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Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 26, 2017 at 3:11:32 am


Sunrise Today: 6:49 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:07 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 6:51 am 102° East
Moonset Today: 6:23 pm 261° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 18 minutes (+2m 13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Durham

The Sun's altitude in Durham 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

-43.9°

Heading

64° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 18m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 13s

Winter: +1h 35m

Summer: -3h 17m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Durham Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Durham 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 – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 5:53 am
Nautical Twilight5:53 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:49 am
Daylight6:49 am – 6:07 pm
Civil Twilight6:07 pm – 6:33 pm
Nautical Twilight6:33 pm – 7:03 pm
Astro. Twilight7:03 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Durham - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 266:49 am6:08 pm11:18:42+2:1312:28 pm (45.6°)92.055
Feb 276:48 am6:08 pm11:20:56+2:1312:28 pm (46.0°)92.077
Feb 286:46 am6:09 pm11:23:10+2:1412:28 pm (46.3°)92.099
Mar 16:45 am6:10 pm11:25:24+2:1412:27 pm (46.7°)92.121
Mar 26:44 am6:11 pm11:27:39+2:1512:27 pm (47.1°)92.143
Mar 36:42 am6:12 pm11:29:55+2:1512:27 pm (47.5°)92.166
Mar 46:41 am6:13 pm11:32:10+2:1512:27 pm (47.9°)92.188
* All times are local time for Durham. 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 Durham time.

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Today's Moon in Durham

The Moon's path in Durham 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

-43.1°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Durham - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 266:51 am6:23 pm-12:34 pm(44.9°)234,7400.0%
Feb 277:28 am7:28 pm-1:25 pm(49.3°)232,5271.6%
Feb 288:06 am8:33 pm-2:16 pm(54.0°)230,8816.0%
Mar 18:43 am9:39 pm-3:07 pm(58.8°)229,83712.8%
Mar 29:22 am10:46 pm-4:00 pm(63.2°)229,36721.8%
Mar 310:03 am11:52 pm-4:54 pm(67.1°)229,39932.5%
Mar 410:48 am--5:50 pm(70.1°)229,84244.1%
* All times are local time for Durham. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Durham This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Feb 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:40 amSun 5:30 pmSun 12:05 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:52 amSun 8:57 pmSun 2:24 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSun 8:41 amSun 9:36 pmSun 3:09 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 9:35 pmSun 8:56 amSun 3:15 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 2:40 amSun 12:28 pmSun 7:34 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 8:44 amSun 9:35 pmSun 3:10 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:03 amSun 6:20 pmSun 12:41 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Durham.

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