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Flag for Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 40.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 19, 2017 at 6:12:32 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:44 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 258° West


Moonset Today: 1:01 pm 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 45 minutes (-1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rio de Janeiro

The Sun's altitude in Rio de Janeiro 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

6:12 pm

Altitude

3.1°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 45m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 16s

Winter: +2h 1m

Summer: -47m 38s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rio de Janeiro Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rio de Janeiro 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 – 4:26 am
Astro. Twilight4:26 am – 4:53 am
Nautical Twilight4:53 am – 5:21 am
Civil Twilight5:21 am – 5:44 am
Daylight5:44 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:52 pm
Nautical Twilight6:52 pm – 7:19 pm
Astro. Twilight7:19 pm – 7:47 pm
Night7:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Feb 195:44 am6:29 pm12:45:21−1:1612:06 pm (78.1°)91.904
Feb 205:44 am6:28 pm12:44:04−1:1712:06 pm (77.7°)91.924
Feb 215:45 am6:27 pm12:42:46−1:1712:06 pm (77.4°)91.945
Feb 225:45 am6:27 pm12:41:28−1:1712:06 pm (77.0°)91.966
Feb 235:46 am6:26 pm12:40:10−1:1812:06 pm (76.6°)91.987
Feb 245:46 am6:25 pm12:38:52−1:1812:06 pm (76.3°)92.009
Feb 255:47 am6:24 pm12:37:33−1:1812:06 pm (75.9°)92.031
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Rio de Janeiro on Feb 26

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 12:00 midnight, and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 207:29 am
June SolsticeJun 211:24 am
September EquinoxSep 225:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 212:28 pm
* All times are local Rio de Janeiro time.

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Today's Moon in Rio de Janeiro

The Moon's path in Rio de Janeiro 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 2017 Moon Phases

6:12 pm

Altitude

-49.8°

Heading

191° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

40.1%

Moon in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 19-1:01 pm-6:20 am(83.2°)251,16344.7%
Feb 2012:23 am1:51 pm-7:06 am(84.9°)250,31135.1%
Feb 211:09 am2:41 pm-7:55 am(85.7°)248,66826.0%
Feb 221:58 am3:30 pm-8:44 am(85.6°)246,37217.7%
Feb 232:49 am4:17 pm-9:34 am(84.6°)243,62010.5%
Feb 243:43 am5:04 pm-10:25 am(82.5°)240,6434.9%
Feb 254:39 am5:49 pm-11:16 am(79.5°)237,6881.3%
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Rio de Janeiro This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Feb 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:53 amMon 5:57 pmMon 11:25 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:36 amSun 8:11 pmSun 2:23 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:04 amSun 8:46 pmSun 2:55 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 9:04 pmMon 9:32 amMon 3:18 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 12:53 amMon 2:15 pmMon 7:34 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 9:26 amSun 9:02 pmSun 3:14 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:31 amSun 7:01 pmSun 12:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro.

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