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Flag for US Minor Outlying Islands Howland Island, US Minor Outlying Islands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 76.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 16, 2017 at 1:15:09 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:54 am 111° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:59 pm 249° West


Moonrise Today: 10:00 pm 88° East
Moonset Today: 9:36 am 274° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 4 minutes

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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

1:15 pm

Altitude

61.1°

Heading

221° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 4m 49s

Change since

December Solstice: +7s

June Solstice: -5m 19s

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 – 4:40 am
Astro. Twilight4:40 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 5:54 am
Daylight5:54 am – 5:59 pm
Civil Twilight5:59 pm – 6:21 pm
Nautical Twilight6:21 pm – 6:47 pm
Astro. Twilight6:47 pm – 7:12 pm
Night7:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 165:54 am5:59 pm12:04:49< 1s11:56 am (68.5°)91.446
Jan 175:54 am5:59 pm12:04:50< 1s11:57 am (68.7°)91.453
Jan 185:55 am6:00 pm12:04:51< 1s11:57 am (68.9°)91.461
Jan 195:55 am6:00 pm12:04:51< 1s11:57 am (69.1°)91.469
Jan 205:55 am6:00 pm12:04:52< 1s11:58 am (69.3°)91.477
Jan 215:56 am6:00 pm12:04:53< 1s11:58 am (69.5°)91.486
Jan 225:56 am6:01 pm12:04:54< 1s11:58 am (69.8°)91.496
* 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

1:15 pm

Altitude

-53.2°

Heading

277° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

76.9%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 16-9:36 am10:00 pm3:25 am(85.3°)240,94880.3%
Jan 17-10:21 am10:45 pm4:11 am(89.5°)244,36871.4%
Jan 18-11:05 am11:28 pm4:55 am(86.3°)247,29961.8%
Jan 19-11:48 am-5:38 am(82.3°)249,54752.0%
Jan 2012:12 am12:32 pm-6:22 am(78.7°)250,99142.2%
Jan 2112:56 am1:16 pm-7:06 am(75.6°)251,58432.8%
Jan 221:41 am2:01 pm-7:51 am(73.0°)251,35224.1%
* 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, Mon, Jan 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:12 amMon 4:15 pmMon 10:14 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:00 amMon 9:03 pmMon 3:02 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 9:28 amMon 9:32 pmMon 3:30 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 11:22 pmTue 11:24 amTue 5:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:30 amMon 3:31 pmMon 9:31 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 11:15 amMon 11:18 pmMon 5:17 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 8:47 amMon 8:48 pmMon 2:48 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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