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Flag for USA New York, NY, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 79.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 20, 2018 at 1:36:48 am


Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 6:56 pm 272° West


Moonrise Today: 4:55 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:10 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (-2m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in New York

The Sun's altitude in New York 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

1:36 am

Altitude

-46.8°

Heading

17° N

Position

Night

Day length

12h 14m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 40s

Winter: +2h 59m

Summer: -2h 50m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New York Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in New York 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 – 5:09 am
Astro. Twilight5:09 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 6:56 pm
Civil Twilight6:56 pm – 7:23 pm
Nautical Twilight7:23 pm – 7:55 pm
Astro. Twilight7:55 pm – 8:28 pm
Night8:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in New York - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 206:41 am6:56 pm12:14:56−2:4012:49 pm (50.2°)93.346
Sep 216:42 am6:54 pm12:12:15−2:4012:49 pm (49.8°)93.320
Sep 226:43 am6:53 pm12:09:35−2:4012:48 pm (49.5°)93.294
Sep 236:44 am6:51 pm12:06:54−2:4012:48 pm (49.1°)93.268
Sep 246:45 am6:49 pm12:04:14−2:4012:47 pm (48.7°)93.242
Sep 256:46 am6:48 pm12:01:33−2:4012:47 pm (48.3°)93.215
Sep 266:47 am6:46 pm11:58:53−2:4012:47 pm (47.9°)93.189
* All times are local time for New York. 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 Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 9:54 pm in New York.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* All times are local New York time.

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Today's Moon in New York

The Moon's path in New York 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 2018 Moon Phases

1:36 am

Altitude

4.7°

Heading

239° SW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.2%

Moon in New York - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 20-2:10 am4:55 pm9:58 pm(30.9°)251,22085.3%
Sep 21-3:06 am5:30 pm10:44 pm(33.7°)250,24091.5%
Sep 22-4:03 am6:02 pm11:29 pm(37.3°)248,77396.2%
Sep 23-5:02 am6:32 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 24-6:02 am7:01 pm12:14 am(41.4°)246,96099.0%
Sep 25-7:03 am7:29 pm12:58 am(45.9°)244,93299.8%
Sep 26-8:05 am7:59 pm1:43 am(50.6°)242,80298.5%
* All times are local time for New York. 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 York This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:37 amThu 7:02 pmThu 12:50 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusThu 10:14 amThu 8:00 pmThu 3:08 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 4:47 pmFri 1:53 amThu 9:19 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 11:08 amThu 9:10 pmThu 4:09 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 2:30 pmThu 11:46 pmThu 7:08 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 8:16 pmThu 9:41 amThu 2:58 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 6:23 pmFri 5:39 amFri 12:01 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for New York.

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