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Moon: 70.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 17, 2017 at 11:32:39 am


Sunrise Today: 7:05 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:32 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 10:58 pm 91° East
Moonset Today: 10:35 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 27 minutes (+1m 3s)

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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

11:32 am

Altitude

38.0°

Heading

166° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 27m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 3s

Winter: +15m 33s

Summer: -3h 38m

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 – 5:41 am
Astro. Twilight5:41 am – 6:10 am
Nautical Twilight6:10 am – 6:39 am
Civil Twilight6:39 am – 7:05 am
Daylight7:05 am – 5:32 pm
Civil Twilight5:32 pm – 5:58 pm
Nautical Twilight5:58 pm – 6:27 pm
Astro. Twilight6:27 pm – 6:56 pm
Night6:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 177:05 am5:32 pm10:27:24+1:0312:18 pm (39.2°)91.451
Jan 187:05 am5:33 pm10:28:30+1:0512:19 pm (39.4°)91.459
Jan 197:04 am5:34 pm10:29:37+1:0712:19 pm (39.6°)91.467
Jan 207:04 am5:35 pm10:30:47+1:0912:19 pm (39.8°)91.475
Jan 217:04 am5:36 pm10:31:58+1:1112:19 pm (40.1°)91.484
Jan 227:03 am5:36 pm10:33:11+1:1212:20 pm (40.3°)91.494
Jan 237:03 am5:37 pm10:34:25+1:1412:20 pm (40.5°)91.503
* All times are local time for Lafayette. 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

11:32 am

Altitude

-12.8°

Heading

278° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

70.8%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 17-10:35 am10:58 pm4:22 am(61.6°)243,60073.5%
Jan 18-11:10 am11:51 pm5:06 am(57.4°)246,66664.1%
Jan 19-11:44 am-5:50 am(53.4°)249,08854.3%
Jan 2012:44 am12:19 pm-6:33 am(49.7°)250,72744.5%
Jan 211:36 am12:55 pm-7:17 am(46.5°)251,52135.0%
Jan 222:28 am1:34 pm-8:02 am(43.8°)251,47726.0%
Jan 233:20 am2:15 pm-8:48 am(41.7°)250,66718.0%
* All times are local time for Lafayette. 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, Tue, Jan 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:26 amTue 3:44 pmTue 10:35 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 9:34 amTue 9:12 pmTue 3:23 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 9:57 amTue 9:45 pmTue 3:51 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 11:57 pmWed 11:25 amWed 5:41 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:42 amTue 2:57 pmTue 9:50 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 11:16 amTue 11:55 pmTue 5:35 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:25 amTue 8:48 pmTue 3:06 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lafayette.

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