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

Moon: 53.7%
Third Quarter
Current Time: Oct 28, 2021 at 7:16:25 am
Sunrise Today: 7:25 am 107° East
Sunset Today: 6:02 pm 253° West
Moonset Today: 2:30 pm 301° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 37 minutes (-2m 22s)
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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

Time:7:16 am
Altitude:-1.6°
Direction:105° E
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 10h 37m 20s (Oct 28, 2021)

2 minutes, 22 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 27, 2021)

1 hour, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

4 hours, 23 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Philadelphia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:54 am
Astro. Twilight5:54 am – 6:25 am
Nautical Twilight6:25 am – 6:57 am
Civil Twilight6:57 am – 7:25 am
Daylight7:25 am – 6:02 pm
Civil Twilight6:02 pm – 6:30 pm
Nautical Twilight6:30 pm – 7:02 pm
Astro. Twilight7:02 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 287:25 am6:02 pm10:37:20−2:2212:44 pm (36.7°)92.349
Oct 297:26 am6:01 pm10:34:59−2:2112:44 pm (36.4°)92.325
Oct 307:27 am6:00 pm10:32:38−2:2012:44 pm (36.1°)92.301
Oct 317:28 am5:59 pm10:30:18−2:1912:44 pm (35.7°)92.278
Nov 17:29 am5:57 pm10:27:59−2:1812:44 pm (35.4°)92.254
Nov 27:31 am5:56 pm10:25:42−2:1712:44 pm (35.1°)92.230
Nov 37:32 am5:55 pm10:23:26−2:1612:44 pm (34.8°)92.207
* 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
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 28-2:30 pm-6:49 am(74.2°)247,09653.9%
Oct 2912:03 am3:06 pm-7:39 am(71.2°)244,03643.7%
Oct 301:08 am3:37 pm-8:28 am(67.1°)240,42533.4%
Oct 312:15 am4:06 pm-9:16 am(62.0°)236,48923.5%
Nov 13:24 am4:32 pm-10:04 am(56.1°)232,52314.6%
Nov 24:35 am4:59 pm-10:52 am(49.6°)228,8707.3%
Nov 35:48 am5:27 pm-11:43 am(42.9°)225,8782.3%
* 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, Thu, Oct 28, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:53 amThu 5:26 pmThu 11:40 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 11:34 amThu 8:21 pmThu 3:57 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 6:52 amThu 5:45 pmThu 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 3:01 pmFri 1:21 amThu 8:11 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 2:15 pmFri 12:04 amThu 7:09 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 6:21 pmThu 8:11 amThu 1:16 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 4:11 pmFri 3:43 amThu 9:57 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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