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Moon: 12.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 29, 2017 at 4:53:04 am


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 8:18 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 9:51 am 68° East


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 24 minutes (+1m 43s)

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Today's Sun Position in Abilene

The Sun's altitude in Abilene 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

4:53 am

Altitude

-23.5°

Heading

53° NE

Position

Night

Day length

13h 24m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 43s

Winter: +3h 23m

Summer: -52m 3s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Abilene Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Abilene 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 – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:27 am
Civil Twilight6:27 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 8:18 pm
Civil Twilight8:18 pm – 8:45 pm
Nautical Twilight8:45 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:48 pm
Night9:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Abilene - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:53 am8:18 pm13:24:56+1:431:36 pm (72.3°)93.628
Apr 306:52 am8:19 pm13:26:39+1:421:36 pm (72.6°)93.652
May 16:52 am8:20 pm13:28:20+1:411:35 pm (72.9°)93.675
May 26:51 am8:21 pm13:30:01+1:401:35 pm (73.2°)93.697
May 36:50 am8:21 pm13:31:40+1:391:35 pm (73.4°)93.720
May 46:49 am8:22 pm13:33:19+1:381:35 pm (73.7°)93.742
May 56:48 am8:23 pm13:34:56+1:371:35 pm (74.0°)93.764
* All times are local time for Abilene. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 am
* All times are local Abilene time.

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Today's Moon in Abilene

The Moon's path in Abilene 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

4:53 am

Altitude

-39.6°

Heading

8° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.4%

Moon in Abilene - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 299:51 am--4:56 pm(76.2°)225,82116.6%
Apr 30-12:04 am10:49 am5:56 pm(76.4°)228,38626.7%
May 1-1:02 am11:50 am6:54 pm(75.3°)231,44137.8%
May 2-1:55 am12:51 pm7:49 pm(73.0°)234,70249.2%
May 3-2:42 am1:52 pm8:41 pm(69.8°)237,93460.3%
May 4-3:24 am2:52 pm9:29 pm(66.1°)240,96970.6%
May 5-4:01 am3:49 pm10:16 pm(62.0°)243,70379.7%
* All times are local time for Abilene. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Sat, Apr 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:16 amSat 7:04 pmSat 12:41 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 5:00 amSat 5:13 pmSat 11:07 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 8:20 amSat 10:24 pmSat 3:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 6:15 pmSun 5:54 amSun 12:05 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 11:54 pmSat 9:59 amSat 4:57 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 6:16 amSat 7:07 pmSat 12:42 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 4:25 amSat 3:52 pmSat 10:09 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Abilene.

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