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Moon: 0.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 12:13:00 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 5:57 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 5:22 pm 257° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 26 minutes (+1m 46s)

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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

12:13 pm

Altitude

50.9°

Heading

177° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 26m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 46s

Winter: +1h 14m

Summer: -2h 39m

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 – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 6:04 pm
Civil Twilight6:04 pm – 6:28 pm
Nautical Twilight6:28 pm – 6:56 pm
Astro. Twilight6:56 pm – 7:24 pm
Night7:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:38 am6:04 pm11:26:17+1:4612:21 pm (51.0°)92.034
Feb 266:37 am6:05 pm11:28:03+1:4612:20 pm (51.4°)92.055
Feb 276:35 am6:05 pm11:29:50+1:4612:20 pm (51.7°)92.077
Feb 286:34 am6:06 pm11:31:38+1:4712:20 pm (52.1°)92.099
Mar 16:33 am6:07 pm11:33:26+1:4712:20 pm (52.5°)92.122
Mar 26:32 am6:07 pm11:35:13+1:4712:20 pm (52.9°)92.144
Mar 36:31 am6:08 pm11:37:02+1:4812:19 pm (53.3°)92.166
* 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

12:13 pm

Altitude

46.3°

Heading

192° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.9%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 255:57 am5:22 pm-11:37 am(47.0°)237,3020.9%
Feb 266:39 am6:22 pm-12:28 pm(50.9°)234,6500.0%
Feb 277:19 am7:24 pm-1:19 pm(55.3°)232,4571.8%
Feb 287:59 am8:27 pm-2:10 pm(60.0°)230,8326.2%
Mar 18:39 am9:30 pm-3:02 pm(64.8°)229,81013.1%
Mar 29:21 am10:34 pm-3:55 pm(69.2°)229,36022.2%
Mar 310:05 am11:38 pm-4:49 pm(73.1°)229,40832.9%
* 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, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:24 amSat 5:26 pmSat 11:54 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:54 amSat 8:46 pmSat 2:20 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:41 amSat 9:24 pmSat 3:02 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 9:23 pmSun 8:52 amSun 3:07 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 2:23 amSat 12:38 pmSat 7:30 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:45 amSat 9:26 pmSat 3:06 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:55 amSat 6:20 pmSat 12:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lafayette.

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