Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Madison

Flag for USA Madison, WI, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 16.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 18, 2017 at 12:14:03 am


Sunrise Today: 6:06 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:54 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 2:33 am 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:40 pm 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 47 minutes (-2m 38s)

Location of MadisonLocation

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

12:14 am

Altitude

-32.9°

Heading

346° N

Position

Night

Day length

13h 47m 59s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 38s

Winter: +4h 48m

Summer: -1h 34m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Madison Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

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 – 4:19 am
Astro. Twilight4:19 am – 4:59 am
Nautical Twilight4:59 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 6:06 am
Daylight6:06 am – 7:54 pm
Civil Twilight7:54 pm – 8:25 pm
Nautical Twilight8:25 pm – 9:02 pm
Astro. Twilight9:02 pm – 9:41 pm
Night9:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 186:06 am7:54 pm13:47:59−2:381:01 pm (59.8°)94.084
Aug 196:07 am7:53 pm13:45:19−2:391:01 pm (59.5°)94.066
Aug 206:09 am7:51 pm13:42:39−2:401:00 pm (59.1°)94.048
Aug 216:10 am7:50 pm13:39:58−2:411:00 pm (58.8°)94.029
Aug 226:11 am7:48 pm13:37:15−2:421:00 pm (58.5°)94.009
Aug 236:12 am7:46 pm13:34:32−2:421:00 pm (58.1°)93.990
Aug 246:13 am7:45 pm13:31:49−2:4312:59 pm (57.8°)93.969
* All times are local time for Madison. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Madison on Aug 21

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

Scroll right to see more
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.

Sun Articles

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

12:14 am

Altitude

-19.6°

Heading

37° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.4%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 182:33 am5:40 pm-10:07 am(65.8°)227,49913.0%
Aug 193:36 am6:32 pm-11:07 am(64.7°)227,9365.9%
Aug 204:44 am7:17 pm-12:04 pm(62.2°)229,1691.5%
Aug 215:54 am7:57 pm-1:00 pm(58.8°)231,1740.0%
Aug 227:03 am8:31 pm-1:52 pm(54.6°)233,8311.3%
Aug 238:11 am9:03 pm-2:41 pm(50.1°)236,9395.2%
Aug 249:16 am9:33 pm-3:29 pm(45.6°)240,24511.2%
* 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.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Madison This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:33 amFri 8:02 pmFri 1:47 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 3:10 amFri 6:08 pmFri 10:39 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:28 amFri 7:40 pmFri 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 10:44 amFri 9:59 pmFri 4:22 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 3:54 pmSat 1:03 amFri 8:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:14 pmFri 11:37 amFri 4:56 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:35 pmFri 7:44 amFri 2:10 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Madison