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Moon: 5.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 24, 2017 at 12:40:15 am


Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:02 pm 261° West


Moonrise Today: 4:26 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 4:48 pm 256° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (+1s)

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Today's Sun Position in Howland Island

The Sun's altitude in Howland Island 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

12:40 am

Altitude

-76.8°

Heading

130° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 5m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +1s

December Solstice: +54s

June Solstice: -4m 28s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Howland Island Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Howland Island 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 – 4:47 am
Astro. Twilight4:47 am – 5:11 am
Nautical Twilight5:11 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 5:56 am
Daylight5:56 am – 6:02 pm
Civil Twilight6:02 pm – 6:23 pm
Nautical Twilight6:23 pm – 6:47 pm
Astro. Twilight6:47 pm – 7:11 pm
Night7:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 245:56 am6:02 pm12:05:38+0:0111:59 am (80.1°)92.017
Feb 255:56 am6:02 pm12:05:40+0:0111:59 am (80.5°)92.039
Feb 265:56 am6:02 pm12:05:42+0:0111:59 am (80.8°)92.061
Feb 275:56 am6:01 pm12:05:43+0:0111:59 am (81.2°)92.082
Feb 285:55 am6:01 pm12:05:45+0:0111:58 am (81.6°)92.105
Mar 15:55 am6:01 pm12:05:47+0:0211:58 am (82.0°)92.127
Mar 25:55 am6:01 pm12:05:49+0:0111:58 am (82.4°)92.149
* All times are local time for Howland Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1910:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 204:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 228:02 am
December SolsticeDec 214:28 am
* All times are local Howland Island time.

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Today's Moon in Howland Island

The Moon's path in Howland Island 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

12:40 am

Altitude

-52.3°

Heading

115° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.0%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 244:26 am4:48 pm-10:37 am(74.4°)239,5323.3%
Feb 255:16 am5:39 pm-11:28 am(77.7°)236,6460.5%
Feb 266:07 am6:30 pm-12:19 pm(81.7°)234,0880.2%
Feb 276:57 am7:21 pm-1:09 pm(86.3°)232,0222.6%
Feb 287:48 am8:13 pm-2:01 pm(89.0°)230,5387.6%
Mar 18:40 am9:05 pm-2:52 pm(84.2°)229,65515.1%
Mar 29:32 am9:59 pm-3:46 pm(79.9°)229,33024.6%
* All times are local time for Howland Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Howland Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Feb 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:28 amFri 5:33 pmFri 11:31 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:59 amFri 8:03 pmFri 2:01 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 8:39 amFri 8:44 pmFri 2:42 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 8:52 pmFri 8:54 amFri 2:53 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:11 amFri 1:12 pmFri 7:11 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 8:45 amFri 8:49 pmFri 2:47 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 6:18 amFri 6:20 pmFri 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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