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

Moon: 95.2%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 17, 2022 at 7:37:21 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:15 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:42 pm 297° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 11:02 pm 125° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:12 am 237° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 27 minutes (+1m 48s)
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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

Time:7:37 pm
Altitude:10.8°
Direction:287° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 27m 14s (May 17, 2022)

1 minute, 48 seconds longer than yesterday (May 16, 2022)

5 hours, 7 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

33 minutes, 24 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:23 am
Astro. Twilight4:23 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:44 am
Civil Twilight5:44 am – 6:15 am
Daylight6:15 am – 8:42 pm
Civil Twilight8:42 pm – 9:13 pm
Nautical Twilight9:13 pm – 9:51 pm
Astro. Twilight9:51 pm – 10:34 pm
Night10:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 176:15 am8:42 pm14:27:14+1:481:28 pm (69.5°)94.005
May 186:14 am8:43 pm14:29:00+1:461:28 pm (69.7°)94.025
May 196:13 am8:44 pm14:30:44+1:431:28 pm (69.9°)94.044
May 206:12 am8:45 pm14:32:26+1:411:28 pm (70.1°)94.063
May 216:11 am8:45 pm14:34:05+1:391:28 pm (70.3°)94.082
May 226:11 am8:46 pm14:35:42+1:361:28 pm (70.5°)94.101
May 236:10 am8:47 pm14:37:16+1:341:28 pm (70.7°)94.119
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 17-7:12 am11:02 pm2:31 am(25.3°)223,95298.2%
May 18-8:06 am-3:35 am(22.7°)224,11193.3%
May 1912:11 am9:12 am-4:41 am(22.3°)225,33085.7%
May 201:09 am10:24 am-5:44 am(23.9°)227,40575.9%
May 211:56 am11:39 am-6:44 am(27.3°)230,06864.9%
May 222:32 am12:52 pm-7:38 am(32.0°)233,04653.4%
May 233:02 am2:02 pm-8:27 am(37.5°)236,10542.0%
* 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, Tue, May 17, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:38 amTue 9:08 pmTue 1:53 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:36 amWed 5:19 pmWed 10:57 amGood visibility
MarsWed 3:41 amWed 3:23 pmWed 9:32 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 3:53 amWed 3:54 pmWed 9:54 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 2:24 amWed 12:51 pmWed 7:38 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 5:44 amTue 7:41 pmTue 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 3:38 amWed 3:22 pmWed 9:30 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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