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Moon: 2.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 27, 2017 at 5:49:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:07 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:21 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 7:48 am 97° East
Moonset Today: 7:43 pm 266° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 14 minutes (+2m 34s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

The Sun's altitude in Columbus 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

5:49 pm

Altitude

5.4°

Heading

255° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 14m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 34s

Winter: +1h 54m

Summer: -3h 46m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Columbus 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 – 5:38 am
Astro. Twilight5:38 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:40 am
Civil Twilight6:40 am – 7:07 am
Daylight7:07 am – 6:21 pm
Civil Twilight6:21 pm – 6:49 pm
Nautical Twilight6:49 pm – 7:20 pm
Astro. Twilight7:20 pm – 7:51 pm
Night7:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 277:07 am6:21 pm11:14:08+2:3412:44 pm (42.0°)92.077
Feb 287:06 am6:23 pm11:16:43+2:3512:44 pm (42.4°)92.099
Mar 17:04 am6:24 pm11:19:19+2:3512:44 pm (42.8°)92.121
Mar 27:03 am6:25 pm11:21:54+2:3512:44 pm (43.1°)92.143
Mar 37:01 am6:26 pm11:24:31+2:3612:43 pm (43.5°)92.166
Mar 47:00 am6:27 pm11:27:07+2:3612:43 pm (43.9°)92.189
Mar 56:58 am6:28 pm11:29:44+2:3612:43 pm (44.3°)92.211
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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 Columbus time.

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Today's Moon in Columbus

The Moon's path in Columbus 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

5:49 pm

Altitude

19.5°

Heading

247° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.2%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 277:48 am7:43 pm-1:42 pm(45.3°)232,5051.7%
Feb 288:23 am8:51 pm-2:33 pm(50.0°)230,8656.0%
Mar 18:58 am9:59 pm-3:24 pm(54.8°)229,82912.9%
Mar 29:35 am11:08 pm-4:17 pm(59.2°)229,36521.9%
Mar 310:14 am--5:12 pm(63.1°)229,40232.6%
Mar 4-12:16 am10:58 am6:07 pm(66.1°)229,84944.2%
Mar 5-1:23 am11:46 am7:04 pm(67.9°)230,62756.1%
* All times are local time for Columbus. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Feb 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:03 amTue 5:51 pmTue 12:27 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:59 amMon 9:16 pmMon 2:37 pmFairly good visibility
MarsMon 8:51 amMon 9:57 pmMon 3:24 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 9:46 pmTue 9:01 amTue 3:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:00 amTue 12:26 pmTue 7:43 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 8:53 amMon 9:52 pmMon 3:22 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:19 amMon 6:29 pmMon 12:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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