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Moon: 97.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 23, 2018 at 8:28:07 am


Sunrise Today: 7:41 am 107° East
Sunset Today: 5:54 pm 252° West


Moonrise Today: 5:57 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 5:48 am 270° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 13 minutes (-3m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Reading

The Sun's altitude in Reading 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

8:28 am

Altitude

6.0°

Heading

117° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 13m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 44s

Winter: +2h 22m

Summer: -6h 24m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Reading Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Reading 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 – 5:49 am
Astro. Twilight5:49 am – 6:28 am
Nautical Twilight6:28 am – 7:07 am
Civil Twilight7:07 am – 7:41 am
Daylight7:41 am – 5:54 pm
Civil Twilight5:54 pm – 6:28 pm
Nautical Twilight6:28 pm – 7:07 pm
Astro. Twilight7:07 pm – 7:45 pm
Night7:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Reading - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 237:41 am5:54 pm10:13:04−3:4412:48 pm (27.1°)92.481
Oct 247:43 am5:52 pm10:09:20−3:4312:48 pm (26.8°)92.455
Oct 257:44 am5:50 pm10:05:37−3:4212:47 pm (26.4°)92.430
Oct 267:46 am5:48 pm10:01:55−3:4112:47 pm (26.1°)92.405
Oct 277:48 am5:46 pm9:58:14−3:4012:47 pm (25.7°)92.380
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 286:50 am4:44 pm9:54:35−3:3911:47 am (25.4°)92.356
Oct 296:51 am4:42 pm9:50:56−3:3811:47 am (25.1°)92.331
* All times are local time for Reading. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 am
September EquinoxSep 232:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:23 pm
* All times are local Reading time.

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Today's Moon in Reading

The Moon's path in Reading 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

8:28 am

Altitude

-23.2°

Heading

303° NW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.7%

Moon in Reading - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 23-5:48 am5:57 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 24-6:59 am6:19 pm12:22 am(41.7°)240,29899.2%
Oct 25-8:13 am6:44 pm1:09 am(46.5°)237,78399.7%
Oct 26-9:27 am7:14 pm1:59 am(50.9°)235,53497.7%
Oct 27-10:42 am7:49 pm2:51 am(54.7°)233,65193.2%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 28-10:54 am7:33 pm2:47 am(57.5°)232,18086.4%
Oct 29-11:59 am8:28 pm3:44 am(59.1°)231,11777.4%
* All times are local time for Reading. 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 Reading This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Oct 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:44 amTue 6:21 pmTue 2:03 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:40 amTue 5:15 pmTue 12:57 pmNot visible
MarsTue 3:50 pmWed 12:40 amTue 8:15 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 10:10 amTue 6:57 pmTue 2:33 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnTue 1:17 pmTue 9:11 pmTue 5:14 pmAverage visiblity
UranusTue 5:49 pmWed 7:48 amWed 12:49 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 4:31 pmWed 3:23 amTue 9:57 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Reading.

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