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Moon: 3.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 24, 2017 at 2:18:01 am


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:55 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:31 am 75° East
Moonset Today: 7:33 pm 288° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 53 minutes (+1m 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

2:18 am

Altitude

-25.9°

Heading

13° N

Position

Night

Day length

14h 53m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 40s

Winter: +5h 48m

Summer: -23m 44s

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 – 3:58 am
Astro. Twilight3:58 am – 4:47 am
Nautical Twilight4:47 am – 5:29 am
Civil Twilight5:29 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:55 pm
Civil Twilight8:55 pm – 9:29 pm
Nautical Twilight9:29 pm – 10:11 pm
Astro. Twilight10:11 pm – 11:00 pm
Night11:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 246:02 am8:55 pm14:53:05+1:401:29 pm (68.6°)94.146
May 256:02 am8:56 pm14:54:43+1:371:29 pm (68.7°)94.163
May 266:01 am8:57 pm14:56:17+1:341:29 pm (68.9°)94.180
May 276:00 am8:58 pm14:57:48+1:311:29 pm (69.1°)94.196
May 286:00 am8:59 pm14:59:16+1:281:29 pm (69.2°)94.211
May 295:59 am9:00 pm15:00:41+1:241:29 pm (69.4°)94.226
May 305:58 am9:01 pm15:02:03+1:211:29 pm (69.5°)94.240
* 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

2:18 am

Altitude

-29.8°

Heading

38° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.9%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 245:31 am7:33 pm-12:27 pm(59.5°)223,0882.2%
May 256:14 am8:47 pm-1:27 pm(63.1°)222,0240.2%
May 267:03 am9:59 pm-2:29 pm(65.6°)222,2671.6%
May 277:59 am11:03 pm-3:31 pm(66.6°)223,7786.2%
May 289:01 am--4:32 pm(66.1°)226,35613.5%
May 29-12:00 am10:07 am5:31 pm(64.3°)229,69522.8%
May 30-12:48 am11:14 am6:26 pm(61.4°)233,44333.2%
* 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, Wed, May 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:07 amWed 6:40 pmWed 11:53 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 4:08 amWed 4:55 pmWed 10:32 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 7:10 amWed 10:29 pmWed 2:50 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 4:25 pmThu 4:00 amWed 10:12 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 10:30 pmWed 7:43 amWed 3:06 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 4:24 amWed 5:40 pmWed 11:02 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:49 amWed 2:02 pmWed 8:25 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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