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

Moon: 9.1%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 8, 2021 at 10:30:45 am
Sunrise Today: 6:18 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:39 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 5:13 am 90° East
Moonset Today: 5:43 pm 274° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 22 minutes (+2m 16s)
Location of DetroitLocation

Today's Sun Position in Detroit

Time:10:30 am
Altitude:44.7°
Direction:110° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 21m 31s (May 8, 2021)

2 minutes, 16 seconds longer than yesterday (May 7, 2021)

5 hours, 16 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

55 minutes, 20 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Detroit Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:24 am
Astro. Twilight4:24 am – 5:07 am
Nautical Twilight5:07 am – 5:46 am
Civil Twilight5:46 am – 6:18 am
Daylight6:18 am – 8:39 pm
Civil Twilight8:39 pm – 9:11 pm
Nautical Twilight9:11 pm – 9:50 pm
Astro. Twilight9:50 pm – 10:33 pm
Night10:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 86:18 am8:39 pm14:21:31+2:161:28 pm (65.0°)93.834
May 96:17 am8:40 pm14:23:46+2:151:28 pm (65.2°)93.856
May 106:15 am8:41 pm14:26:00+2:131:28 pm (65.5°)93.878
May 116:14 am8:42 pm14:28:11+2:111:28 pm (65.7°)93.899
May 126:13 am8:44 pm14:30:20+2:091:28 pm (66.0°)93.920
May 136:12 am8:45 pm14:32:27+2:071:28 pm (66.2°)93.940
May 146:11 am8:46 pm14:34:32+2:051:28 pm (66.5°)93.960
* 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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Today's Moon in Detroit

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 85:13 am5:43 pm-11:23 am(48.5°)250,3258.9%
May 95:34 am6:44 pm-12:03 pm(53.8°)251,5424.1%
May 105:56 am7:44 pm-12:45 pm(58.8°)252,2891.1%
May 116:19 am8:46 pm-1:27 pm(63.4°)252,5880.0%
May 126:46 am9:47 pm-2:12 pm(67.3°)252,4460.8%
May 137:18 am10:48 pm-2:59 pm(70.3°)251,8513.6%
May 147:55 am11:46 pm-3:48 pm(72.3°)250,7768.1%
* 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, Sat, May 8, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:08 amSat 10:27 pmSat 2:47 pmAverage visibility
VenusSat 6:53 amSat 9:36 pmSat 2:14 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 9:24 amSun 12:47 amSat 5:05 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 3:16 amSat 1:49 pmSat 8:32 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 2:33 amSat 12:26 pmSat 7:30 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 6:02 amSat 7:58 pmSat 1:00 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 4:12 amSat 3:47 pmSat 10:00 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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