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Moon: 16.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 18, 2017 at 1:10:53 am


Sunrise Today: 6:46 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 8:23 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 3:15 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:05 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 37 minutes (-2m 21s)

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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

1:10 am

Altitude

-36.7°

Heading

352° N

Position

Night

Day length

13h 37m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 21s

Winter: +4h 17m

Summer: -1h 23m

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 – 5:06 am
Astro. Twilight5:06 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:18 am
Civil Twilight6:18 am – 6:46 am
Daylight6:46 am – 8:23 pm
Civil Twilight8:23 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:27 pm
Astro. Twilight9:27 pm – 10:03 pm
Night10:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 186:46 am8:23 pm13:37:10−2:211:35 pm (62.9°)94.084
Aug 196:47 am8:22 pm13:34:48−2:221:35 pm (62.6°)94.066
Aug 206:48 am8:21 pm13:32:25−2:231:35 pm (62.3°)94.048
Aug 216:49 am8:19 pm13:30:01−2:231:35 pm (61.9°)94.029
Aug 226:50 am8:18 pm13:27:36−2:241:34 pm (61.6°)94.010
Aug 236:51 am8:16 pm13:25:10−2:251:34 pm (61.2°)93.990
Aug 246:52 am8:15 pm13:22:44−2:261:34 pm (60.9°)93.970
* All times are local time for Columbus. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Columbus on Aug 21

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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

1:10 am

Altitude

-19.2°

Heading

43° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.4%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 183:15 am6:05 pm-10:40 am(69.0°)227,49813.1%
Aug 194:18 am6:58 pm-11:40 am(67.9°)227,9216.0%
Aug 205:24 am7:45 pm-12:38 pm(65.4°)229,1401.5%
Aug 216:32 am8:26 pm-1:33 pm(62.0°)231,1320.0%
Aug 227:40 am9:02 pm-2:25 pm(57.9°)233,7791.3%
Aug 238:46 am9:36 pm-3:15 pm(53.4°)236,8815.1%
Aug 249:50 am10:08 pm-4:03 pm(48.8°)240,18611.0%
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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 Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:09 amFri 8:35 pmFri 2:22 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 3:54 amFri 6:33 pmFri 11:13 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:09 amFri 8:08 pmFri 1:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 11:16 amFri 10:36 pmFri 4:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 4:20 pmSat 1:47 amFri 9:03 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:53 pmFri 12:07 pmFri 5:30 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 9:07 pmFri 8:21 amFri 2:44 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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