Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Lancaster
Flag for USA

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

Moon: 98.0%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 27, 2021 at 6:43:56 am
Sunrise Today: 7:17 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:18 pm 247° West
Moonrise Today: 4:07 pm 58° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:41 am 303° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 1 minute (+1m 59s)
Location of LancasterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Lancaster

Time:6:43 am
Altitude:-6.9°
Direction:108° E
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 10h 47s (Jan 27, 2021)

1 minute, 59 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 26, 2021)

41 minutes, 19 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

5 hours shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lancaster Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm
Night12:00 am – 5:44 am
Astro. Twilight5:44 am – 6:16 am
Nautical Twilight6:16 am – 6:48 am
Civil Twilight6:48 am – 7:17 am
Daylight7:17 am – 5:18 pm
Civil Twilight5:18 pm – 5:47 pm
Nautical Twilight5:47 pm – 6:20 pm
Astro. Twilight6:20 pm – 6:52 pm
Night6:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lancaster - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 277:17 am5:18 pm10:00:47+1:5912:18 pm (31.7°)91.536
Jan 287:17 am5:19 pm10:02:48+2:0112:18 pm (32.0°)91.548
Jan 297:16 am5:21 pm10:04:51+2:0312:18 pm (32.3°)91.560
Jan 307:15 am5:22 pm10:06:56+2:0412:18 pm (32.5°)91.572
Jan 317:14 am5:23 pm10:09:03+2:0612:18 pm (32.8°)91.585
Feb 17:13 am5:24 pm10:11:11+2:0812:18 pm (33.1°)91.599
Feb 27:12 am5:25 pm10:13:21+2:1012:18 pm (33.4°)91.613
* All times are local time for Lancaster. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun


Today's Moon in Lancaster

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Lancaster - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 27-6:41 am4:07 pm11:50 pm(73.0°)238,56999.5%
Jan 28-7:28 am5:13 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 29-8:09 am6:22 pm12:45 am(70.0°)236,04099.6%
Jan 30-8:44 am7:32 pm1:38 am(65.8°)233,89297.2%
Jan 31-9:15 am8:43 pm2:29 am(60.6°)232,21492.3%
Feb 1-9:44 am9:54 pm3:19 am(54.7°)231,02985.0%
Feb 2-10:11 am11:05 pm4:08 am(48.5°)230,31175.7%
* 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.

See full month's Moon

Planets Visible in the Sky in Lancaster This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:06 amWed 6:48 pmWed 1:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:34 amWed 4:05 pmWed 11:19 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 11:07 amThu 1:04 amWed 6:05 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 7:25 amWed 5:20 pmWed 12:22 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnWed 7:11 amWed 4:58 pmWed 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusWed 11:05 amThu 12:42 amWed 5:53 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:13 amWed 8:41 pmWed 2:57 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lancaster.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Lancaster