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

Moon: 41.1%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Jul 12, 2024 at 7:59:50 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:14 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:00 pm 300° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 12:43 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 12:15 am 270° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 47 minutes (-1m 12s)
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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

Time:7:59 pm
Altitude:9.9°
Direction:290° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 46m 47s (Jul 12, 2024)

1 minute, 12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 11, 2024)

5 hours, 26 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

13 minutes, 52 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2024)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:15 am
Astro. Twilight4:15 am – 5:01 am
Nautical Twilight5:01 am – 5:42 am
Civil Twilight5:42 am – 6:14 am
Daylight6:14 am – 9:00 pm
Civil Twilight9:00 pm – 9:32 pm
Nautical Twilight9:32 pm – 10:13 pm
Astro. Twilight10:13 pm – 10:58 pm
Night10:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 126:14 am9:00 pm14:46:47−1:121:37 pm (71.9°)94.495
Jul 136:14 am9:00 pm14:45:32−1:151:37 pm (71.7°)94.491
Jul 146:15 am8:59 pm14:44:15−1:171:37 pm (71.6°)94.486
Jul 156:16 am8:59 pm14:42:54−1:201:38 pm (71.4°)94.481
Jul 166:17 am8:58 pm14:41:30−1:231:38 pm (71.2°)94.475
Jul 176:17 am8:58 pm14:40:04−1:261:38 pm (71.1°)94.469
Jul 186:18 am8:57 pm14:38:36−1:281:38 pm (70.9°)94.463
* All times are local time for Columbus. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Columbus

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 12-12:15 am12:43 pm6:43 pm(45.4°)251,11640.7%
Jul 13-12:34 am1:43 pm7:23 pm(39.7°)250,21750.4%
Jul 14-12:54 am2:44 pm8:05 pm(34.3°)248,51160.2%
Jul 15-1:17 am3:47 pm8:49 pm(29.4°)246,08269.8%
Jul 16-1:44 am4:54 pm9:38 pm(25.3°)243,08178.8%
Jul 17-2:17 am6:01 pm10:32 pm(22.3°)239,72786.8%
Jul 18-2:59 am7:07 pm11:30 pm(20.9°)236,28793.3%
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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 Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 12, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:18 amFri 10:22 pmFri 3:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:03 amFri 9:41 pmFri 2:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:28 amSat 4:42 pmSat 9:35 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 3:22 amSat 6:00 pmSat 10:41 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 11:47 pmSat 11:10 amSat 5:28 amGreat visibility
UranusSat 2:30 amSat 4:49 pmSat 9:40 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 12:08 amSat 12:04 pmSat 6:06 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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