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Moon: 29.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 16, 2017 at 6:19:45 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 8:22 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 1:46 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 3:54 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 22 minutes (-1m 50s)

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Today's Sun Position in Atlanta

The Sun's altitude in Atlanta 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

6:19 pm

Altitude

24.4°

Heading

270° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 22m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 50s

Winter: +3h 27m

Summer: -1h 1m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Atlanta Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Atlanta 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 – 5:29 am
Astro. Twilight5:29 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 8:22 pm
Civil Twilight8:22 pm – 8:48 pm
Nautical Twilight8:48 pm – 9:20 pm
Astro. Twilight9:20 pm – 9:52 pm
Night9:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Atlanta - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 167:00 am8:22 pm13:22:06−1:501:41 pm (69.7°)94.119
Aug 177:01 am8:21 pm13:20:15−1:511:41 pm (69.4°)94.102
Aug 187:01 am8:20 pm13:18:23−1:511:41 pm (69.1°)94.084
Aug 197:02 am8:19 pm13:16:31−1:521:41 pm (68.8°)94.066
Aug 207:03 am8:17 pm13:14:37−1:531:40 pm (68.4°)94.048
Aug 217:03 am8:16 pm13:12:43−1:541:40 pm (68.1°)94.029
Aug 227:04 am8:15 pm13:10:48−1:541:40 pm (67.8°)94.010
* All times are local time for Atlanta. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Atlanta on Aug 21

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Atlanta time.

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Today's Moon in Atlanta

The Moon's path in Atlanta 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

6:19 pm

Altitude

-24.9°

Heading

315° NW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

29.0%

Moon in Atlanta - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 161:46 am3:54 pm-8:48 am(73.4°)228,71533.3%
Aug 172:38 am4:57 pm-9:46 am(75.0°)227,80422.4%
Aug 183:35 am5:56 pm-10:46 am(75.3°)227,49913.1%
Aug 194:38 am6:51 pm-11:46 am(74.2°)227,9246.0%
Aug 205:42 am7:40 pm-12:44 pm(71.7°)229,1461.5%
Aug 216:48 am8:23 pm-1:39 pm(68.3°)231,1410.0%
Aug 227:53 am9:03 pm-2:31 pm(64.1°)233,7901.3%
* All times are local time for Atlanta. 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 Atlanta This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:29 amWed 8:49 pmWed 2:39 pmVery difficult to see
VenusWed 4:12 amWed 6:21 pmWed 11:17 amGood visibility
MarsWed 6:28 amWed 8:06 pmWed 1:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 11:24 amWed 10:53 pmWed 5:08 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:17 pmThu 2:17 amWed 9:17 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:10 pmThu 12:10 pmThu 5:40 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 9:12 pmThu 8:36 amThu 2:54 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Atlanta.

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