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Moon: 76.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 19, 2018 at 2:39:43 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:11 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:31 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 5:09 pm 120° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:36 am 239° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 20 minutes (-3m 17s)

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Today's Sun Position in Helena

The Sun's altitude in Helena 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

2:39 pm

Altitude

41.6°

Heading

206° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 20m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 17s

Winter: +3h 46m

Summer: -3h 29m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Helena Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Helena 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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 6:05 am
Nautical Twilight6:05 am – 6:41 am
Civil Twilight6:41 am – 7:11 am
Daylight7:11 am – 7:31 pm
Civil Twilight7:31 pm – 8:01 pm
Nautical Twilight8:01 pm – 8:37 pm
Astro. Twilight8:37 pm – 9:14 pm
Night9:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Helena - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 197:11 am7:31 pm12:20:14−3:171:21 pm (44.7°)93.370
Sep 207:12 am7:29 pm12:16:57−3:171:21 pm (44.3°)93.344
Sep 217:13 am7:27 pm12:13:39−3:171:21 pm (43.9°)93.318
Sep 227:15 am7:25 pm12:10:22−3:171:20 pm (43.5°)93.291
Sep 237:16 am7:23 pm12:07:05−3:171:20 pm (43.1°)93.265
Sep 247:17 am7:21 pm12:03:48−3:171:20 pm (42.8°)93.239
Sep 257:19 am7:19 pm12:00:30−3:171:19 pm (42.4°)93.213
* All times are local time for Helena. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:54 pm in Helena.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:15 am
June SolsticeJun 214:07 am
September EquinoxSep 227:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 213:23 pm
* All times are local Helena time.

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Today's Moon in Helena

The Moon's path in Helena 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

2:39 pm

Altitude

-24.5°

Heading

94° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

76.3%

Moon in Helena - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 19-1:36 am5:09 pm9:48 pm(23.1°)251,57378.6%
Sep 20-2:30 am5:46 pm10:35 pm(25.2°)251,14386.0%
Sep 21-3:29 am6:19 pm11:21 pm(28.2°)250,10692.1%
Sep 22-4:30 am6:48 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 23-5:32 am7:14 pm12:06 am(31.8°)248,59696.6%
Sep 24-6:36 am7:39 pm12:50 am(35.9°)246,75499.2%
Sep 25-7:40 am8:04 pm1:35 am(40.5°)244,71199.8%
* All times are local time for Helena. 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 Helena This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:02 amWed 7:36 pmWed 1:20 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusWed 11:03 amWed 8:19 pmWed 3:42 pmAverage visiblity
MarsWed 5:43 pmThu 2:05 amWed 9:54 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 11:56 amWed 9:32 pmWed 4:44 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:26 pmThu 12:02 amWed 7:44 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 8:38 pmThu 10:22 amThu 3:30 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 7:04 pmThu 6:09 amThu 12:37 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Helena.

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