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Modesto, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 34.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 23, 2019 at 6:32:33 am


Sunrise Today: 6:52 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:59 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 12:48 am 61° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:49 pm 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-2m 23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Modesto

Time:6:32 am
Altitude:-4.8°
Direction:86° E
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 12h 6m 59s (Sep 23, 2019)

2 minutes, 23 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 22, 2019)

2 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 39 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Modesto Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:52 am
Daylight6:52 am – 6:59 pm
Civil Twilight6:59 pm – 7:25 pm
Nautical Twilight7:25 pm – 7:56 pm
Astro. Twilight7:56 pm – 8:27 pm
Night8:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Modesto - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 236:52 am6:59 pm12:06:59−2:2312:56 pm (52.2°)93.278
Sep 246:53 am6:57 pm12:04:35−2:2312:55 pm (51.8°)93.252
Sep 256:54 am6:56 pm12:02:11−2:2312:55 pm (51.4°)93.226
Sep 266:55 am6:54 pm11:59:47−2:2312:55 pm (51.0°)93.200
Sep 276:55 am6:53 pm11:57:23−2:2312:54 pm (50.6°)93.174
Sep 286:56 am6:51 pm11:54:59−2:2312:54 pm (50.2°)93.148
Sep 296:57 am6:50 pm11:52:35−2:2312:54 pm (49.8°)93.121
* All times are local time for Modesto. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 12:50 am in Modesto.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Modesto

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Modesto - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 2312:48 am3:49 pm-8:19 am(74.6°)231,83333.7%
Sep 241:51 am4:40 pm-9:18 am(73.0°)228,38823.0%
Sep 253:00 am5:26 pm-10:17 am(69.8°)225,45813.6%
Sep 264:13 am6:07 pm-11:15 am(65.3°)223,3676.2%
Sep 275:27 am6:45 pm-12:11 pm(59.8°)222,3821.6%
Sep 286:41 am7:20 pm-1:06 pm(53.8°)222,6530.2%
Sep 297:55 am7:54 pm-1:59 pm(47.7°)224,1802.0%
* All times are local time for Modesto. 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 Modesto This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:08 amMon 7:35 pmMon 1:52 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:46 amMon 7:30 pmMon 1:38 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 6:18 amMon 6:44 pmMon 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 1:10 pmMon 10:46 pmMon 5:58 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 3:05 pmTue 12:41 amMon 7:53 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 8:28 pmMon 9:54 amMon 3:11 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 6:23 pmTue 5:49 amTue 12:06 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Modesto.

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