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Moon: 0.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 17, 2017 at 2:21:29 am


Sunrise Today: 6:45 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:28 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:03 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:26 pm 246° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 42 minutes (-14s)

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Today's Sun Position in Las Vegas

The Sun's altitude in Las Vegas 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

2:21 am

Altitude

-52.4°

Heading

82° E

Position

Night

Day length

9h 42m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: -14s

Winter: +24s

Summer: -4h 54m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Las Vegas Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Las Vegas 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 – 5:13 am
Astro. Twilight5:13 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:45 am
Daylight6:45 am – 4:28 pm
Civil Twilight4:28 pm – 4:56 pm
Nautical Twilight4:56 pm – 5:29 pm
Astro. Twilight5:29 pm – 6:00 pm
Night6:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Las Vegas - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 176:45 am4:28 pm9:42:28−0:1411:37 am (30.5°)91.474
Dec 186:46 am4:28 pm9:42:16−0:1111:37 am (30.5°)91.466
Dec 196:46 am4:29 pm9:42:08−0:0711:37 am (30.5°)91.459
Dec 206:47 am4:29 pm9:42:04−0:0411:38 am (30.5°)91.452
Dec 216:47 am4:30 pm9:42:02−0:0111:38 am (30.5°)91.445
Dec 226:48 am4:30 pm9:42:05+0:0211:39 am (30.5°)91.439
Dec 236:48 am4:31 pm9:42:10+0:0511:39 am (30.5°)91.433
* All times are local time for Las Vegas. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 8:27 am in Las Vegas. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 55 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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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 Las Vegas time.

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Today's Moon in Las Vegas

The Moon's path in Las Vegas 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

2:21 am

Altitude

-42.9°

Heading

82° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.8%

Moon in Las Vegas - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 176:03 am4:26 pm-11:16 am(34.2°)252,3380.3%
Dec 186:55 am5:11 pm-12:03 pm(33.2°)252,6410.4%
Dec 197:44 am6:00 pm-12:51 pm(33.2°)252,5162.3%
Dec 208:29 am6:51 pm-1:39 pm(34.1°)251,9286.1%
Dec 219:11 am7:45 pm-2:26 pm(35.9°)250,83011.5%
Dec 229:49 am8:40 pm-3:12 pm(38.5°)249,17518.6%
Dec 2310:25 am9:37 pm-3:58 pm(41.8°)246,93226.9%
* All times are local time for Las Vegas. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Las Vegas This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:52 amSun 3:52 pmSun 10:52 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 6:22 amSun 4:04 pmSun 11:13 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:41 amSun 1:33 pmSun 8:07 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 3:26 amSun 2:00 pmSun 8:43 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 7:00 amSun 4:44 pmSun 11:52 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusSun 12:56 pmMon 1:53 amSun 7:25 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 11:08 amSun 10:25 pmSun 4:47 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Vegas.

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