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

Moon: 99.8%
Full Moon
Current Time: Jul 24, 2021 at 1:13:43 am
Sunrise Today: 6:06 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:23 pm 296° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 9:25 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:30 am 241° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 16 minutes (-1m 33s)
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Today's Sun Position in Palo Alto

Time:1:13 am
Altitude:-32.8°
Direction:0° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 16m 23s (Jul 24, 2021)

1 minute, 33 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 23, 2021)

4 hours, 41 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

28 minutes, 29 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Palo Alto Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:21 am
Astro. Twilight4:21 am – 5:00 am
Nautical Twilight5:00 am – 5:37 am
Civil Twilight5:37 am – 6:06 am
Daylight6:06 am – 8:23 pm
Civil Twilight8:23 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:28 pm
Astro. Twilight9:28 pm – 10:08 pm
Night10:08 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palo Alto - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 246:06 am8:23 pm14:16:23−1:331:15 pm (72.2°)94.420
Jul 256:07 am8:22 pm14:14:48−1:351:15 pm (72.0°)94.411
Jul 266:08 am8:21 pm14:13:11−1:371:15 pm (71.8°)94.402
Jul 276:09 am8:20 pm14:11:32−1:381:15 pm (71.6°)94.393
Jul 286:09 am8:19 pm14:09:51−1:401:15 pm (71.3°)94.383
Jul 296:10 am8:18 pm14:08:08−1:421:15 pm (71.1°)94.373
Jul 306:11 am8:18 pm14:06:24−1:441:15 pm (70.9°)94.362
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. 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 Palo Alto

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Palo Alto - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-6:30 am9:25 pm1:33 am(28.6°)229,97199.8%
Jul 25-7:40 am10:02 pm2:30 am(32.3°)232,71997.7%
Jul 26-8:49 am10:33 pm3:22 am(37.0°)235,96093.1%
Jul 27-9:54 am11:00 pm4:09 am(42.4°)239,41686.5%
Jul 28-10:56 am11:26 pm4:54 am(48.0°)242,80178.4%
Jul 29-11:56 am11:50 pm5:37 am(53.7°)245,84969.3%
Jul 30-12:55 pm-6:18 am(59.1°)248,34259.7%
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. 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 Palo Alto This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 24, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:20 amSat 7:56 pmSat 12:38 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:41 amSat 10:00 pmSat 3:21 pmGood visibility
MarsSat 8:09 amSat 9:40 pmSat 2:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterFri 9:47 pmSat 8:34 amSat 3:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 8:49 pmSat 6:57 amSat 1:53 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:55 amSat 2:39 pmSat 7:47 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:44 pmSat 10:25 amSat 4:35 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Palo Alto.

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