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Moon: 87.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 21, 2018 at 5:10:49 am


Sunrise Today: 6:03 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:10 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 3:51 pm 106° East
Moonset Today: 3:28 am 253° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes

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Today's Sun Position in Quito

The Sun's altitude in Quito 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

5:10 am

Altitude

-14.1°

Heading

89° E

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 6m 26s

Change since

December Solstice: -1m 51s

June Solstice: -6s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Quito Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Quito 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 – 4:55 am
Astro. Twilight4:55 am – 5:19 am
Nautical Twilight5:19 am – 5:43 am
Civil Twilight5:43 am – 6:03 am
Daylight6:03 am – 6:10 pm
Civil Twilight6:10 pm – 6:30 pm
Nautical Twilight6:30 pm – 6:54 pm
Astro. Twilight6:54 pm – 7:18 pm
Night7:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Quito - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 216:03 am6:10 pm12:06:26< 1s12:07 pm (89.2°)93.320
Sep 226:03 am6:09 pm12:06:27< 1s12:06 pm (89.6°)93.294
Sep 236:03 am6:09 pm12:06:27< 1s12:06 pm (90.0°)93.268
Sep 246:02 am6:09 pm12:06:28< 1s12:05 pm (89.6°)93.241
Sep 256:02 am6:08 pm12:06:29< 1s12:05 pm (89.2°)93.215
Sep 266:02 am6:08 pm12:06:30< 1s12:05 pm (88.8°)93.189
Sep 276:01 am6:08 pm12:06:31< 1s12:04 pm (88.4°)93.163
* All times are local time for Quito. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 8:54 pm in Quito.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:15 am
June SolsticeJun 215:07 am
September EquinoxSep 228:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* All times are local Quito time.

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Today's Moon in Quito

The Moon's path in Quito 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 2018 Moon Phases

5:10 am

Altitude

-24.4°

Heading

252° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

87.5%

Moon in Quito - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 21-3:28 am3:51 pm10:03 pm(75.2°)250,22591.6%
Sep 22-4:14 am4:37 pm10:48 pm(78.8°)248,75396.2%
Sep 23-4:59 am5:21 pm11:32 pm(82.9°)246,93699.0%
Sep 24-5:43 am6:06 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 25-6:27 am6:51 pm12:17 am(87.5°)244,90699.8%
Sep 26-7:12 am7:36 pm1:01 am(87.8°)242,77598.5%
Sep 27-7:58 am8:24 pm1:47 am(83.0°)240,62194.9%
* All times are local time for Quito. 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 Quito This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:08 amFri 6:14 pmFri 12:11 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusFri 8:21 amFri 8:25 pmFri 2:23 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 2:33 pmSat 2:37 amFri 8:35 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 9:22 amFri 9:26 pmFri 3:24 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 12:20 pmSat 12:24 amFri 6:22 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:11 pmFri 8:14 amFri 2:12 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:13 pmSat 5:16 amFri 11:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Quito.

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