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Flag for USA Chicago, IL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 30.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 28, 2017 at 9:12:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:17 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:29 pm 303° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:31 am 77° East
Moonset Today: 11:56 pm 280° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 11 minutes (-27s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chicago

The Sun's altitude in Chicago 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

9:12 pm

Altitude

-7.3°

Heading

310° NW

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

15h 11m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -27s

Winter: +6h 4m

Summer: -1m 51s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chicago Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Chicago 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 – 3:06 am
Astro. Twilight3:06 am – 3:59 am
Nautical Twilight3:59 am – 4:43 am
Civil Twilight4:43 am – 5:17 am
Daylight5:17 am – 8:29 pm
Civil Twilight8:29 pm – 9:03 pm
Nautical Twilight9:03 pm – 9:48 pm
Astro. Twilight9:48 pm – 10:40 pm
Night10:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 285:17 am8:29 pm15:11:48−0:2712:53 pm (71.4°)94.500
Jun 295:18 am8:29 pm15:11:17−0:3112:54 pm (71.3°)94.502
Jun 305:18 am8:29 pm15:10:42−0:3412:54 pm (71.2°)94.504
Jul 15:19 am8:29 pm15:10:03−0:3812:54 pm (71.2°)94.505
Jul 25:19 am8:29 pm15:09:20−0:4212:54 pm (71.1°)94.506
Jul 35:20 am8:29 pm15:08:34−0:4612:54 pm (71.0°)94.506
Jul 45:21 am8:28 pm15:07:45−0:4912:55 pm (70.9°)94.506
* All times are local time for Chicago. 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 Chicago time.

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Today's Moon in Chicago

The Moon's path in Chicago 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

9:12 pm

Altitude

28.8°

Heading

252° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.4%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 2810:31 am11:56 pm-5:18 pm(56.0°)236,39828.8%
Jun 2911:35 am--6:06 pm(51.6°)240,30639.2%
Jun 30-12:28 am12:38 pm6:51 pm(47.3°)243,87249.7%
Jul 1-12:57 am1:38 pm7:36 pm(43.0°)246,90159.9%
Jul 2-1:26 am2:37 pm8:19 pm(39.0°)249,27469.5%
Jul 3-1:55 am3:35 pm9:03 pm(35.5°)250,94278.1%
Jul 4-2:26 am4:32 pm9:48 pm(32.5°)251,91385.6%
* All times are local time for Chicago. 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 Chicago This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jun 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:56 amThu 9:16 pmThu 1:36 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 2:45 amThu 4:52 pmThu 9:48 amGood visibility
MarsThu 5:55 amThu 9:05 pmThu 1:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 1:27 pmThu 1:01 amWed 7:14 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 7:14 pmThu 4:30 amWed 11:52 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:24 amThu 2:43 pmThu 8:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 11:46 pmThu 10:59 amThu 5:23 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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