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Philadelphia, PA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 14.6%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Aug 4, 2021 at 12:49:22 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:10 pm 293° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 2:06 am 57° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:39 pm 304° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 8 minutes (-2m 3s)
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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

Time:12:49 pm
Altitude:66.8°
Direction:169° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 8m 20s (Aug 4, 2021)

2 minutes, 3 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 3, 2021)

4 hours, 48 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

52 minutes, 15 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Philadelphia Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:15 am
Astro. Twilight4:15 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:10 pm
Civil Twilight8:10 pm – 8:40 pm
Nautical Twilight8:40 pm – 9:17 pm
Astro. Twilight9:17 pm – 9:56 pm
Night9:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 46:02 am8:10 pm14:08:20−2:031:06 pm (67.1°)94.306
Aug 56:03 am8:09 pm14:06:15−2:051:06 pm (66.8°)94.293
Aug 66:04 am8:08 pm14:04:08−2:061:06 pm (66.5°)94.280
Aug 76:05 am8:07 pm14:02:00−2:081:06 pm (66.3°)94.266
Aug 86:06 am8:05 pm13:59:51−2:091:06 pm (66.0°)94.252
Aug 96:06 am8:04 pm13:57:40−2:101:06 pm (65.7°)94.237
Aug 106:07 am8:03 pm13:55:27−2:121:05 pm (65.4°)94.221
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 42:06 am5:39 pm-9:50 am(74.7°)249,49715.4%
Aug 52:51 am6:33 pm-10:42 am(75.5°)247,6938.9%
Aug 63:45 am7:21 pm-11:35 am(74.9°)245,4954.0%
Aug 74:44 am8:03 pm-12:27 pm(72.9°)243,0861.0%
Aug 85:49 am8:39 pm-1:19 pm(69.6°)240,6400.2%
Aug 96:56 am9:11 pm-2:09 pm(65.2°)238,2991.8%
Aug 108:05 am9:39 pm-2:57 pm(59.8°)236,1665.8%
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 4, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:15 amWed 8:28 pmWed 1:22 pmVery difficult to see
VenusWed 8:53 amWed 9:42 pmWed 3:18 pmGood visibility
MarsWed 7:49 amWed 9:10 pmWed 2:30 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 8:53 pmThu 7:29 amThu 2:11 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 7:58 pmThu 5:52 amThu 12:55 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:00 midnightWed 1:54 pmWed 6:57 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 9:50 pmThu 9:28 amThu 3:39 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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