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Moon: 79.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 19, 2018 at 10:13:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:15 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 4:06 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 1:58 am 249° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 59 minutes (-2m 29s)

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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

10:13 pm

Altitude

-45.1°

Heading

301° NW

Position

Night

Day length

10h 59m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 29s

Winter: +1h 39m

Summer: -4h

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 – 5:45 am
Astro. Twilight5:45 am – 6:16 am
Nautical Twilight6:16 am – 6:47 am
Civil Twilight6:47 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 6:15 pm
Civil Twilight6:15 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:14 pm
Astro. Twilight7:14 pm – 7:45 pm
Night7:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 197:15 am6:15 pm10:59:57−2:2912:45 pm (39.9°)92.580
Oct 207:16 am6:13 pm10:57:28−2:2912:45 pm (39.6°)92.554
Oct 217:17 am6:12 pm10:54:59−2:2812:45 pm (39.2°)92.527
Oct 227:18 am6:11 pm10:52:31−2:2812:45 pm (38.9°)92.501
Oct 237:19 am6:09 pm10:50:04−2:2712:44 pm (38.5°)92.476
Oct 247:20 am6:08 pm10:47:37−2:2612:44 pm (38.2°)92.450
Oct 257:21 am6:07 pm10:45:11−2:2512:44 pm (37.8°)92.425
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

10:13 pm

Altitude

35.5°

Heading

193° S

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.7%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 19-1:58 am4:06 pm9:28 pm(36.4°)249,27379.4%
Oct 20-2:56 am4:37 pm10:13 pm(40.3°)247,34386.8%
Oct 21-3:55 am5:06 pm10:57 pm(44.8°)244,98192.9%
Oct 22-4:55 am5:35 pm11:42 pm(49.5°)242,38797.2%
Oct 23-5:57 am6:04 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 24-7:00 am6:35 pm12:28 am(54.4°)239,76599.5%
Oct 25-8:05 am7:09 pm1:16 am(59.1°)237,29499.5%
* 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, Fri, Oct 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:56 amSat 6:55 pmSat 1:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:21 amSat 6:01 pmSat 1:11 pmNot visible
MarsFri 3:24 pmSat 1:14 amFri 8:19 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:41 amSat 7:36 pmSat 2:39 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 12:40 pmSat 10:01 pmSat 5:21 pmAverage visiblity
UranusSat 6:17 pmSun 7:37 amSun 12:57 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 4:31 pmSat 3:47 amFri 10:09 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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