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

Moon: 59.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2019 at 9:43:09 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:18 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:59 pm 85° East
Moonset Today: 11:54 am 272° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 42 minutes (-1m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chicago

Time:9:43 pm
Altitude:-13.7°
Direction:314° NW
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 42m 35s (Jul 23, 2019)

1 minute, 46 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 22, 2019)

5 hours, 34 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

31 minutes, 4 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chicago Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:35 am
Astro. Twilight3:35 am – 4:22 am
Nautical Twilight4:22 am – 5:02 am
Civil Twilight5:02 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 8:18 pm
Civil Twilight8:18 pm – 8:50 pm
Nautical Twilight8:50 pm – 9:31 pm
Astro. Twilight9:31 pm – 10:17 pm
Night10:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 235:35 am8:18 pm14:42:35−1:4612:57 pm (68.1°)94.438
Jul 245:36 am8:17 pm14:40:46−1:4912:57 pm (67.9°)94.430
Jul 255:37 am8:16 pm14:38:54−1:5112:57 pm (67.7°)94.422
Jul 265:38 am8:15 pm14:37:00−1:5412:57 pm (67.5°)94.414
Jul 275:39 am8:14 pm14:35:04−1:5612:57 pm (67.3°)94.405
Jul 285:40 am8:13 pm14:33:05−1:5812:57 pm (67.0°)94.396
Jul 295:41 am8:12 pm14:31:05−2:0012:57 pm (66.8°)94.386
* All times are local time for Chicago. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Chicago

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-11:54 am11:59 pm5:40 am(47.5°)249,94665.5%
Jul 24-12:54 pm-6:22 am(52.3°)247,83655.8%
Jul 2512:25 am1:55 pm-7:05 am(56.9°)245,01845.7%
Jul 2612:53 am2:59 pm-7:51 am(61.3°)241,60835.4%
Jul 271:26 am4:05 pm-8:41 am(65.1°)237,80325.4%
Jul 282:05 am5:11 pm-9:35 am(68.0°)233,87216.2%
Jul 292:52 am6:16 pm-10:32 am(69.8°)230,1438.5%
* All times are local time for Chicago. 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 Chicago This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:30 amWed 7:33 pmWed 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 5:06 amWed 8:01 pmWed 12:33 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 6:41 amWed 8:59 pmWed 1:50 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterTue 5:02 pmWed 2:16 amTue 9:39 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 7:16 pmWed 4:31 amTue 11:53 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:09 amWed 1:50 pmWed 7:00 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 10:20 pmWed 9:44 amWed 4:02 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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