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Independence, MO, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 62.9%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 15, 2024 at 8:59:30 am
Sunrise Today: 5:51 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:45 pm 302° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 2:42 pm 96° East
Moonset Today: 1:58 am 267° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 54 minutes (+19s)
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Today's Sun Position in Independence

Time:8:59 am
Altitude:33.7°
Direction:86° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 54m 19s (Jun 15, 2024)

19 seconds longer than yesterday (Jun 14, 2024)

5 hours, 29 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

45 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Independence Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:51 am
Astro. Twilight3:51 am – 4:38 am
Nautical Twilight4:38 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:51 am
Daylight5:51 am – 8:45 pm
Civil Twilight8:45 pm – 9:17 pm
Nautical Twilight9:17 pm – 9:58 pm
Astro. Twilight9:58 pm – 10:45 pm
Night10:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Independence - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 155:51 am8:45 pm14:54:19+0:191:18 pm (74.3°)94.426
Jun 165:51 am8:45 pm14:54:35+0:151:18 pm (74.3°)94.434
Jun 175:51 am8:46 pm14:54:47+0:121:18 pm (74.3°)94.441
Jun 185:51 am8:46 pm14:54:56+0:091:18 pm (74.3°)94.448
Jun 195:51 am8:46 pm14:55:02+0:051:19 pm (74.3°)94.454
Jun 205:51 am8:46 pm14:55:04+0:021:19 pm (74.4°)94.461
Jun 215:52 am8:47 pm14:55:02−0:011:19 pm (74.3°)94.466
* All times are local time for Independence. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

The June solstice (summer solstice) in Independence is at 3:50 pm on Thursday, June 20, 2024. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 30 minutes longer than the December solstice. In most locations north of the equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Independence

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Independence - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 15-1:58 am2:42 pm8:35 pm(44.0°)250,20467.3%
Jun 16-2:18 am3:42 pm9:15 pm(38.3°)248,66576.1%
Jun 17-2:40 am4:44 pm9:58 pm(33.0°)246,50684.1%
Jun 18-3:05 am5:49 pm10:46 pm(28.4°)243,90690.9%
Jun 19-3:36 am6:56 pm11:37 pm(24.7°)241,07596.0%
Jun 20-4:13 am8:03 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 21-5:01 am9:07 pm12:33 am(22.4°)238,23699.1%
* All times are local time for Independence. 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 Independence This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 15, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:52 amSat 8:56 pmSat 1:24 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusSat 6:03 amSat 8:59 pmSat 1:31 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:09 amSat 4:34 pmSat 9:51 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:39 amSat 7:04 pmSat 11:51 amAverage visibility
SaturnSat 1:21 amSat 12:46 pmSat 7:04 amGreat visibility
UranusSat 4:04 amSat 6:16 pmSat 11:10 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneSat 1:43 amSat 1:39 pmSat 7:41 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Independence.

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