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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Nov 18, 2017 at 12:34:30 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:26 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:07 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 7:18 am 110° East
Moonset Today: 5:42 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 40 minutes (-2m)

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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

12:34 pm

Altitude

28.2°

Heading

185° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

9h 40m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m

Winter: +35m 48s

Summer: -5h 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 – 5:49 am
Astro. Twilight5:49 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 6:56 am
Civil Twilight6:56 am – 7:26 am
Daylight7:26 am – 5:07 pm
Civil Twilight5:07 pm – 5:38 pm
Nautical Twilight5:38 pm – 6:12 pm
Astro. Twilight6:12 pm – 6:45 pm
Night6:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 187:26 am5:07 pm9:40:36−2:0012:17 pm (28.3°)91.879
Nov 197:28 am5:06 pm9:38:38−1:5812:17 pm (28.1°)91.860
Nov 207:29 am5:06 pm9:36:42−1:5512:17 pm (27.9°)91.840
Nov 217:30 am5:05 pm9:34:49−1:5312:18 pm (27.6°)91.822
Nov 227:31 am5:04 pm9:32:59−1:5012:18 pm (27.4°)91.803
Nov 237:32 am5:04 pm9:31:11−1:4712:18 pm (27.2°)91.785
Nov 247:34 am5:03 pm9:29:26−1:4412:19 pm (27.0°)91.767
* 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

12:34 pm

Altitude

31.7°

Heading

180° S

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 187:18 am5:42 pm-12:33 pm(31.7°)250,1870.2%
Nov 198:16 am6:19 pm-1:19 pm(29.3°)251,3461.7%
Nov 209:11 am7:00 pm-2:06 pm(27.7°)252,1015.0%
Nov 2110:02 am7:46 pm-2:54 pm(27.0°)252,3589.9%
Nov 2210:50 am8:35 pm-3:42 pm(27.2°)252,02016.4%
Nov 2311:33 am9:29 pm-4:29 pm(28.4°)251,00324.2%
Nov 2412:12 pm10:25 pm-5:16 pm(30.4°)249,25233.1%
* 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, Nov 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:24 amSat 6:07 pmSat 1:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:20 amSat 4:35 pmSat 11:28 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 4:02 amSat 3:26 pmSat 9:44 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 5:53 amSat 4:18 pmSat 11:06 amAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 9:50 amSat 6:59 pmSat 2:24 pmAverage visiblity
UranusSat 3:37 pmSun 4:49 amSat 10:13 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 1:59 pmSun 1:04 amSat 7:32 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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