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Moon: 3.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 20, 2017 at 2:10:04 am


Sunrise Today: 6:45 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 8:25 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 5:19 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 7:50 pm 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 40 minutes (-2m 36s)

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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

2:10 am

Altitude

-34.7°

Heading

10° N

Position

Night

Day length

13h 40m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 36s

Winter: +4h 35m

Summer: -1h 36m

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 – 5:00 am
Astro. Twilight5:00 am – 5:39 am
Nautical Twilight5:39 am – 6:15 am
Civil Twilight6:15 am – 6:45 am
Daylight6:45 am – 8:25 pm
Civil Twilight8:25 pm – 8:54 pm
Nautical Twilight8:54 pm – 9:30 pm
Astro. Twilight9:30 pm – 10:09 pm
Night10:09 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:45 am8:25 pm13:40:09−2:361:35 pm (59.9°)94.048
Aug 216:46 am8:23 pm13:37:32−2:361:35 pm (59.6°)94.029
Aug 226:47 am8:22 pm13:34:54−2:371:34 pm (59.2°)94.010
Aug 236:48 am8:20 pm13:32:15−2:381:34 pm (58.9°)93.990
Aug 246:49 am8:18 pm13:29:36−2:391:34 pm (58.5°)93.970
Aug 256:50 am8:17 pm13:26:56−2:401:34 pm (58.2°)93.949
Aug 266:51 am8:15 pm13:24:15−2:401:33 pm (57.8°)93.928
* All times are local time for Detroit. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Detroit on Aug 21

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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

2:10 am

Altitude

-25.9°

Heading

31° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.1%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 205:19 am7:50 pm-12:38 pm(63.0°)229,1401.5%
Aug 216:28 am8:29 pm-1:33 pm(59.6°)231,1320.0%
Aug 227:37 am9:05 pm-2:26 pm(55.5°)233,7791.3%
Aug 238:45 am9:37 pm-3:15 pm(51.0°)236,8825.1%
Aug 249:50 am10:07 pm-4:03 pm(46.4°)240,18711.0%
Aug 2510:53 am10:37 pm-4:49 pm(42.0°)243,42218.6%
Aug 2611:54 am11:08 pm-5:34 pm(38.0°)246,32627.3%
* 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, Sun, Aug 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:54 amSun 8:25 pmSun 2:10 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 3:50 amSun 6:41 pmSun 11:16 amGood visibility
MarsSun 6:03 amSun 8:09 pmSun 1:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 11:12 amSun 10:27 pmSun 4:50 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 4:19 pmMon 1:32 amSun 8:56 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 10:42 pmSun 12:03 pmSun 5:22 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:01 pmSun 8:11 amSun 2:36 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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