Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Columbus

Flag for USA Columbus, OH, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 63.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2017 at 7:19:03 am


Sunrise Today: 7:50 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:35 pm 244° Southwest


Moonset Today: 11:30 am 266° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 44 minutes (+1m 37s)

Location of ColumbusLocation

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

7:19 am

Altitude

-6.3°

Heading

111° SE

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

9h 44m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 37s

Winter: +24m 43s

Summer: -5h 16m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

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 – 6:15 am
Astro. Twilight6:15 am – 6:48 am
Nautical Twilight6:48 am – 7:21 am
Civil Twilight7:21 am – 7:50 am
Daylight7:50 am – 5:35 pm
Civil Twilight5:35 pm – 6:05 pm
Nautical Twilight6:05 pm – 6:38 pm
Astro. Twilight6:38 pm – 7:10 pm
Night7:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 187:50 am5:35 pm9:44:38+1:3712:43 pm (29.7°)91.459
Jan 197:50 am5:36 pm9:46:18+1:3912:43 pm (29.9°)91.467
Jan 207:49 am5:37 pm9:48:01+1:4212:43 pm (30.1°)91.475
Jan 217:49 am5:38 pm9:49:46+1:4512:43 pm (30.3°)91.484
Jan 227:48 am5:40 pm9:51:33+1:4712:44 pm (30.6°)91.493
Jan 237:47 am5:41 pm9:53:23+1:4912:44 pm (30.8°)91.503
Jan 247:47 am5:42 pm9:55:15+1:5212:44 pm (31.0°)91.513
* All times are local time for Columbus. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

Scroll right to see more
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.

Sun Articles

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

7:19 am

Altitude

40.7°

Heading

217° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

63.6%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 18-11:30 am-5:29 am(47.7°)246,59664.3%
Jan 1912:19 am12:00 pm-6:13 am(43.6°)249,03654.5%
Jan 201:16 am12:31 pm-6:56 am(40.0°)250,69644.7%
Jan 212:12 am1:03 pm-7:40 am(36.7°)251,51235.2%
Jan 223:07 am1:39 pm-8:25 am(34.0°)251,48826.3%
Jan 234:01 am2:19 pm-9:11 am(32.0°)250,69518.2%
Jan 244:54 am3:02 pm-9:59 am(30.7°)249,25611.2%
* All times are local time for Columbus. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:14 amWed 3:44 pmWed 10:59 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 10:02 amWed 9:31 pmWed 3:46 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 10:22 amWed 10:05 pmWed 4:13 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 12:29 amWed 11:42 amWed 6:05 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 5:27 amWed 2:54 pmWed 10:10 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 11:28 amThu 12:23 amWed 5:55 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:53 amWed 9:00 pmWed 3:26 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Columbus