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Moon: 16.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 23, 2017 at 7:12:59 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:54 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 6:37 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 11:23 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:22 pm 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 42 minutes (-2m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Detroit

The Sun's altitude in Detroit 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

7:12 pm

Altitude

-7.2°

Heading

261° W

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

10h 42m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 40s

Winter: +1h 37m

Summer: -4h 34m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Detroit Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Detroit 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 – 6:20 am
Astro. Twilight6:20 am – 6:53 am
Nautical Twilight6:53 am – 7:26 am
Civil Twilight7:26 am – 7:54 am
Daylight7:54 am – 6:37 pm
Civil Twilight6:37 pm – 7:06 pm
Nautical Twilight7:06 pm – 7:38 pm
Astro. Twilight7:38 pm – 8:11 pm
Night8:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 237:54 am6:37 pm10:42:44−2:401:16 pm (36.0°)92.472
Oct 247:56 am6:36 pm10:40:04−2:391:16 pm (35.7°)92.446
Oct 257:57 am6:34 pm10:37:25−2:381:16 pm (35.4°)92.420
Oct 267:58 am6:33 pm10:34:47−2:371:16 pm (35.0°)92.394
Oct 277:59 am6:31 pm10:32:10−2:361:16 pm (34.7°)92.369
Oct 288:00 am6:30 pm10:29:35−2:351:15 pm (34.3°)92.343
Oct 298:02 am6:29 pm10:27:00−2:341:15 pm (34.0°)92.318
* All times are local time for Detroit. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Detroit time.

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Today's Moon in Detroit

The Moon's path in Detroit 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 2017 Moon Phases

7:12 pm

Altitude

17.8°

Heading

221° SW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.0%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 2311:23 am9:22 pm-4:24 pm(28.7°)251,21915.2%
Oct 2412:17 pm10:05 pm-5:12 pm(27.5°)251,73422.8%
Oct 251:07 pm10:52 pm-5:59 pm(27.2°)251,50631.5%
Oct 261:53 pm11:43 pm-6:47 pm(27.8°)250,46540.8%
Oct 272:35 pm--7:35 pm(29.3°)248,60050.6%
Oct 28-12:39 am3:13 pm8:22 pm(31.7°)245,97260.6%
Oct 29-1:37 am3:48 pm9:10 pm(34.9°)242,71870.4%
* All times are local time for Detroit. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Detroit This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Oct 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:51 amTue 6:58 pmTue 1:55 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 6:18 amTue 5:58 pmTue 12:08 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 5:20 amTue 5:30 pmTue 11:25 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 8:04 amTue 6:43 pmTue 1:23 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnMon 12:20 pmMon 9:31 pmMon 4:55 pmAverage visiblity
UranusMon 6:22 pmTue 7:37 amTue 12:59 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 4:42 pmTue 3:48 amMon 10:15 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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