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Columbia, MO, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 63.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 20, 2019 at 3:42:29 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 pm 272° West


Moonrise Today: 11:03 pm 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:56 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (-2m 30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbia

Time:3:42 pm
Altitude:37.4°
Direction:234° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 14m 49s (Sep 20, 2019)

2 minutes, 30 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 19, 2019)

2 hours, 48 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 39 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 7:09 pm
Civil Twilight7:09 pm – 7:36 pm
Nautical Twilight7:36 pm – 8:07 pm
Astro. Twilight8:07 pm – 8:39 pm
Night8:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbia - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 206:54 am7:09 pm12:14:49−2:301:02 pm (52.1°)93.356
Sep 216:55 am7:08 pm12:12:18−2:301:02 pm (51.7°)93.330
Sep 226:56 am7:06 pm12:09:48−2:301:02 pm (51.3°)93.305
Sep 236:57 am7:04 pm12:07:17−2:301:01 pm (50.9°)93.280
Sep 246:58 am7:03 pm12:04:46−2:301:01 pm (50.5°)93.254
Sep 256:59 am7:01 pm12:02:15−2:301:00 pm (50.1°)93.228
Sep 267:00 am7:00 pm11:59:44−2:301:00 pm (49.7°)93.202
* All times are local time for Columbia. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 2:50 am in Columbia.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Columbia

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbia - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 20-12:56 pm11:03 pm5:36 am(69.2°)242,53567.2%
Sep 21-1:58 pm11:50 pm6:28 am(71.8°)239,29656.8%
Sep 22-2:58 pm-7:23 am(73.3°)235,75945.8%
Sep 2312:44 am3:54 pm-8:20 am(73.3°)232,12034.6%
Sep 241:47 am4:45 pm-9:19 am(71.8°)228,64823.8%
Sep 252:56 am5:31 pm-10:18 am(68.8°)225,66514.3%
Sep 264:10 am6:11 pm-11:16 am(64.4°)223,4966.7%
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 Columbia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:01 amFri 7:41 pmFri 1:52 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:44 amFri 7:38 pmFri 1:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 6:25 amFri 6:58 pmFri 12:41 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 1:29 pmFri 10:58 pmFri 6:14 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 3:26 pmSat 12:55 amFri 8:11 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:39 pmSat 10:10 amSat 3:24 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 6:41 pmSat 6:06 amSat 12:23 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbia.

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