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Flag for USA New Orleans, LA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 31.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 16, 2017 at 12:47:44 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:28 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 7:39 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 1:16 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:10 pm 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 11 minutes (-1m 34s)

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Today's Sun Position in New Orleans

The Sun's altitude in New Orleans 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

12:47 pm

Altitude

73.1°

Heading

166° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 11m 26s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 34s

Winter: +2h 58m

Summer: -52m 59s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New Orleans Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in New Orleans 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 – 5:02 am
Astro. Twilight5:02 am – 5:33 am
Nautical Twilight5:33 am – 6:03 am
Civil Twilight6:03 am – 6:28 am
Daylight6:28 am – 7:39 pm
Civil Twilight7:39 pm – 8:04 pm
Nautical Twilight8:04 pm – 8:34 pm
Astro. Twilight8:34 pm – 9:05 pm
Night9:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in New Orleans - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 166:28 am7:39 pm13:11:26−1:341:04 pm (73.6°)94.118
Aug 176:29 am7:38 pm13:09:50−1:351:04 pm (73.2°)94.101
Aug 186:29 am7:37 pm13:08:14−1:361:04 pm (72.9°)94.084
Aug 196:30 am7:36 pm13:06:37−1:361:03 pm (72.6°)94.066
Aug 206:30 am7:35 pm13:05:00−1:371:03 pm (72.3°)94.048
Aug 216:31 am7:34 pm13:03:22−1:381:03 pm (71.9°)94.029
Aug 226:31 am7:33 pm13:01:43−1:381:03 pm (71.6°)94.009
* All times are local time for New Orleans. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in New Orleans on Aug 21

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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 New Orleans time.

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Today's Moon in New Orleans

The Moon's path in New Orleans 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

12:47 pm

Altitude

28.1°

Heading

275° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.1%

Moon in New Orleans - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 161:16 am3:10 pm-8:11 am(77.3°)228,69633.2%
Aug 172:09 am4:13 pm-9:10 am(78.9°)227,79422.3%
Aug 183:07 am5:12 pm-10:10 am(79.2°)227,49913.0%
Aug 194:09 am6:07 pm-11:09 am(78.0°)227,9375.9%
Aug 205:13 am6:57 pm-12:07 pm(75.6°)229,1721.5%
Aug 216:17 am7:42 pm-1:02 pm(72.1°)231,1780.0%
Aug 227:20 am8:24 pm-1:55 pm(67.9°)233,8361.3%
* All times are local time for New Orleans. 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 New Orleans This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:53 amWed 8:10 pmWed 2:01 pmVery difficult to see
VenusWed 3:44 amWed 5:35 pmWed 10:39 amGood visibility
MarsWed 5:57 amWed 7:22 pmWed 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 10:44 amWed 10:18 pmWed 4:31 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:31 pmThu 1:48 amWed 8:39 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 10:37 pmThu 11:28 amThu 5:02 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:32 pmThu 8:01 amThu 2:16 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for New Orleans.

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