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Moon: 15.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 22, 2017 at 2:51:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:18 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 6:13 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 4:31 am 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:27 pm 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 55 minutes (+2m 45s)

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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

2:51 pm

Altitude

30.4°

Heading

216° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 55m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 45s

Winter: +1h 50m

Summer: -4h 21m

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 – 5:44 am
Astro. Twilight5:44 am – 6:17 am
Nautical Twilight6:17 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:18 am
Daylight7:18 am – 6:13 pm
Civil Twilight6:13 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:14 pm
Astro. Twilight7:14 pm – 7:47 pm
Night7:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 227:18 am6:13 pm10:55:45+2:4512:45 pm (37.8°)91.969
Feb 237:16 am6:15 pm10:58:31+2:4612:45 pm (38.1°)91.990
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
* 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

2:51 pm

Altitude

-3.4°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.2%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 224:31 am2:27 pm-9:28 am(28.3°)246,08616.8%
Feb 235:17 am3:23 pm-10:19 am(29.5°)243,2979.8%
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%
* 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, Wed, Feb 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:05 amWed 5:16 pmWed 12:10 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:17 amWed 9:31 pmWed 2:54 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 9:00 amWed 10:00 pmWed 3:30 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 10:09 pmThu 9:19 amThu 3:44 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:26 amThu 12:38 pmThu 8:02 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 9:10 amWed 10:13 pmWed 3:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:41 amWed 6:46 pmWed 1:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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