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Nantucket, MA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 57.3%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 12, 2020 at 1:23:23 am


Sunrise Today: 5:18 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:13 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:09 am 90° East
Moonset Today: 12:36 pm 273° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 55 minutes (-1m 15s)

Location of NantucketLocation

Today's Sun Position in Nantucket

Time:1:23 am
Altitude:-26.2°
Direction:10° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 54m 58s (Jul 12, 2020)

1 minute, 15 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 11, 2020)

5 hours, 43 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

14 minutes, 32 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nantucket Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:15 am
Astro. Twilight3:15 am – 4:03 am
Nautical Twilight4:03 am – 4:45 am
Civil Twilight4:45 am – 5:18 am
Daylight5:18 am – 8:13 pm
Civil Twilight8:13 pm – 8:46 pm
Nautical Twilight8:46 pm – 9:27 pm
Astro. Twilight9:27 pm – 10:16 pm
Night10:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nantucket - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 125:18 am8:13 pm14:54:58−1:1512:46 pm (70.6°)94.496
Jul 135:19 am8:12 pm14:53:39−1:1812:46 pm (70.4°)94.493
Jul 145:19 am8:12 pm14:52:17−1:2112:46 pm (70.2°)94.490
Jul 155:20 am8:11 pm14:50:53−1:2412:46 pm (70.1°)94.485
Jul 165:21 am8:11 pm14:49:25−1:2712:46 pm (69.9°)94.481
Jul 175:22 am8:10 pm14:47:54−1:3012:46 pm (69.8°)94.476
Jul 185:23 am8:09 pm14:46:21−1:3312:46 pm (69.6°)94.470
* All times are local time for Nantucket. 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 Nantucket

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Nantucket - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 1212:09 am12:36 pm-6:18 am(49.2°)251,10055.3%
Jul 1312:32 am1:35 pm-6:59 am(54.2°)250,99045.6%
Jul 1412:56 am2:35 pm-7:40 am(58.9°)250,04635.9%
Jul 151:22 am3:36 pm-8:24 am(63.3°)248,33726.7%
Jul 161:52 am4:38 pm-9:10 am(67.1°)245,99318.2%
Jul 172:27 am5:41 pm-10:00 am(70.1°)243,19910.9%
Jul 183:09 am6:41 pm-10:54 am(72.0°)240,1835.1%
* All times are local time for Nantucket. 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 Nantucket This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 12, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:27 amSun 6:52 pmSun 11:39 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 2:47 amSun 5:01 pmSun 9:54 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:50 pmSun 11:56 amSun 5:53 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 8:15 pmSun 5:36 amSun 12:56 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 8:38 pmSun 6:09 amSun 1:24 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 12:54 amSun 2:43 pmSun 7:48 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 10:59 pmSun 10:31 amSun 4:45 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Nantucket.

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