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

Moon: 92.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 21, 2019 at 7:14:40 am


Sunrise Today: 6:12 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:45 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:40 pm 120° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:27 am 241° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 33 minutes (+1m 39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

Time:7:14 am
Altitude:10.3°
Direction:72° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 33m 37s (May 21, 2019)

1 minute, 39 seconds longer than yesterday (May 20, 2019)

5 hours, 13 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

27 minutes, 1 second shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:18 am
Astro. Twilight4:18 am – 5:02 am
Nautical Twilight5:02 am – 5:40 am
Civil Twilight5:40 am – 6:12 am
Daylight6:12 am – 8:45 pm
Civil Twilight8:45 pm – 9:16 pm
Nautical Twilight9:16 pm – 9:55 pm
Astro. Twilight9:55 pm – 10:39 pm
Night10:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 216:12 am8:45 pm14:33:37+1:391:28 pm (70.3°)94.080
May 226:11 am8:46 pm14:35:14+1:371:28 pm (70.5°)94.098
May 236:10 am8:47 pm14:36:49+1:341:28 pm (70.7°)94.117
May 246:09 am8:48 pm14:38:21+1:321:28 pm (70.8°)94.134
May 256:09 am8:49 pm14:39:51+1:291:28 pm (71.0°)94.152
May 266:08 am8:49 pm14:41:18+1:261:29 pm (71.2°)94.169
May 276:08 am8:50 pm14:42:42+1:241:29 pm (71.4°)94.186
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-8:27 am11:40 pm3:36 am(27.5°)241,99793.4%
May 22-9:18 am-4:29 am(26.9°)244,84187.2%
May 2312:29 am10:13 am-5:20 am(27.6°)247,36179.7%
May 241:12 am11:09 am-6:09 am(29.4°)249,34771.0%
May 251:50 am12:07 pm-6:56 am(32.1°)250,63561.7%
May 262:22 am1:05 pm-7:41 am(35.5°)251,11752.1%
May 272:52 am2:03 pm-8:24 am(39.5°)250,75442.3%
* 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, Tue, May 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:11 amTue 8:48 pmTue 1:29 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 5:12 amTue 6:45 pmTue 11:58 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 8:18 amTue 11:24 pmTue 3:51 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 10:21 pmTue 7:43 amTue 3:02 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 12:18 amTue 9:49 amTue 5:04 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:59 amTue 6:28 pmTue 11:44 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:12 amTue 2:39 pmTue 8:55 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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