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

Moon: 27.3%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 5, 2021 at 10:51:58 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:32 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:42 pm 293° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 3:09 am 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:44 pm 252° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 10 minutes (+2m 16s)
Location of NantucketLocation

Today's Sun Position in Nantucket

Time:10:51 pm
Altitude:-27.2°
Direction:332° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 9m 42s (May 5, 2021)

2 minutes, 16 seconds longer than yesterday (May 4, 2021)

4 hours, 58 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

59 minutes, 48 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nantucket Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:43 am
Astro. Twilight3:43 am – 4:24 am
Nautical Twilight4:24 am – 5:02 am
Civil Twilight5:02 am – 5:32 am
Daylight5:32 am – 7:42 pm
Civil Twilight7:42 pm – 8:12 pm
Nautical Twilight8:12 pm – 8:50 pm
Astro. Twilight8:50 pm – 9:31 pm
Night9:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nantucket - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 55:32 am7:42 pm14:09:42+2:1612:37 pm (65.2°)93.765
May 65:31 am7:43 pm14:11:57+2:1412:36 pm (65.5°)93.788
May 75:30 am7:44 pm14:14:10+2:1312:36 pm (65.7°)93.811
May 85:29 am7:45 pm14:16:22+2:1112:36 pm (66.0°)93.833
May 95:27 am7:46 pm14:18:32+2:0912:36 pm (66.3°)93.855
May 105:26 am7:47 pm14:20:40+2:0812:36 pm (66.5°)93.877
May 115:25 am7:48 pm14:22:46+2:0612:36 pm (66.8°)93.898
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Nantucket - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 53:09 am1:44 pm-8:22 am(33.6°)243,50532.9%
May 63:35 am2:47 pm-9:07 am(38.6°)246,27823.6%
May 73:59 am3:48 pm-9:49 am(44.0°)248,53615.6%
May 84:20 am4:49 pm-10:30 am(49.4°)250,2729.1%
May 94:42 am5:49 pm-11:10 am(54.7°)251,5074.3%
May 105:04 am6:49 pm-11:51 am(59.7°)252,2701.2%
May 115:29 am7:49 pm-12:34 pm(64.3°)252,5850.0%
* 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, Wed, May 5, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:17 amThu 9:23 pmThu 1:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 6:05 amThu 8:36 pmThu 1:20 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 8:39 amWed 11:56 pmWed 4:17 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 2:30 amThu 1:05 pmThu 7:48 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 1:47 amThu 11:44 amThu 6:46 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 5:20 amThu 7:11 pmThu 12:16 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:28 amThu 3:04 pmThu 9:16 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nantucket.

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