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

Moon: 89.4%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Feb 27, 2024 at 6:55:38 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:29 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:37 pm 260° West
Moonrise Today: 8:53 pm 100° East
Moonset Today: 7:50 am 264° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 9 minutes (+2m 45s)
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Today's Sun Position in Chicago

Time:6:55 pm
Altitude:-15.2°
Direction:273° W
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 11h 8m 39s (Feb 27, 2024)

2 minutes, 45 seconds longer than yesterday (Feb 26, 2024)

2 hours longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

4 hours, 5 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chicago Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:56 am
Astro. Twilight4:56 am – 5:28 am
Nautical Twilight5:28 am – 6:01 am
Civil Twilight6:01 am – 6:29 am
Daylight6:29 am – 5:37 pm
Civil Twilight5:37 pm – 6:05 pm
Nautical Twilight6:05 pm – 6:38 pm
Astro. Twilight6:38 pm – 7:10 pm
Night7:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 276:29 am5:37 pm11:08:39+2:4512:03 pm (39.8°)92.053
Feb 286:27 am5:39 pm11:11:25+2:4512:03 pm (40.2°)92.075
Feb 296:26 am5:40 pm11:14:11+2:4612:02 pm (40.6°)92.098
Mar 16:24 am5:41 pm11:16:58+2:4612:02 pm (40.9°)92.121
Mar 26:22 am5:42 pm11:19:45+2:4712:02 pm (41.3°)92.144
Mar 36:21 am5:43 pm11:22:32+2:4712:02 pm (41.7°)92.168
Mar 46:19 am5:45 pm11:25:20+2:4712:02 pm (42.1°)92.192
* All times are local time for Chicago. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Chicago

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 27-7:50 am8:53 pm1:56 am(44.7°)251,83393.2%
Feb 28-8:08 am9:55 pm2:35 am(38.9°)250,77487.5%
Feb 29-8:29 am11:00 pm3:17 am(33.4°)249,14580.3%
Mar 1-8:53 am-4:00 am(28.4°)246,91371.8%
Mar 212:07 am9:23 am-4:48 am(24.1°)244,08262.2%
Mar 31:15 am10:01 am-5:40 am(20.8°)240,71351.7%
Mar 42:22 am10:50 am-6:37 am(19.0°)236,94140.8%
* All times are local time for Chicago. 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 Chicago This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 27, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:38 amWed 5:37 pmWed 12:07 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusWed 5:29 amWed 3:28 pmWed 10:28 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 5:22 amWed 3:11 pmWed 10:17 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 9:02 amTue 10:51 pmTue 3:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:37 amWed 5:34 pmWed 12:05 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
UranusTue 9:22 amTue 11:37 pmTue 4:30 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:18 amTue 7:05 pmTue 1:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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