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Lancaster, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 18.2%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Jan 16, 2021 at 11:08:15 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:58 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 pm 245° West
Moonrise Today: 9:38 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 8:54 pm 258° West
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (+1m 14s)
Location of LancasterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Lancaster

Time:11:08 pm
Altitude:-71.6°
Direction:316° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 7m 18s (Jan 16, 2021)

1 minute, 14 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 15, 2021)

17 minutes, 35 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

4 hours, 21 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lancaster Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 6:00 am
Nautical Twilight6:00 am – 6:31 am
Civil Twilight6:31 am – 6:58 am
Daylight6:58 am – 5:06 pm
Civil Twilight5:06 pm – 5:33 pm
Nautical Twilight5:33 pm – 6:04 pm
Astro. Twilight6:04 pm – 6:34 pm
Night6:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lancaster - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 166:58 am5:06 pm10:07:18+1:1412:02 pm (34.6°)91.446
Jan 176:58 am5:07 pm10:08:35+1:1712:02 pm (34.8°)91.452
Jan 186:58 am5:08 pm10:09:55+1:1912:03 pm (35.0°)91.458
Jan 196:57 am5:09 pm10:11:16+1:2112:03 pm (35.2°)91.465
Jan 206:57 am5:10 pm10:12:40+1:2312:03 pm (35.4°)91.473
Jan 216:57 am5:11 pm10:14:06+1:2512:03 pm (35.6°)91.480
Jan 226:56 am5:12 pm10:15:33+1:2712:04 pm (35.8°)91.489
* All times are local time for Lancaster. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Lancaster

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Lancaster - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 169:38 am8:54 pm-3:12 pm(43.4°)243,47515.7%
Jan 1710:07 am9:52 pm-3:56 pm(48.5°)246,35223.9%
Jan 1810:35 am10:49 pm-4:38 pm(53.8°)248,70132.9%
Jan 1911:01 am11:44 pm-5:19 pm(59.1°)250,34542.4%
Jan 2011:27 am--6:00 pm(64.1°)251,16852.1%
Jan 21-12:40 am11:55 am6:41 pm(68.8°)251,12961.7%
Jan 22-1:36 am12:25 pm7:25 pm(72.9°)250,25170.9%
* All times are local time for Lancaster. 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 Lancaster This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 16, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:01 amSun 6:26 pmSun 1:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 5:57 amSun 3:47 pmSun 10:52 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 11:31 amSun 12:57 amSat 6:14 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:32 amSun 5:46 pmSun 12:39 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 7:21 amSun 5:31 pmSun 12:26 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 11:44 amSun 1:03 amSat 6:23 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 9:36 amSun 9:09 pmSun 3:22 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lancaster.

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