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Moon: 23.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 21, 2017 at 1:12:49 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:01 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 6:01 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 3:20 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:31 pm 245° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours (+2m 26s)

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Today's Sun Position in Independence

The Sun's altitude in Independence 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

1:12 pm

Altitude

39.7°

Heading

193° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 55s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 26s

Winter: +1h 35m

Summer: -3h 54m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Independence Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Independence 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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:33 am
Civil Twilight6:33 am – 7:01 am
Daylight7:01 am – 6:01 pm
Civil Twilight6:01 pm – 6:29 pm
Nautical Twilight6:29 pm – 7:00 pm
Astro. Twilight7:00 pm – 7:31 pm
Night7:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Independence - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 217:01 am6:01 pm11:00:55+2:2612:31 pm (40.7°)91.948
Feb 226:59 am6:03 pm11:03:22+2:2712:31 pm (41.0°)91.969
Feb 236:58 am6:04 pm11:05:50+2:2712:30 pm (41.4°)91.991
Feb 246:56 am6:05 pm11:08:18+2:2812:30 pm (41.8°)92.012
Feb 256:55 am6:06 pm11:10:47+2:2812:30 pm (42.1°)92.034
Feb 266:54 am6:07 pm11:13:16+2:2912:30 pm (42.5°)92.056
Feb 276:52 am6:08 pm11:15:46+2:2912:30 pm (42.9°)92.077
* All times are local time for Independence. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 am
* All times are local Independence time.

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Today's Moon in Independence

The Moon's path in Independence 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

1:12 pm

Altitude

2.6°

Heading

242° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.1%

Moon in Independence - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 213:20 am1:31 pm-8:26 am(31.4°)248,37724.8%
Feb 224:10 am2:22 pm-9:15 am(31.6°)246,00416.6%
Feb 234:56 am3:18 pm-10:06 am(32.8°)243,2049.6%
Feb 245:39 am4:18 pm-10:56 am(35.0°)240,2154.2%
Feb 256:20 am5:21 pm-11:47 am(38.1°)237,2830.9%
Feb 266:58 am6:25 pm-12:38 pm(41.9°)234,6340.0%
Feb 277:34 am7:31 pm-1:29 pm(46.4°)232,4441.8%
* All times are local time for Independence. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Independence This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:43 amTue 5:03 pmTue 11:53 amDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:10 amTue 9:14 pmTue 2:42 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 8:51 amTue 9:43 pmTue 3:17 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 9:56 pmWed 9:11 amWed 3:34 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:05 amWed 12:36 pmWed 7:51 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:03 amTue 9:59 pmTue 3:31 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:27 amTue 6:38 pmTue 1:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Independence.

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