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Quito, Ecuador — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 2.3%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Sep 18, 2020 at 10:10:45 am
Sunrise Today: 6:04 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 6:11 pm 271° West
Moonrise Today: 7:10 am 90° East
Moonset Today: 7:35 pm 267° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes
Location of QuitoLocation

Today's Sun Position in Quito

Time:10:10 am
Altitude:60.7°
Direction:86° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 6m 24s (Sep 18, 2020)

1 minute, 53 seconds shorter than December Solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

8 seconds shorter than June Solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Quito Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:56 am
Astro. Twilight4:56 am – 5:20 am
Nautical Twilight5:20 am – 5:44 am
Civil Twilight5:44 am – 6:04 am
Daylight6:04 am – 6:11 pm
Civil Twilight6:11 pm – 6:31 pm
Nautical Twilight6:31 pm – 6:55 pm
Astro. Twilight6:55 pm – 7:19 pm
Night7:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Quito - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 186:04 am6:11 pm12:06:24< 1s12:07 pm (88.3°)93.390
Sep 196:04 am6:10 pm12:06:25< 1s12:07 pm (88.7°)93.365
Sep 206:04 am6:10 pm12:06:26< 1s12:07 pm (89.1°)93.338
Sep 216:03 am6:10 pm12:06:26< 1s12:06 pm (89.4°)93.312
Sep 226:03 am6:09 pm12:06:27< 1s12:06 pm (89.8°)93.286
Sep 236:02 am6:09 pm12:06:28< 1s12:06 pm (89.8°)93.259
Sep 246:02 am6:09 pm12:06:29< 1s12:05 pm (89.4°)93.232
* 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 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 8:30 am in Quito.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Quito

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Quito - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 187:10 am7:35 pm-1:23 pm(88.7°)223,1432.8%
Sep 198:03 am8:29 pm-2:16 pm(82.2°)223,9398.3%
Sep 208:57 am9:23 pm-3:10 pm(76.4°)225,76716.4%
Sep 219:52 am10:19 pm-4:06 pm(71.5°)228,38126.3%
Sep 2210:49 am11:17 pm-5:02 pm(67.9°)231,48937.4%
Sep 2311:46 am--6:00 pm(65.9°)234,80648.8%
Sep 24-12:14 am12:43 pm6:57 pm(65.4°)238,09059.9%
* 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 18, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:27 amFri 7:33 pmFri 1:30 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 3:23 amFri 3:28 pmFri 9:25 amGood visibility
MarsFri 8:06 pmSat 8:08 amSat 2:07 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:34 pmSat 1:38 amFri 7:36 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 2:08 pmSat 2:11 amFri 8:10 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:50 pmSat 8:52 amSat 2:51 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 5:41 pmSat 5:43 amFri 11:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Quito.

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