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Moon: 10.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 28, 2017 at 10:11:51 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:51 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 8:18 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 8:50 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 10:58 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 27 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

10:11 pm

Altitude

-21.7°

Heading

306° NW

Position

Night

Day length

13h 27m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 50s

Winter: +3h 32m

Summer: -56m 46s

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 – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:53 am
Nautical Twilight5:53 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:51 am
Daylight6:51 am – 8:18 pm
Civil Twilight8:18 pm – 8:45 pm
Nautical Twilight8:45 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:50 pm
Night9:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Atlanta - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 286:51 am8:18 pm13:27:11+1:501:34 pm (70.6°)93.604
Apr 296:50 am8:19 pm13:29:00+1:481:34 pm (70.9°)93.627
Apr 306:49 am8:20 pm13:30:48+1:481:34 pm (71.2°)93.651
May 16:48 am8:21 pm13:32:35+1:461:34 pm (71.5°)93.674
May 26:47 am8:21 pm13:34:21+1:451:34 pm (71.8°)93.696
May 36:46 am8:22 pm13:36:06+1:441:34 pm (72.1°)93.719
May 46:45 am8:23 pm13:37:49+1:431:34 pm (72.4°)93.741
* All times are local time for Atlanta. 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 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

10:11 pm

Altitude

8.0°

Heading

286° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.0%

Moon in Atlanta - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 288:50 am10:58 pm-3:52 pm(73.2°)223,9858.1%
Apr 299:44 am--4:52 pm(74.9°)225,72716.2%
Apr 30-12:02 am10:42 am5:52 pm(75.1°)228,26526.2%
May 1-1:01 am11:43 am6:50 pm(74.0°)231,30537.3%
May 2-1:54 am12:45 pm7:45 pm(71.7°)234,56248.7%
May 3-2:41 am1:46 pm8:37 pm(68.6°)237,79959.9%
May 4-3:22 am2:46 pm9:26 pm(64.9°)240,84570.2%
* 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, Fri, Apr 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:14 amSat 7:04 pmSat 12:39 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 4:59 amSat 5:12 pmSat 11:05 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 8:17 amFri 10:26 pmFri 3:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterFri 6:19 pmSat 5:57 amSat 12:08 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 11:56 pmSat 9:55 amSat 4:56 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 6:14 amSat 7:07 pmSat 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 4:25 amSat 3:50 pmSat 10:07 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Atlanta.

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