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

Moon: 0.5%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 12, 2021 at 7:35:47 am
Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:11 pm 296° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 6:10 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 9:16 pm 299° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (+2m 13s)
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Today's Sun Position in Madison

Time:7:35 am
Altitude:19.9°
Direction:83° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 34m 21s (May 12, 2021)

2 minutes, 13 seconds longer than yesterday (May 11, 2021)

5 hours, 34 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

47 minutes, 54 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Madison Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:38 am
Astro. Twilight3:38 am – 4:24 am
Nautical Twilight4:24 am – 5:04 am
Civil Twilight5:04 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 8:11 pm
Civil Twilight8:11 pm – 8:43 pm
Nautical Twilight8:43 pm – 9:24 pm
Astro. Twilight9:24 pm – 10:10 pm
Night10:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 125:37 am8:11 pm14:34:21+2:1312:53 pm (65.3°)93.920
May 135:35 am8:12 pm14:36:32+2:1012:53 pm (65.5°)93.941
May 145:34 am8:13 pm14:38:41+2:0812:53 pm (65.7°)93.961
May 155:33 am8:14 pm14:40:47+2:0612:53 pm (66.0°)93.980
May 165:32 am8:15 pm14:42:51+2:0412:53 pm (66.2°)94.000
May 175:31 am8:16 pm14:44:53+2:0112:53 pm (66.4°)94.019
May 185:30 am8:17 pm14:46:52+1:5912:53 pm (66.6°)94.037
* All times are local time for Madison. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Madison

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 126:10 am9:16 pm-1:38 pm(66.6°)252,4390.9%
May 136:41 am10:17 pm-2:25 pm(69.6°)251,8363.6%
May 147:18 am11:15 pm-3:14 pm(71.6°)250,7528.2%
May 158:03 am--4:05 pm(72.3°)249,15414.5%
May 16-12:08 am8:56 am4:57 pm(71.7°)247,01622.3%
May 17-12:54 am9:55 am5:49 pm(69.7°)244,34131.4%
May 18-1:34 am11:00 am6:39 pm(66.5°)241,17641.6%
* All times are local time for Madison. 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 Madison This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:34 amWed 10:08 pmWed 2:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:16 amWed 9:14 pmWed 1:44 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 8:42 amThu 12:09 amWed 4:25 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 2:28 amWed 1:00 pmWed 7:44 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:45 amWed 11:34 amWed 6:39 amFairly good visibility
UranusWed 5:11 amWed 7:10 pmWed 12:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 3:22 amWed 2:57 pmWed 9:10 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

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