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Moon: 5.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 24, 2017 at 3:11:39 am


Sunrise Today: 7:14 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:16 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 5:59 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:24 pm 250° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 1 minute (+2m 46s)

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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

3:11 am

Altitude

-44.0°

Heading

55° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 1m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 46s

Winter: +1h 56m

Summer: -4h 15m

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 – 5:41 am
Astro. Twilight5:41 am – 6:14 am
Nautical Twilight6:14 am – 6:46 am
Civil Twilight6:46 am – 7:14 am
Daylight7:14 am – 6:16 pm
Civil Twilight6:16 pm – 6:44 pm
Nautical Twilight6:44 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 7:49 pm
Night7:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 247:14 am6:16 pm11:01:18+2:4612:45 pm (38.5°)92.011
Feb 257:13 am6:17 pm11:04:05+2:4712:45 pm (38.9°)92.033
Feb 267:11 am6:18 pm11:06:53+2:4712:44 pm (39.3°)92.055
Feb 277:10 am6:19 pm11:09:41+2:4812:44 pm (39.6°)92.077
Feb 287:08 am6:21 pm11:12:30+2:4812:44 pm (40.0°)92.099
Mar 17:07 am6:22 pm11:15:19+2:4912:44 pm (40.4°)92.121
Mar 27:05 am6:23 pm11:18:09+2:4912:44 pm (40.8°)92.143
* 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

3:11 am

Altitude

-30.3°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.9%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 245:59 am4:24 pm-11:09 am(31.6°)240,3104.4%
Feb 256:38 am5:28 pm-12:00 pm(34.7°)237,3731.0%
Feb 267:15 am6:35 pm-12:51 pm(38.5°)234,7110.0%
Feb 277:49 am7:43 pm-1:42 pm(42.9°)232,5051.7%
Feb 288:23 am8:52 pm-2:33 pm(47.6°)230,8656.0%
Mar 18:57 am10:02 pm-3:25 pm(52.4°)229,82812.9%
Mar 29:32 am11:12 pm-4:17 pm(56.8°)229,36521.9%
* 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, Fri, Feb 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:06 amFri 5:27 pmFri 12:16 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 8:09 amFri 9:27 pmFri 2:47 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 8:56 amFri 10:00 pmFri 3:28 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 10:05 pmFri 9:15 amFri 3:40 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 3:22 amFri 12:34 pmFri 7:58 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 9:02 amFri 10:05 pmFri 3:34 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:33 amFri 6:38 pmFri 1:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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