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

Moon: 90.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 23, 2019 at 12:23:18 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:11 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:54 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 8:11 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 9:04 am 286° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 42 minutes (+1m 57s)

Location of ChicagoLocation

Today's Sun Position in Chicago

Time:12:23 pm
Altitude:28.6°
Direction:186° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 42m 57s (Jan 23, 2019)

1 minute, 57 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 22, 2019)

35 minutes, 11 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

5 hours, 30 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chicago Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:33 am
Astro. Twilight5:33 am – 6:06 am
Nautical Twilight6:06 am – 6:40 am
Civil Twilight6:40 am – 7:11 am
Daylight7:11 am – 4:54 pm
Civil Twilight4:54 pm – 5:24 pm
Nautical Twilight5:24 pm – 5:58 pm
Astro. Twilight5:58 pm – 6:31 pm
Night6:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 237:11 am4:54 pm9:42:57+1:5712:02 pm (28.8°)91.491
Jan 247:10 am4:55 pm9:44:57+1:5912:02 pm (29.0°)91.501
Jan 257:09 am4:56 pm9:46:59+2:0212:02 pm (29.2°)91.512
Jan 267:08 am4:57 pm9:49:03+2:0412:03 pm (29.5°)91.522
Jan 277:07 am4:59 pm9:51:10+2:0612:03 pm (29.8°)91.534
Jan 287:07 am5:00 pm9:53:19+2:0812:03 pm (30.0°)91.546
Jan 297:06 am5:01 pm9:55:30+2:1112:03 pm (30.3°)91.558
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 23-9:04 am8:11 pm2:05 am(61.0°)223,38293.3%
Jan 24-9:39 am9:24 pm3:00 am(56.0°)225,68685.7%
Jan 25-10:11 am10:35 pm3:53 am(50.6°)228,78876.2%
Jan 26-10:42 am11:43 pm4:43 am(45.2°)232,34965.5%
Jan 27-11:12 am-5:32 am(40.1°)236,04954.4%
Jan 2812:50 am11:43 am-6:20 am(35.6°)239,62143.5%
Jan 291:54 am12:17 pm-7:08 am(31.7°)242,87333.1%
* 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, Wed, Jan 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:08 amWed 4:24 pmWed 11:46 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:57 amWed 1:33 pmWed 8:45 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 10:10 amWed 11:00 pmWed 4:35 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 4:03 amWed 1:18 pmWed 8:40 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:03 amWed 3:17 pmWed 10:40 amDifficult to see
UranusWed 10:45 amThu 12:06 amWed 5:26 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:06 amWed 8:21 pmWed 2:43 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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