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Moon: 1.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 8:59:15 am


Sunrise Today: 7:13 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 6:38 am 108° East
Moonset Today: 5:28 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 4 minutes (+2m 47s)

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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

8:59 am

Altitude

17.5°

Heading

120° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 4m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 47s

Winter: +1h 59m

Summer: -4h 12m

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 – 5:40 am
Astro. Twilight5:40 am – 6:12 am
Nautical Twilight6:12 am – 6:45 am
Civil Twilight6:45 am – 7:13 am
Daylight7:13 am – 6:17 pm
Civil Twilight6:17 pm – 6:45 pm
Nautical Twilight6:45 pm – 7:18 pm
Astro. Twilight7:18 pm – 7:50 pm
Night7:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 257:13 am6:17 pm11:04:05+2:4712:45 pm (38.9°)92.033
Feb 267:11 am6:18 pm11:06:53+2:4712:44 pm (39.3°)92.055
Feb 277:10 am6:19 pm11:09:41+2:4812:44 pm (39.6°)92.077
Feb 287:08 am6:21 pm11:12:30+2:4812:44 pm (40.0°)92.099
Mar 17:07 am6:22 pm11:15:19+2:4912:44 pm (40.4°)92.121
Mar 27:05 am6:23 pm11:18:09+2:4912:44 pm (40.8°)92.143
Mar 37:03 am6:24 pm11:20:59+2:5012:44 pm (41.2°)92.166
* All times are local time for Detroit. 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

8:59 am

Altitude

21.0°

Heading

133° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.3%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 256:38 am5:28 pm-12:00 pm(34.7°)237,3731.0%
Feb 267:15 am6:35 pm-12:51 pm(38.5°)234,7110.0%
Feb 277:49 am7:43 pm-1:42 pm(42.9°)232,5051.7%
Feb 288:23 am8:52 pm-2:33 pm(47.6°)230,8656.0%
Mar 18:57 am10:02 pm-3:25 pm(52.4°)229,82812.9%
Mar 29:32 am11:12 pm-4:17 pm(56.8°)229,36521.9%
Mar 310:11 am--5:12 pm(60.7°)229,40232.6%
* All times are local time for Detroit. 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, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:06 amSat 5:32 pmSat 12:18 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 8:04 amSat 9:25 pmSat 2:44 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:54 amSat 10:00 pmSat 3:26 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 10:01 pmSat 9:11 amSat 3:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 3:18 amSat 12:30 pmSat 7:54 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:59 amSat 10:02 pmSat 3:30 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:29 amSat 6:34 pmSat 1:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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