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Moon: 21.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 20, 2018 at 3:05:20 am


Sunrise Today: 6:46 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 8:15 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 10:26 am 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:22 am 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (+2m 27s)

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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

3:05 am

Altitude

-34.1°

Heading

28° NE

Position

Night

Day length

13h 28m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 27s

Winter: +4h 8m

Summer: -1h 32m

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 – 5:08 am
Astro. Twilight5:08 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:18 am
Civil Twilight6:18 am – 6:46 am
Daylight6:46 am – 8:15 pm
Civil Twilight8:15 pm – 8:43 pm
Nautical Twilight8:43 pm – 9:18 pm
Astro. Twilight9:18 pm – 9:54 pm
Night9:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 206:46 am8:15 pm13:28:38+2:271:30 pm (61.7°)93.397
Apr 216:45 am8:16 pm13:31:04+2:261:30 pm (62.1°)93.421
Apr 226:44 am8:17 pm13:33:29+2:251:30 pm (62.4°)93.446
Apr 236:42 am8:18 pm13:35:54+2:241:30 pm (62.7°)93.470
Apr 246:41 am8:19 pm13:38:17+2:231:30 pm (63.1°)93.495
Apr 256:39 am8:20 pm13:40:40+2:221:29 pm (63.4°)93.519
Apr 266:38 am8:21 pm13:43:01+2:211:29 pm (63.7°)93.543
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

3:05 am

Altitude

-23.4°

Heading

326° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.8%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 20-12:22 am10:26 am5:55 pm(70.0°)229,12828.0%
Apr 21-1:24 am11:25 am6:54 pm(69.9°)229,48739.3%
Apr 22-2:21 am12:28 pm7:52 pm(68.3°)230,22451.1%
Apr 23-3:11 am1:34 pm8:48 pm(65.5°)231,26662.8%
Apr 24-3:54 am2:42 pm9:42 pm(61.8°)232,57073.6%
Apr 25-4:33 am3:49 pm10:33 pm(57.3°)234,11783.0%
Apr 26-5:07 am4:55 pm11:22 pm(52.5°)235,90290.6%
* 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, Apr 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:56 amFri 6:06 pmFri 12:01 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:55 amFri 10:20 pmFri 3:07 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 2:18 amFri 11:37 amFri 6:57 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:48 pmFri 7:57 amFri 2:52 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:35 amFri 11:00 amFri 6:17 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:46 amFri 8:01 pmFri 1:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 5:05 amFri 4:25 pmFri 10:45 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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