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Moon: 8.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 20, 2017 at 8:54:49 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:48 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:24 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:01 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 5:42 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 35 minutes (-1m 32s)

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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

The Sun's altitude in Philadelphia 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

8:54 pm

Altitude

-5.8°

Heading

303° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

14h 35m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 32s

Winter: +5h 15m

Summer: -24m 36s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Philadelphia Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Philadelphia 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 – 3:54 am
Astro. Twilight3:54 am – 4:38 am
Nautical Twilight4:38 am – 5:17 am
Civil Twilight5:17 am – 5:48 am
Daylight5:48 am – 8:24 pm
Civil Twilight8:24 pm – 8:56 pm
Nautical Twilight8:56 pm – 9:35 pm
Astro. Twilight9:35 pm – 10:18 pm
Night10:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 205:48 am8:24 pm14:35:58−1:321:07 pm (70.6°)94.455
Jul 215:49 am8:24 pm14:34:23−1:351:07 pm (70.4°)94.448
Jul 225:50 am8:23 pm14:32:45−1:371:07 pm (70.2°)94.441
Jul 235:51 am8:22 pm14:31:05−1:401:07 pm (70.0°)94.433
Jul 245:52 am8:21 pm14:29:23−1:421:07 pm (69.8°)94.425
Jul 255:53 am8:20 pm14:27:38−1:441:07 pm (69.6°)94.416
Jul 265:53 am8:19 pm14:25:51−1:461:07 pm (69.3°)94.406
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Philadelphia time.

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Today's Moon in Philadelphia

The Moon's path in Philadelphia 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

8:54 pm

Altitude

-26.6°

Heading

331° NW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.2%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 203:01 am5:42 pm-10:19 am(67.9°)225,05911.4%
Jul 213:56 am6:47 pm-11:21 am(69.1°)224,4654.7%
Jul 224:57 am7:45 pm-12:23 pm(68.7°)224,9300.8%
Jul 236:04 am8:37 pm-1:23 pm(66.9°)226,4770.2%
Jul 247:12 am9:21 pm-2:20 pm(64.0°)228,9892.6%
Jul 258:21 am10:00 pm-3:14 pm(60.1°)232,2337.7%
Jul 269:27 am10:35 pm-4:05 pm(55.8°)235,90614.9%
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:57 amThu 9:40 pmThu 2:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 2:55 amFri 5:31 pmFri 10:13 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:56 amFri 8:32 pmFri 1:14 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterThu 12:19 pmThu 11:49 pmThu 6:04 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:46 pmFri 3:14 amThu 10:30 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:12 amFri 1:26 pmFri 6:49 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 10:27 pmFri 9:43 amFri 4:05 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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