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Los Angeles, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 95.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 18, 2019 at 11:15:38 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 4:35 pm 72° East
Moonset Today: 5:34 am 290° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (+2m 8s)

Location of Los AngelesLocation

Today's Sun Position in Los Angeles

Time:11:15 pm
Altitude:-48.5°
Direction:318° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 3m 26s (Mar 18, 2019)

2 minutes, 8 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 17, 2019)

2 hours, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 22 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Los Angeles Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:05 am
Nautical Twilight6:05 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 7:03 pm
Civil Twilight7:03 pm – 7:28 pm
Nautical Twilight7:28 pm – 7:57 pm
Astro. Twilight7:57 pm – 8:26 pm
Night8:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Los Angeles - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 186:59 am7:03 pm12:03:26+2:081:01 pm (55.1°)92.519
Mar 196:58 am7:03 pm12:05:34+2:081:00 pm (55.5°)92.544
Mar 206:56 am7:04 pm12:07:42+2:081:00 pm (55.9°)92.570
Mar 216:55 am7:05 pm12:09:50+2:071:00 pm (56.3°)92.596
Mar 226:54 am7:06 pm12:11:58+2:0712:59 pm (56.7°)92.622
Mar 236:52 am7:06 pm12:14:06+2:0712:59 pm (57.1°)92.649
Mar 246:51 am7:07 pm12:16:13+2:0712:59 pm (57.5°)92.676
* All times are local time for Los Angeles. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 2:58 pm in Los Angeles.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Los Angeles

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Los Angeles - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 18-5:34 am4:35 pm11:31 pm(68.9°)223,47395.1%
Mar 19-6:19 am5:47 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 20-6:59 am6:58 pm12:27 am(63.8°)223,43899.0%
Mar 21-7:37 am8:07 pm1:22 am(58.1°)224,59499.7%
Mar 22-8:14 am9:15 pm2:14 am(52.3°)226,85797.3%
Mar 23-8:52 am10:20 pm3:06 am(46.9°)230,00992.2%
Mar 24-9:30 am11:24 pm3:58 am(42.1°)233,74184.9%
* All times are local time for Los Angeles. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Los Angeles This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Mar 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:25 amTue 6:19 pmTue 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 5:18 amTue 4:03 pmTue 10:40 amGood visibility
MarsMon 9:28 amMon 11:21 pmMon 4:24 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 1:41 amTue 11:34 amTue 6:37 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:28 amTue 1:28 pmTue 8:28 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:26 amTue 9:31 pmTue 2:59 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:32 amTue 6:02 pmTue 12:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Los Angeles.

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