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Moon: 17.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2017 at 9:53:30 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:42 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:25 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:24 am 80° East
Moonset Today: 10:35 pm 277° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 42 minutes (-2m)

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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

9:53 pm

Altitude

-13.9°

Heading

314° NW

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 42m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m

Winter: +5h 43m

Summer: -39m 27s

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 – 3:40 am
Astro. Twilight3:40 am – 4:27 am
Nautical Twilight4:27 am – 5:09 am
Civil Twilight5:09 am – 5:42 am
Daylight5:42 am – 8:25 pm
Civil Twilight8:25 pm – 8:57 pm
Nautical Twilight8:57 pm – 9:39 pm
Astro. Twilight9:39 pm – 10:26 pm
Night10:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 265:42 am8:25 pm14:42:46−2:001:04 pm (66.2°)94.406
Jul 275:43 am8:24 pm14:40:43−2:031:04 pm (66.0°)94.395
Jul 285:44 am8:23 pm14:38:38−2:051:04 pm (65.7°)94.385
Jul 295:45 am8:21 pm14:36:30−2:071:03 pm (65.5°)94.374
Jul 305:46 am8:20 pm14:34:21−2:091:03 pm (65.3°)94.362
Jul 315:47 am8:19 pm14:32:09−2:111:03 pm (65.0°)94.350
Aug 15:48 am8:18 pm14:29:56−2:131:03 pm (64.8°)94.338
* 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

9:53 pm

Altitude

6.7°

Heading

270° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.1%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 269:24 am10:35 pm-4:04 pm(52.5°)236,05515.2%
Jul 2710:30 am11:05 pm-4:52 pm(48.0°)239,82823.9%
Jul 2811:33 am11:34 pm-5:38 pm(43.6°)243,38733.5%
Jul 2912:35 pm--6:22 pm(39.4°)246,48143.6%
Jul 30-12:03 am1:34 pm7:07 pm(35.7°)248,92853.7%
Jul 31-12:33 am2:33 pm7:51 pm(32.4°)250,61763.4%
Aug 1-1:05 am3:30 pm8:37 pm(29.8°)251,50972.5%
* 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, Wed, Jul 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:08 amThu 9:30 pmThu 2:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 2:45 amThu 5:46 pmThu 10:15 amGood visibility
MarsThu 5:40 amThu 8:27 pmThu 1:04 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterWed 11:57 amWed 11:22 pmWed 5:40 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:28 pmThu 2:36 amWed 10:02 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:41 pmThu 1:04 pmThu 6:22 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 10:03 pmThu 9:13 amThu 3:38 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

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