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Moon: 62.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2017 at 2:09:44 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:05 am 124° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:25 pm 236° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:47 pm 97° East
Moonset Today: 10:52 am 267° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 19 minutes (+2m 43s)

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Today's Sun Position in Leicester

The Sun's altitude in Leicester 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

2:09 pm

Altitude

12.9°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

8h 19m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 43s

Winter: +41m 53s

Summer: -8h 31m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Leicester Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Leicester 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 – 6:03 am
Astro. Twilight6:03 am – 6:43 am
Nautical Twilight6:43 am – 7:26 am
Civil Twilight7:26 am – 8:05 am
Daylight8:05 am – 4:25 pm
Civil Twilight4:25 pm – 5:04 pm
Nautical Twilight5:04 pm – 5:47 pm
Astro. Twilight5:47 pm – 6:28 pm
Night6:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 188:05 am4:25 pm8:19:42+2:4312:15 pm (17.0°)91.457
Jan 198:04 am4:27 pm8:22:30+2:4712:15 pm (17.2°)91.465
Jan 208:03 am4:29 pm8:25:22+2:5112:16 pm (17.4°)91.473
Jan 218:02 am4:30 pm8:28:17+2:5512:16 pm (17.6°)91.482
Jan 228:01 am4:32 pm8:31:17+2:5912:16 pm (17.9°)91.491
Jan 238:00 am4:34 pm8:34:20+3:0312:16 pm (18.1°)91.501
Jan 247:58 am4:36 pm8:37:27+3:0612:17 pm (18.3°)91.511
* All times are local time for Leicester. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:29 am
June SolsticeJun 215:24 am
September EquinoxSep 229:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:28 pm
* All times are local Leicester time.

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Today's Moon in Leicester

The Moon's path in Leicester 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

2:09 pm

Altitude

-28.5°

Heading

308° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

62.9%

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 18-10:52 am11:47 pm4:52 am(35.8°)245,94666.5%
Jan 19-11:14 am-5:35 am(31.7°)248,54656.8%
Jan 2012:51 am11:37 am-6:19 am(28.0°)250,39246.9%
Jan 211:55 am12:03 pm-7:02 am(24.6°)251,40137.3%
Jan 222:57 am12:31 pm-7:47 am(21.8°)251,56428.2%
Jan 233:57 am1:05 pm-8:33 am(19.6°)250,93719.9%
Jan 244:54 am1:44 pm-9:21 am(18.2°)249,63212.7%
* All times are local time for Leicester. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Leicester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:33 amWed 2:30 pmWed 10:32 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:45 amWed 8:54 pmWed 3:19 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 10:01 amWed 9:32 pmWed 3:46 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 12:12 amThu 10:58 amThu 5:35 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:44 amThu 1:37 pmThu 9:40 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 10:46 amThu 12:12 amWed 5:29 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:42 amWed 8:18 pmWed 3:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Leicester.

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