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Moon: 7.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 27, 2017 at 8:16:12 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:23 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:26 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:24 am 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 10:32 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 2 minutes (+1m 33s)

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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

8:16 pm

Altitude

1.2°

Heading

299° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 2m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 33s

Winter: +6h 2m

Summer: -19m 36s

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 – 3:14 am
Astro. Twilight3:14 am – 4:06 am
Nautical Twilight4:06 am – 4:49 am
Civil Twilight4:49 am – 5:23 am
Daylight5:23 am – 8:26 pm
Civil Twilight8:26 pm – 9:00 pm
Nautical Twilight9:00 pm – 9:44 pm
Astro. Twilight9:44 pm – 10:36 pm
Night10:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 275:23 am8:26 pm15:02:38+1:3412:54 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
May 305:21 am8:28 pm15:07:00+1:2412:55 pm (68.8°)94.241
May 315:21 am8:29 pm15:08:21+1:2012:55 pm (68.9°)94.255
Jun 15:20 am8:30 pm15:09:39+1:1712:55 pm (69.1°)94.268
Jun 25:20 am8:31 pm15:10:52+1:1312:55 pm (69.2°)94.281
* 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

8:16 pm

Altitude

22.1°

Heading

276° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.6%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
May 30-12:16 am10:39 am5:52 pm(60.6°)233,51133.4%
May 31-12:57 am11:46 am6:43 pm(56.9°)237,34044.4%
Jun 1-1:32 am12:51 pm7:31 pm(52.9°)240,97655.3%
Jun 2-2:03 am1:53 pm8:17 pm(48.6°)244,22665.5%
* 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, Sat, May 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:28 amSun 6:21 pmSun 11:24 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 3:27 amSun 4:24 pmSun 9:55 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 6:29 amSat 9:55 pmSat 2:12 pmDifficult to see
JupiterSat 3:38 pmSun 3:13 amSat 9:25 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:41 pmSun 6:49 amSun 2:15 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:33 amSun 4:52 pmSun 10:12 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:59 amSun 1:11 pmSun 7:35 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

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