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Moon: 4.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 21, 2017 at 9:44:27 am


Sunrise Today: 6:20 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:08 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:28 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 6:35 pm 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 48 minutes (-1m 4s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lafayette

The Sun's altitude in Lafayette 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

9:44 am

Altitude

41.9°

Heading

89° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 48m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 4s

Winter: +3h 36m

Summer: -17m 42s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lafayette Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lafayette 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 – 5:21 am
Nautical Twilight5:21 am – 5:53 am
Civil Twilight5:53 am – 6:20 am
Daylight6:20 am – 8:08 pm
Civil Twilight8:08 pm – 8:34 pm
Nautical Twilight8:34 pm – 9:07 pm
Astro. Twilight9:07 pm – 9:40 pm
Night9:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 216:20 am8:08 pm13:48:04−1:041:14 pm (80.1°)94.448
Jul 226:20 am8:07 pm13:46:57−1:061:14 pm (79.9°)94.441
Jul 236:21 am8:07 pm13:45:49−1:071:14 pm (79.7°)94.433
Jul 246:22 am8:06 pm13:44:40−1:091:14 pm (79.5°)94.424
Jul 256:22 am8:06 pm13:43:29−1:111:14 pm (79.3°)94.415
Jul 266:23 am8:05 pm13:42:16−1:121:14 pm (79.0°)94.405
Jul 276:23 am8:04 pm13:41:02−1:141:14 pm (78.8°)94.395
* All times are local time for Lafayette. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Lafayette time.

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Today's Moon in Lafayette

The Moon's path in Lafayette 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

9:44 am

Altitude

63.9°

Heading

109° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.8%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 214:28 am6:35 pm-11:31 am(79.0°)224,4624.4%
Jul 225:29 am7:34 pm-12:33 pm(78.5°)224,9790.7%
Jul 236:34 am8:28 pm-1:33 pm(76.7°)226,5750.2%
Jul 247:40 am9:16 pm-2:30 pm(73.7°)229,1272.8%
Jul 258:44 am9:59 pm-3:24 pm(69.8°)232,3988.0%
Jul 269:46 am10:38 pm-4:15 pm(65.5°)236,08315.2%
Jul 2710:45 am11:15 pm-5:03 pm(61.0°)239,85524.0%
* All times are local time for Lafayette. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Lafayette This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:22 amFri 9:32 pmFri 2:58 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 3:26 amFri 5:15 pmFri 10:20 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:27 amFri 8:16 pmFri 1:22 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterFri 12:18 pmFri 11:58 pmFri 6:08 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 5:25 pmSat 3:41 amFri 10:33 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:30 amFri 1:23 pmFri 6:56 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 10:28 pmFri 9:57 amFri 4:13 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lafayette.

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