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Abilene, TX, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 54.6%
Third Quarter

Current Time: Oct 20, 2019 at 9:48:10 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:46 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 pm 258° West


Moonset Today: 2:02 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 14 minutes (-1m 52s)

Location of AbileneLocation

Today's Sun Position in Abilene

Time:9:48 pm
Altitude:-36.0°
Direction:281° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 14m 44s (Oct 20, 2019)

1 minute, 52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 19, 2019)

1 hour, 13 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 2 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Abilene Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:24 am
Astro. Twilight6:24 am – 6:52 am
Nautical Twilight6:52 am – 7:21 am
Civil Twilight7:21 am – 7:46 am
Daylight7:46 am – 7:00 pm
Civil Twilight7:00 pm – 7:25 pm
Nautical Twilight7:25 pm – 7:54 pm
Astro. Twilight7:54 pm – 8:22 pm
Night8:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Abilene - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 207:46 am7:00 pm11:14:14−1:521:23 pm (47.1°)92.561
Oct 217:47 am6:59 pm11:12:22−1:521:23 pm (46.8°)92.536
Oct 227:47 am6:58 pm11:10:30−1:511:23 pm (46.4°)92.511
Oct 237:48 am6:57 pm11:08:39−1:511:23 pm (46.1°)92.485
Oct 247:49 am6:56 pm11:06:49−1:501:23 pm (45.7°)92.460
Oct 257:50 am6:55 pm11:04:59−1:491:22 pm (45.4°)92.435
Oct 267:51 am6:54 pm11:03:09−1:491:22 pm (45.0°)92.410
* All times are local time for Abilene. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Abilene

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Abilene - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 20-2:02 pm-6:44 am(80.3°)236,14261.4%
Oct 2112:24 am2:54 pm-7:41 am(79.4°)233,28550.1%
Oct 221:27 am3:43 pm-8:38 am(77.0°)230,49738.5%
Oct 232:34 am4:26 pm-9:34 am(73.2°)227,98927.3%
Oct 243:42 am5:07 pm-10:28 am(68.3°)226,00417.2%
Oct 254:51 am5:45 pm-11:22 am(62.6°)224,7908.9%
Oct 266:00 am6:22 pm-12:15 pm(56.5°)224,5463.2%
* All times are local time for Abilene. 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 Abilene This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Oct 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:50 amMon 8:01 pmMon 2:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:14 amMon 7:53 pmMon 2:34 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 6:29 amMon 6:15 pmMon 12:22 pmDifficult to see
JupiterSun 12:04 pmSun 10:04 pmSun 5:04 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:45 pmSun 11:47 pmSun 6:46 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 7:13 pmTue 8:22 amTue 1:48 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 5:07 pmMon 4:38 amSun 10:52 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Abilene.

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