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Moon: 27.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 5:52:54 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:36 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 10:01 am 67° East


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 34 minutes (+1m 51s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lancaster

The Sun's altitude in Lancaster 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

5:52 pm

Altitude

20.1°

Heading

275° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 34m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 51s

Winter: +3h 44m

Summer: -54m 59s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lancaster Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lancaster 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 – 4:29 am
Astro. Twilight4:29 am – 5:03 am
Nautical Twilight5:03 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 7:36 pm
Civil Twilight7:36 pm – 8:03 pm
Nautical Twilight8:03 pm – 8:36 pm
Astro. Twilight8:36 pm – 9:10 pm
Night9:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lancaster - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 306:02 am7:36 pm13:34:03+1:5112:49 pm (70.3°)93.653
May 16:01 am7:37 pm13:35:54+1:5012:49 pm (70.6°)93.676
May 26:00 am7:38 pm13:37:44+1:4912:49 pm (70.9°)93.699
May 35:59 am7:39 pm13:39:32+1:4812:49 pm (71.2°)93.721
May 45:58 am7:40 pm13:41:20+1:4712:49 pm (71.5°)93.743
May 55:57 am7:40 pm13:43:05+1:4512:49 pm (71.8°)93.766
May 65:56 am7:41 pm13:44:50+1:4412:49 pm (72.1°)93.788
* All times are local time for Lancaster. 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 203:29 am
June SolsticeJun 209:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 221:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 218:28 am
* All times are local Lancaster time.

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Today's Moon in Lancaster

The Moon's path in Lancaster 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

5:52 pm

Altitude

71.9°

Heading

211° SW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.5%

Moon in Lancaster - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 3010:01 am--5:13 pm(74.1°)228,53327.2%
May 1-12:24 am11:02 am6:11 pm(72.9°)231,60538.4%
May 2-1:16 am12:04 pm7:05 pm(70.5°)234,87049.8%
May 3-2:01 am1:06 pm7:57 pm(67.3°)238,09560.9%
May 4-2:42 am2:06 pm8:45 pm(63.6°)241,11771.1%
May 5-3:19 am3:05 pm9:32 pm(59.5°)243,83380.1%
May 6-3:53 am4:02 pm10:16 pm(55.2°)246,19687.6%
* All times are local time for Lancaster. 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 Lancaster This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:24 amSun 6:14 pmSun 11:49 amVery difficult to see
VenusMon 4:10 amMon 4:23 pmMon 10:17 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 7:26 amSun 9:42 pmSun 2:34 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:25 pmMon 5:03 amSun 11:14 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:05 pmMon 8:59 amMon 4:02 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:24 amSun 6:19 pmSun 11:51 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 3:32 amMon 2:56 pmMon 9:14 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lancaster.

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