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Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 25, 2017 at 10:08:35 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 5:52 am 84° East
Moonset Today: 6:56 pm 279° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 41 minutes (+2m 22s)

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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

10:08 pm

Altitude

-23.5°

Heading

314° NW

Position

Night

Day length

13h 41m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 22s

Winter: +4h 21m

Summer: -1h 19m

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 – 4:27 am
Astro. Twilight4:27 am – 5:04 am
Nautical Twilight5:04 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 7:49 pm
Civil Twilight7:49 pm – 8:18 pm
Nautical Twilight8:18 pm – 8:53 pm
Astro. Twilight8:53 pm – 9:30 pm
Night9:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 256:08 am7:49 pm13:41:09+2:2212:58 pm (63.5°)93.530
Apr 266:06 am7:50 pm13:43:30+2:2112:58 pm (63.8°)93.555
Apr 276:05 am7:51 pm13:45:50+2:2012:58 pm (64.1°)93.579
Apr 286:04 am7:52 pm13:48:10+2:1912:58 pm (64.4°)93.603
Apr 296:03 am7:53 pm13:50:27+2:1712:57 pm (64.7°)93.627
Apr 306:01 am7:54 pm13:52:44+2:1612:57 pm (65.0°)93.650
May 16:00 am7:55 pm13:54:59+2:1512:57 pm (65.3°)93.673
* 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

10:08 pm

Altitude

-31.7°

Heading

314° NW

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 255:52 am6:56 pm-12:20 pm(55.1°)225,4631.1%
Apr 266:30 am8:09 pm-1:15 pm(59.8°)223,7850.2%
Apr 277:13 am9:22 pm-2:13 pm(63.8°)223,2792.5%
Apr 287:59 am10:32 pm-3:13 pm(66.8°)223,9538.0%
Apr 298:52 am11:38 pm-4:14 pm(68.5°)225,67116.0%
Apr 309:49 am--5:14 pm(68.8°)228,19226.0%
May 1-12:37 am10:51 am6:12 pm(67.7°)231,22337.0%
* 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, Tue, Apr 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:42 amWed 6:53 pmWed 12:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:27 amWed 4:42 pmWed 10:35 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 7:27 amWed 10:07 pmWed 2:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 5:59 pmWed 5:30 amTue 11:44 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 11:48 pmWed 9:14 amWed 4:31 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 5:42 amWed 6:48 pmWed 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 4:04 amWed 3:20 pmWed 9:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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