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Galway, Ireland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 14.9%
Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 28, 2020 at 12:39:31 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:18 am 84° East
Sunset Today: 7:04 pm 277° West


Moonrise Today: 8:07 am 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:35 pm 299° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 46 minutes (+4m 13s)

Location of GalwayLocation

Today's Sun Position in Galway

Time:12:39 pm
Altitude:40.0°
Direction:179° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 46m 22s (Mar 28, 2020)

4 minutes, 13 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 27, 2020)

5 hours, 15 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

4 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Galway Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:16 am
Astro. Twilight4:16 am – 5:01 am
Nautical Twilight5:01 am – 5:43 am
Civil Twilight5:43 am – 6:18 am
Daylight6:18 am – 7:04 pm
Civil Twilight7:04 pm – 7:40 pm
Nautical Twilight7:40 pm – 8:22 pm
Astro. Twilight8:22 pm – 9:07 pm
Night9:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Galway - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 286:18 am7:04 pm12:46:22+4:1312:41 pm (40.0°)92.798
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 297:16 am8:06 pm12:50:35+4:131:40 pm (40.4°)92.824
Mar 307:13 am8:08 pm12:54:48+4:121:40 pm (40.8°)92.850
Mar 317:11 am8:10 pm12:59:01+4:121:40 pm (41.2°)92.876
Apr 17:08 am8:12 pm13:03:13+4:121:39 pm (41.6°)92.902
Apr 27:06 am8:13 pm13:07:25+4:111:39 pm (42.0°)92.928
Apr 37:04 am8:15 pm13:11:36+4:111:39 pm (42.3°)92.955
* All times are local time for Galway. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 1:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Galway

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Galway - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 288:07 am11:35 pm-3:43 pm(52.2°)249,15215.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 299:29 am--5:30 pm(55.7°)246,96323.7%
Mar 30-1:45 am9:58 am6:20 pm(58.3°)244,21932.9%
Mar 31-2:53 am10:36 am7:12 pm(59.7°)240,96843.1%
Apr 1-3:54 am11:25 am8:08 pm(59.9°)237,32354.0%
Apr 2-4:47 am12:28 pm9:04 pm(58.5°)233,47865.0%
Apr 3-5:30 am1:42 pm10:01 pm(55.7°)229,70475.7%
* All times are local time for Galway. 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 Galway This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Mar 28, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:49 amSat 4:17 pmSat 11:03 amVery difficult to see
VenusSat 7:18 amSat 11:52 pmSat 3:34 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 5:14 amSun 1:11 pmSun 9:12 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 4:53 amSun 12:49 pmSun 8:51 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 5:11 amSun 1:24 pmSun 9:18 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 7:08 amSat 9:35 pmSat 2:21 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSat 5:57 amSat 5:07 pmSat 11:32 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Galway.

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