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

Moon: 99.5%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 23, 2024 at 11:10:01 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 7:51 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 8:24 pm 120° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:47 am 242° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 49 minutes (+1m 1s)
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Today's Sun Position in New Orleans

Time:11:10 pm
Altitude:-33.0°
Direction:330° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 49m 26s (May 23, 2024)

1 minute, 1 second longer than yesterday (May 22, 2024)

3 hours, 36 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

15 minutes, 1 second shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New Orleans Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:29 am
Astro. Twilight4:29 am – 5:03 am
Nautical Twilight5:03 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 7:51 pm
Civil Twilight7:51 pm – 8:18 pm
Nautical Twilight8:18 pm – 8:50 pm
Astro. Twilight8:50 pm – 9:24 pm
Night9:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in New Orleans - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 236:02 am7:51 pm13:49:26+1:0112:57 pm (80.8°)94.125
May 246:02 am7:52 pm13:50:26+1:0012:57 pm (81.0°)94.142
May 256:01 am7:53 pm13:51:24+0:5812:57 pm (81.2°)94.159
May 266:01 am7:53 pm13:52:21+0:5612:57 pm (81.4°)94.176
May 276:01 am7:54 pm13:53:15+0:5412:57 pm (81.5°)94.193
May 286:00 am7:54 pm13:54:08+0:5212:57 pm (81.7°)94.209
May 296:00 am7:55 pm13:54:59+0:5012:57 pm (81.8°)94.225
* All times are local time for New Orleans. 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 New Orleans

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in New Orleans - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 23-5:47 am8:24 pm12:36 am(36.0°)243,51199.8%
May 24-6:32 am9:26 pm1:29 am(32.8°)241,18599.3%
May 25-7:24 am10:26 pm2:26 am(31.1°)238,92196.6%
May 26-8:25 am11:20 pm3:25 am(31.1°)236,79991.4%
May 27-9:30 am-4:23 am(32.9°)234,86684.1%
May 2812:08 am10:37 am-5:20 am(36.5°)233,14274.8%
May 2912:49 am11:45 am-6:14 am(41.4°)231,64364.1%
* All times are local time for New Orleans. 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 New Orleans This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 23, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:59 amFri 6:08 pmFri 11:33 amAverage visibility
VenusFri 5:54 amFri 7:36 pmFri 12:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 3:42 amFri 4:15 pmFri 9:58 amAverage visibility
JupiterFri 5:51 amFri 7:28 pmFri 12:39 pmDifficult to see
SaturnFri 2:22 amFri 1:57 pmFri 8:09 amAverage visibility
UranusFri 5:28 amFri 7:01 pmFri 12:14 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 2:51 amFri 2:48 pmFri 8:49 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for New Orleans.

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