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Moon: 31.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 22, 2018 at 9:02:30 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:48 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:39 pm 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:55 am 92° East
Moonset Today: 11:12 pm 271° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 51 minutes (+1m 46s)

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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

9:02 pm

Altitude

-38.7°

Heading

277° W

Position

Night

Day length

9h 51m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 46s

Winter: +31m 12s

Summer: -5h 9m

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 – 6:13 am
Astro. Twilight6:13 am – 6:46 am
Nautical Twilight6:46 am – 7:18 am
Civil Twilight7:18 am – 7:48 am
Daylight7:48 am – 5:39 pm
Civil Twilight5:39 pm – 6:08 pm
Nautical Twilight6:08 pm – 6:41 pm
Astro. Twilight6:41 pm – 7:13 pm
Night7:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 227:48 am5:39 pm9:51:09+1:4612:43 pm (30.5°)91.492
Jan 237:47 am5:40 pm9:52:59+1:5012:43 pm (30.7°)91.501
Jan 247:46 am5:41 pm9:54:50+1:5112:44 pm (31.0°)91.510
Jan 257:46 am5:42 pm9:56:44+1:5412:44 pm (31.2°)91.519
Jan 267:45 am5:44 pm9:58:41+1:5712:44 pm (31.5°)91.529
Jan 277:44 am5:45 pm10:00:39+1:5812:44 pm (31.7°)91.539
Jan 287:43 am5:46 pm10:02:39+2:0012:44 pm (32.0°)91.550
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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

9:02 pm

Altitude

22.7°

Heading

249° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.0%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 2210:55 am11:12 pm-5:00 pm(48.8°)241,23529.4%
Jan 2311:26 am--5:46 pm(53.4°)238,21239.6%
Jan 24-12:15 am11:58 am6:35 pm(58.0°)234,96550.7%
Jan 25-1:20 am12:33 pm7:26 pm(62.2°)231,65862.1%
Jan 26-2:27 am1:13 pm8:21 pm(65.8°)228,52573.1%
Jan 27-3:36 am1:59 pm9:19 pm(68.4°)225,85683.2%
Jan 28-4:44 am2:53 pm10:20 pm(69.6°)223,95791.4%
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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, Mon, Jan 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:58 amTue 4:17 pmTue 11:37 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:05 amTue 5:53 pmTue 12:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 3:09 amTue 1:00 pmTue 8:05 amAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:29 amTue 12:37 pmTue 7:33 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 5:55 amTue 3:18 pmTue 10:37 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 11:22 amTue 12:28 amMon 5:55 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:40 amTue 8:52 pmTue 3:16 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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