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

Moon: 46.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 21, 2018 at 4:35:20 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:52 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:29 pm 70° East
Moonset Today: 2:01 am 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 47 minutes (+1m 48s)

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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

4:35 pm

Altitude

45.2°

Heading

255° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 47m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 48s

Winter: +5h 42m

Summer: -29m 18s

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 – 4:03 am
Astro. Twilight4:03 am – 4:51 am
Nautical Twilight4:51 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 8:52 pm
Civil Twilight8:52 pm – 9:25 pm
Nautical Twilight9:25 pm – 10:07 pm
Astro. Twilight10:07 pm – 10:55 pm
Night10:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 216:05 am8:52 pm14:47:32+1:481:28 pm (67.9°)94.086
May 226:04 am8:53 pm14:49:18+1:461:28 pm (68.1°)94.103
May 236:03 am8:54 pm14:51:01+1:431:28 pm (68.3°)94.120
May 246:02 am8:55 pm14:52:42+1:401:29 pm (68.5°)94.137
May 256:02 am8:56 pm14:54:20+1:371:29 pm (68.7°)94.153
May 266:01 am8:57 pm14:55:55+1:341:29 pm (68.9°)94.169
May 276:00 am8:58 pm14:57:27+1:311:29 pm (69.0°)94.185
* 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

4:35 pm

Altitude

41.8°

Heading

113° SE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

46.7%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-2:01 am12:29 pm7:39 pm(60.8°)231,47548.2%
May 22-2:40 am1:38 pm8:31 pm(56.5°)233,80959.7%
May 23-3:14 am2:46 pm9:20 pm(51.8°)236,21370.5%
May 24-3:44 am3:52 pm10:07 pm(46.9°)238,59980.0%
May 25-4:14 am4:57 pm10:54 pm(42.2°)240,91687.9%
May 26-4:43 am6:01 pm11:40 pm(37.7°)243,13593.9%
May 27-5:13 am7:03 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* 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, Mon, May 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:25 amMon 7:20 pmMon 12:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:01 amMon 11:31 pmMon 3:46 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 1:15 amTue 10:30 amTue 5:52 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 7:28 pmTue 5:34 amTue 12:31 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:33 pmTue 8:43 amTue 4:08 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:45 amMon 6:12 pmMon 11:28 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:03 amTue 2:21 pmTue 8:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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