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Moon: 61.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2017 at 12:41:29 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:16 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:52 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:42 pm 97° East
Moonset Today: 10:51 am 266° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 35 minutes (+1m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Aurora

The Sun's altitude in Aurora 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

12:41 pm

Altitude

27.3°

Heading

190° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 35m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 44s

Winter: +26m 35s

Summer: -5h 37m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Aurora Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Aurora 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 – 5:39 am
Astro. Twilight5:39 am – 6:12 am
Nautical Twilight6:12 am – 6:46 am
Civil Twilight6:46 am – 7:16 am
Daylight7:16 am – 4:52 pm
Civil Twilight4:52 pm – 5:22 pm
Nautical Twilight5:22 pm – 5:56 pm
Astro. Twilight5:56 pm – 6:29 pm
Night6:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Aurora - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 187:16 am4:52 pm9:35:07+1:4412:04 pm (27.9°)91.459
Jan 197:16 am4:53 pm9:36:54+1:4712:04 pm (28.1°)91.467
Jan 207:15 am4:54 pm9:38:44+1:5012:04 pm (28.3°)91.475
Jan 217:15 am4:55 pm9:40:37+1:5212:05 pm (28.5°)91.484
Jan 227:14 am4:56 pm9:42:32+1:5512:05 pm (28.8°)91.494
Jan 237:13 am4:58 pm9:44:30+1:5712:05 pm (29.0°)91.503
Jan 247:12 am4:59 pm9:46:31+2:0012:05 pm (29.2°)91.513
* All times are local time for Aurora. 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 Aurora time.

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Today's Moon in Aurora

The Moon's path in Aurora 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

12:41 pm

Altitude

-20.8°

Heading

284° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.1%

Moon in Aurora - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 18-10:51 am11:42 pm4:51 am(45.8°)246,63764.2%
Jan 19-11:20 am-5:35 am(41.8°)249,06754.4%
Jan 2012:40 am11:50 am-6:18 am(38.1°)250,71544.6%
Jan 211:36 am12:22 pm-7:02 am(34.8°)251,51735.1%
Jan 222:32 am12:57 pm-7:47 am(32.1°)251,48226.1%
Jan 233:27 am1:36 pm-8:33 am(30.1°)250,67818.0%
Jan 244:21 am2:20 pm-9:21 am(28.9°)249,23111.1%
* All times are local time for Aurora. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Aurora This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:41 amWed 3:00 pmWed 10:20 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:25 amWed 8:52 pmWed 3:08 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 9:44 amWed 9:26 pmWed 3:35 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 11:48 pmThu 10:58 amThu 5:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 4:53 amWed 2:10 pmWed 9:31 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 10:47 amWed 11:46 pmWed 5:17 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:16 amWed 8:19 pmWed 2:48 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Aurora.

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