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Flag for USA Columbia, SC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 19.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 24, 2017 at 5:44:54 am


Sunrise Today: 7:36 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 6:39 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 11:48 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:17 pm 246° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 57s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbia

The Sun's altitude in Columbia 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

5:44 am

Altitude

-23.8°

Heading

88° E

Position

Night

Day length

11h 2m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 57s

Winter: +1h 8m

Summer: -3h 22m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbia Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Columbia 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 – 6:13 am
Astro. Twilight6:13 am – 6:42 am
Nautical Twilight6:42 am – 7:11 am
Civil Twilight7:11 am – 7:36 am
Daylight7:36 am – 6:39 pm
Civil Twilight6:39 pm – 7:04 pm
Nautical Twilight7:04 pm – 7:34 pm
Astro. Twilight7:34 pm – 8:03 pm
Night8:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 247:36 am6:39 pm11:02:21−1:571:08 pm (44.0°)92.446
Oct 257:37 am6:38 pm11:00:24−1:561:08 pm (43.7°)92.420
Oct 267:38 am6:37 pm10:58:29−1:551:08 pm (43.3°)92.394
Oct 277:39 am6:36 pm10:56:34−1:541:07 pm (43.0°)92.369
Oct 287:40 am6:35 pm10:54:39−1:541:07 pm (42.7°)92.344
Oct 297:41 am6:34 pm10:52:46−1:531:07 pm (42.3°)92.318
Oct 307:42 am6:33 pm10:50:54−1:521:07 pm (42.0°)92.294
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Columbia time.

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Today's Moon in Columbia

The Moon's path in Columbia 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

5:44 am

Altitude

-69.8°

Heading

47° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

19.2%

Moon in Columbia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 2411:48 am10:17 pm-5:03 pm(35.9°)251,73322.8%
Oct 2512:37 pm11:05 pm-5:51 pm(35.6°)251,51031.4%
Oct 261:24 pm11:55 pm-6:39 pm(36.2°)250,47340.8%
Oct 272:08 pm--7:27 pm(37.7°)248,61350.6%
Oct 28-12:48 am2:48 pm8:14 pm(40.1°)245,98960.5%
Oct 29-1:44 am3:27 pm9:02 pm(43.3°)242,73770.3%
Oct 30-2:41 am4:04 pm9:49 pm(47.2°)239,07079.5%
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 Columbia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Oct 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:28 amTue 7:06 pmTue 1:47 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 6:06 amTue 5:53 pmTue 12:00 noonFairly good visibility
MarsTue 5:13 amTue 5:21 pmTue 11:17 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 7:45 amTue 6:46 pmTue 1:15 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnTue 11:46 amTue 9:42 pmTue 4:44 pmAverage visiblity
UranusTue 6:19 pmWed 7:15 amWed 12:47 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 4:23 pmWed 3:43 amTue 10:03 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbia.

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