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Moon: 81.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 21, 2018 at 3:15:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 283° West


Moonrise Today: 3:09 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:46 am 248° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 38 minutes (-55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Kingston

The Sun's altitude in Kingston 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

3:15 pm

Altitude

45.0°

Heading

269° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 38m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -55s

Winter: +1h 35m

Summer: -33m 57s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kingston Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Kingston 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 – 4:35 am
Astro. Twilight4:35 am – 5:02 am
Nautical Twilight5:02 am – 5:28 am
Civil Twilight5:28 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:51 pm
Nautical Twilight6:51 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 7:44 pm
Night7:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kingston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 215:50 am6:29 pm12:38:33−0:5512:10 pm (84.0°)94.032
Aug 225:51 am6:28 pm12:37:38−0:5512:09 pm (83.6°)94.012
Aug 235:51 am6:27 pm12:36:42−0:5512:09 pm (83.3°)93.992
Aug 245:51 am6:27 pm12:35:46−0:5612:09 pm (83.0°)93.972
Aug 255:51 am6:26 pm12:34:49−0:5612:09 pm (82.6°)93.952
Aug 265:51 am6:25 pm12:33:53−0:5612:08 pm (82.3°)93.932
Aug 275:52 am6:24 pm12:32:56−0:5712:08 pm (81.9°)93.911
* All times are local time for Kingston. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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 Kingston time.

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Today's Moon in Kingston

The Moon's path in Kingston 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

3:15 pm

Altitude

0.8°

Heading

112° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.7%

Moon in Kingston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 21-1:46 am3:09 pm8:52 pm(50.7°)251,56883.4%
Aug 22-2:34 am3:57 pm9:40 pm(51.1°)252,08390.0%
Aug 23-3:23 am4:43 pm10:27 pm(52.6°)252,00495.1%
Aug 24-4:13 am5:27 pm11:14 pm(54.9°)251,41598.4%
Aug 25-5:03 am6:08 pm11:59 pm(58.0°)250,40299.9%
Aug 26-5:53 am6:48 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 27-6:43 am7:27 pm12:44 am(61.7°)249,03699.4%
* All times are local time for Kingston. 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 Kingston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Aug 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:40 amTue 5:25 pmTue 11:02 amDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:04 amTue 8:49 pmTue 2:57 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 4:50 pmWed 3:39 amTue 10:14 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 11:20 amTue 10:41 pmTue 5:01 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 2:47 pmWed 1:48 amTue 8:17 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 9:49 pmWed 10:23 amWed 4:06 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 7:20 pmWed 7:06 amWed 1:13 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kingston.

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