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

Moon: 82.9%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Dec 3, 2022 at 5:04:37 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:45 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:08 pm 241° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 2:46 pm 81° East
Moonset Today: 3:00 am 275° West
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 23 minutes (-1m 12s)
Location of DefianceLocation

Today's Sun Position in Defiance

Time:5:04 pm
Altitude:0.3°
Direction:240° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 22m 42s (Dec 3, 2022)

1 minute, 12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 2, 2022)

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

5 hours, 46 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Defiance Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:07 am
Astro. Twilight6:07 am – 6:40 am
Nautical Twilight6:40 am – 7:15 am
Civil Twilight7:15 am – 7:45 am
Daylight7:45 am – 5:08 pm
Civil Twilight5:08 pm – 5:39 pm
Nautical Twilight5:39 pm – 6:13 pm
Astro. Twilight6:13 pm – 6:47 pm
Night6:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Defiance - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 37:45 am5:08 pm9:22:42−1:1212:27 pm (26.6°)91.631
Dec 47:46 am5:08 pm9:21:33−1:0912:27 pm (26.4°)91.617
Dec 57:47 am5:08 pm9:20:27−1:0512:28 pm (26.3°)91.603
Dec 67:48 am5:08 pm9:19:25−1:0212:28 pm (26.2°)91.590
Dec 77:49 am5:08 pm9:18:26−0:5812:28 pm (26.1°)91.577
Dec 87:50 am5:08 pm9:17:31−0:5412:29 pm (26.0°)91.565
Dec 97:51 am5:08 pm9:16:40−0:5112:29 pm (25.9°)91.553
* All times are local time for Defiance. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Defiance

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Defiance - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 3-3:00 am2:46 pm9:21 pm(56.4°)240,74684.2%
Dec 4-4:07 am3:09 pm10:05 pm(62.1°)242,99891.1%
Dec 5-5:14 am3:35 pm10:52 pm(67.1°)245,10496.1%
Dec 6-6:20 am4:04 pm11:40 pm(71.2°)247,04599.1%
Dec 7-7:26 am4:39 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 8-8:29 am5:20 pm12:30 am(74.1°)248,78799.9%
Dec 9-9:26 am6:09 pm1:22 am(75.7°)250,26698.8%
* All times are local time for Defiance. 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 Defiance This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 3, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:01 amSat 5:51 pmSat 1:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:38 amSat 5:45 pmSat 1:12 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 5:12 pmSun 8:29 amSun 12:50 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 1:48 pmSun 1:40 amSat 7:44 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:13 pmSat 10:22 pmSat 5:18 pmAverage visibility
UranusSat 3:38 pmSun 5:41 amSat 10:39 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 1:33 pmSun 1:09 amSat 7:21 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Defiance.

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