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Moon: 97.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 23, 2018 at 5:22:06 am


Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 6:48 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 6:27 pm 99° East
Moonset Today: 5:14 am 258° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-2m 6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Los Angeles

The Sun's altitude in Los Angeles 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

5:22 am

Altitude

-17.2°

Heading

78° E

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 6m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 6s

Winter: +2h 13m

Summer: -2h 19m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Los Angeles Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Los Angeles 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 – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:47 am
Nautical Twilight5:47 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 6:48 pm
Civil Twilight6:48 pm – 7:13 pm
Nautical Twilight7:13 pm – 7:42 pm
Astro. Twilight7:42 pm – 8:11 pm
Night8:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Los Angeles - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 236:41 am6:48 pm12:06:16−2:0612:45 pm (55.7°)93.265
Sep 246:42 am6:46 pm12:04:09−2:0612:44 pm (55.3°)93.238
Sep 256:43 am6:45 pm12:02:03−2:0612:44 pm (54.9°)93.212
Sep 266:43 am6:43 pm11:59:57−2:0612:44 pm (54.5°)93.186
Sep 276:44 am6:42 pm11:57:51−2:0612:43 pm (54.1°)93.160
Sep 286:45 am6:41 pm11:55:45−2:0512:43 pm (53.7°)93.134
Sep 296:46 am6:39 pm11:53:39−2:0512:43 pm (53.3°)93.108
* 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.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:15 am
June SolsticeJun 213:07 am
September EquinoxSep 226:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 212:23 pm
* All times are local Los Angeles time.

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Today's Moon in Los Angeles

The Moon's path in Los Angeles 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 2018 Moon Phases

5:22 am

Altitude

-1.4°

Heading

259° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.4%

Moon in Los Angeles - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 23-5:14 am6:27 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 24-6:11 am6:59 pm12:16 am(48.7°)246,72099.2%
Sep 25-7:08 am7:31 pm1:00 am(53.2°)244,67499.8%
Sep 26-8:07 am8:04 pm1:45 am(58.0°)242,53798.2%
Sep 27-9:06 am8:39 pm2:31 am(62.7°)240,38494.4%
Sep 28-10:07 am9:17 pm3:20 am(67.1°)238,26488.4%
Sep 29-11:10 am9:59 pm4:10 am(71.0°)236,20280.4%
* 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, Sun, Sep 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:51 amSun 6:58 pmSun 12:55 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 9:52 amSun 8:03 pmSun 2:57 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 4:14 pmMon 2:02 amSun 9:08 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 10:42 amSun 9:10 pmSun 3:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:57 pmSun 11:50 pmSun 6:53 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 8:09 pmSun 9:16 amSun 2:43 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:02 pmMon 5:28 amSun 11:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Los Angeles.

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