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Flag for USA Atlanta, GA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 36.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 20, 2018 at 6:59:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:33 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:35 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:44 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 1:01 am 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 1 minute (+1m 19s)

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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

6:59 pm

Altitude

18.0°

Heading

283° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 1m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 19s

Winter: +4h 7m

Summer: -22m 2s

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 – 4:55 am
Astro. Twilight4:55 am – 5:31 am
Nautical Twilight5:31 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:33 am
Daylight6:33 am – 8:35 pm
Civil Twilight8:35 pm – 9:03 pm
Nautical Twilight9:03 pm – 9:37 pm
Astro. Twilight9:37 pm – 10:13 pm
Night10:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Atlanta - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 206:33 am8:35 pm14:01:54+1:191:34 pm (76.3°)94.068
May 216:32 am8:35 pm14:03:12+1:171:34 pm (76.5°)94.086
May 226:32 am8:36 pm14:04:28+1:151:34 pm (76.7°)94.103
May 236:31 am8:37 pm14:05:41+1:131:34 pm (76.9°)94.120
May 246:31 am8:38 pm14:06:53+1:111:34 pm (77.1°)94.137
May 256:30 am8:38 pm14:08:03+1:091:34 pm (77.3°)94.153
May 266:30 am8:39 pm14:09:10+1:071:34 pm (77.4°)94.169
* All times are local time for Atlanta. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:59 pm

Altitude

72.9°

Heading

188° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

36.6%

Moon in Atlanta - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 20-1:01 am11:44 am6:50 pm(73.0°)229,35236.5%
May 21-1:49 am12:50 pm7:45 pm(69.5°)231,48348.2%
May 22-2:32 am1:55 pm8:36 pm(65.2°)233,81859.7%
May 23-3:11 am2:58 pm9:26 pm(60.5°)236,22270.5%
May 24-3:47 am3:59 pm10:13 pm(55.6°)238,60880.0%
May 25-4:21 am4:59 pm11:00 pm(50.8°)240,92487.9%
May 26-4:54 am5:58 pm11:46 pm(46.4°)243,14393.9%
* All times are local time for Atlanta. 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 Atlanta This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:44 amSun 7:05 pmSun 12:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:34 amSun 11:07 pmSun 3:50 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 1:00 amMon 11:00 amMon 6:00 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:22 pmMon 6:00 amMon 12:41 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:19 pmMon 9:16 amMon 4:17 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 5:02 amMon 6:06 pmMon 11:34 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 3:07 amMon 2:36 pmMon 8:52 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Atlanta.

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