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Palo Alto, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 97.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 18, 2019 at 12:36:58 am


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 5:51 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 4:59 pm 69° East
Moonset Today: 6:22 am 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 56 minutes (+2m 15s)

Location of Palo AltoLocation

Today's Sun Position in Palo Alto

Time:12:36 am
Altitude:-64.0°
Direction:8° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 56m 51s (Feb 18, 2019)

2 minutes, 15 seconds longer than yesterday (Feb 17, 2019)

1 hour, 22 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 48 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Palo Alto Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:27 am
Astro. Twilight5:27 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:27 am
Civil Twilight6:27 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 5:51 pm
Civil Twilight5:51 pm – 6:17 pm
Nautical Twilight6:17 pm – 6:48 pm
Astro. Twilight6:48 pm – 7:18 pm
Night7:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palo Alto - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 186:54 am5:51 pm10:56:51+2:1512:22 pm (41.1°)91.872
Feb 196:53 am5:52 pm10:59:07+2:1612:22 pm (41.4°)91.892
Feb 206:51 am5:53 pm11:01:24+2:1612:22 pm (41.8°)91.912
Feb 216:50 am5:54 pm11:03:42+2:1712:22 pm (42.1°)91.932
Feb 226:49 am5:55 pm11:06:00+2:1812:22 pm (42.5°)91.953
Feb 236:48 am5:56 pm11:08:19+2:1812:21 pm (42.9°)91.974
Feb 246:46 am5:57 pm11:10:38+2:1912:21 pm (43.2°)91.996
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Palo Alto

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Palo Alto - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 18-6:22 am4:59 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Feb 19-7:08 am6:14 pm12:08 am(67.5°)221,68299.8%
Feb 20-7:49 am7:27 pm1:06 am(62.7°)222,30899.1%
Feb 21-8:26 am8:39 pm2:02 am(57.2°)224,20995.2%
Feb 22-9:01 am9:48 pm2:54 am(51.6°)227,15788.7%
Feb 23-9:35 am10:55 pm3:46 am(46.1°)230,82480.1%
Feb 24-10:10 am11:59 pm4:36 am(41.2°)234,84570.1%
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. 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 Palo Alto This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Feb 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:36 amMon 7:04 pmMon 1:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 4:32 amMon 2:24 pmMon 9:28 amGood visibility
MarsMon 9:33 amMon 11:00 pmMon 4:16 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 2:45 amMon 12:23 pmMon 7:34 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:37 amMon 2:18 pmMon 9:27 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 9:28 amMon 10:39 pmMon 4:04 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:41 amMon 7:04 pmMon 1:22 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Palo Alto.

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