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Flag for USA Detroit, MI, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 28.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 20, 2018 at 6:25:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:43 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 8:19 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 10:20 am 62° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:28 am 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 36 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

6:25 pm

Altitude

20.0°

Heading

268° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 36m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 40s

Winter: +4h 31m

Summer: -1h 40m

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 – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:38 am
Nautical Twilight5:38 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:43 am
Daylight6:43 am – 8:19 pm
Civil Twilight8:19 pm – 8:49 pm
Nautical Twilight8:49 pm – 9:25 pm
Astro. Twilight9:25 pm – 10:03 pm
Night10:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 206:43 am8:19 pm13:36:01+2:401:31 pm (59.4°)93.397
Apr 216:41 am8:20 pm13:38:40+2:391:30 pm (59.7°)93.421
Apr 226:40 am8:21 pm13:41:19+2:381:30 pm (60.0°)93.446
Apr 236:38 am8:22 pm13:43:56+2:371:30 pm (60.4°)93.470
Apr 246:37 am8:23 pm13:46:33+2:361:30 pm (60.7°)93.495
Apr 256:35 am8:25 pm13:49:09+2:351:30 pm (61.0°)93.519
Apr 266:34 am8:26 pm13:51:43+2:341:29 pm (61.3°)93.543
* All times are local time for Detroit. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:25 pm

Altitude

66.8°

Heading

198° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

28.2%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 20-12:28 am10:20 am5:55 pm(67.6°)229,12828.0%
Apr 21-1:31 am11:18 am6:54 pm(67.5°)229,48739.3%
Apr 22-2:28 am12:22 pm7:52 pm(65.9°)230,22451.1%
Apr 23-3:17 am1:29 pm8:48 pm(63.1°)231,26762.8%
Apr 24-3:59 am2:38 pm9:42 pm(59.4°)232,57073.6%
Apr 25-4:36 am3:47 pm10:33 pm(54.9°)234,11783.0%
Apr 26-5:09 am4:54 pm11:22 pm(50.1°)235,90390.6%
* All times are local time for Detroit. 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 Detroit This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Apr 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:54 amSat 6:05 pmSat 11:59 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:49 amFri 10:27 pmFri 3:08 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 2:24 amSat 11:28 amSat 6:56 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 9:49 pmSat 7:48 amSat 2:48 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 1:38 amSat 10:49 amSat 6:13 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:43 amFri 8:05 pmFri 1:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 5:03 amSat 4:20 pmSat 10:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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