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Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 23, 2017 at 12:20:15 am


Sunrise Today: 5:26 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:22 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:18 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 5:46 pm 283° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 56 minutes (+1m 45s)

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Today's Sun Position in Madison

The Sun's altitude in Madison 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

12:20 am

Altitude

-25.8°

Heading

351° N

Position

Night

Day length

14h 56m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 45s

Winter: +5h 56m

Summer: -26m 10s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Madison Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Madison 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 – 3:20 am
Astro. Twilight3:20 am – 4:10 am
Nautical Twilight4:10 am – 4:52 am
Civil Twilight4:52 am – 5:26 am
Daylight5:26 am – 8:22 pm
Civil Twilight8:22 pm – 8:56 pm
Nautical Twilight8:56 pm – 9:39 pm
Astro. Twilight9:39 pm – 10:29 pm
Night10:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 235:26 am8:22 pm14:56:03+1:4512:54 pm (67.6°)94.129
May 245:25 am8:23 pm14:57:46+1:4212:54 pm (67.8°)94.147
May 255:25 am8:24 pm14:59:27+1:4012:54 pm (68.0°)94.164
May 265:24 am8:25 pm15:01:04+1:3712:54 pm (68.2°)94.180
May 275:23 am8:26 pm15:02:38+1:3312:54 pm (68.3°)94.196
May 285:23 am8:27 pm15:04:08+1:3012:54 pm (68.5°)94.211
May 295:22 am8:28 pm15:05:36+1:2712:54 pm (68.7°)94.226
* All times are local time for Madison. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 am
* All times are local Madison time.

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Today's Moon in Madison

The Moon's path in Madison 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

12:20 am

Altitude

-36.2°

Heading

33° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 234:18 am5:46 pm-10:57 am(54.3°)225,2817.1%
May 244:56 am7:01 pm-11:54 am(58.8°)223,0582.1%
May 255:39 am8:16 pm-12:53 pm(62.4°)222,0170.2%
May 266:28 am9:27 pm-1:55 pm(64.9°)222,2831.6%
May 277:24 am10:32 pm-2:58 pm(65.9°)223,8146.3%
May 288:26 am11:28 pm-3:59 pm(65.4°)226,40913.6%
May 299:32 am--4:57 pm(63.5°)229,75822.9%
* All times are local time for Madison. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Madison This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:32 amTue 6:04 pmTue 11:18 amDifficult to see
VenusTue 3:35 amTue 4:21 pmTue 9:58 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 6:34 amTue 9:58 pmTue 2:16 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 3:55 pmWed 3:29 amTue 9:42 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 10:02 pmTue 7:10 amTue 2:36 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 3:52 amTue 5:10 pmTue 10:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:19 amTue 1:30 pmTue 7:55 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

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