42 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:41 amTue 4:58 pmTue 10:50 amGood visibility
MarsMon 5:41 pmTue 6:15 amMon 11:58 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:32 pmTue 11:02 pmTue 6:17 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 1:51 pmTue 11:30 pmTue 6:40 pmAverage visibility
UranusTue 6:25 pmWed 8:01 amWed 1:13 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 4:27 pmTue 3:54 amMon 10:11 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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