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

Moon: 98.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Dec 6, 2022 at 5:11:53 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:27 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:34 pm 244° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 4:30 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:01 am 294° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (-43s)
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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

Time:5:11 pm
Altitude:3.5°
Direction:240° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 6m 31s (Dec 6, 2022)

43 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 5, 2022)

5 minutes, 26 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

4 hours, 10 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbus Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:30 am
Nautical Twilight6:30 am – 7:00 am
Civil Twilight7:00 am – 7:27 am
Daylight7:27 am – 5:34 pm
Civil Twilight5:34 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:31 pm
Astro. Twilight6:31 pm – 7:01 pm
Night7:01 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 67:27 am5:34 pm10:06:31−0:4312:31 pm (35.0°)91.590
Dec 77:28 am5:34 pm10:05:50−0:4012:31 pm (34.9°)91.577
Dec 87:29 am5:34 pm10:05:11−0:3812:31 pm (34.8°)91.565
Dec 97:30 am5:34 pm10:04:36−0:3512:32 pm (34.7°)91.553
Dec 107:30 am5:34 pm10:04:03−0:3312:32 pm (34.6°)91.542
Dec 117:31 am5:35 pm10:03:32−0:3012:33 pm (34.5°)91.531
Dec 127:32 am5:35 pm10:03:05−0:2712:33 pm (34.4°)91.521
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 6-6:01 am4:30 pm11:43 pm(80.2°)247,04999.1%
Dec 7-7:02 am5:09 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 8-8:01 am5:54 pm12:33 am(83.1°)248,79099.9%
Dec 9-8:57 am6:44 pm1:24 am(84.6°)250,26898.8%
Dec 10-9:47 am7:38 pm2:16 am(84.8°)251,39495.7%
Dec 11-10:32 am8:35 pm3:07 am(83.6°)252,06190.9%
Dec 12-11:11 am9:32 pm3:56 am(81.1°)252,15784.7%
* 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, Tue, Dec 6, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:44 amTue 6:29 pmTue 1:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:21 amTue 6:16 pmTue 1:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 5:25 pmWed 7:46 amWed 12:36 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:38 pmWed 1:33 amTue 7:35 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 11:49 amTue 10:29 pmTue 5:09 pmAverage visibility
UranusTue 3:45 pmWed 5:14 amTue 10:30 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 1:20 pmWed 1:03 amTue 7:11 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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