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

Moon: 53.6%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 1, 2020 at 2:10:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:43 am 83° East
Sunset Today: 7:25 pm 277° West


Moonrise Today: 12:00 noon 59° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:29 am 302° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 42 minutes (+2m 36s)

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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

Time:2:10 pm
Altitude:52.0°
Direction:207° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 41m 35s (Apr 1, 2020)

2 minutes, 36 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 31, 2020)

3 hours, 21 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

2 hours, 18 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Philadelphia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:11 am
Astro. Twilight5:11 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:43 am
Daylight6:43 am – 7:25 pm
Civil Twilight7:25 pm – 7:52 pm
Nautical Twilight7:52 pm – 8:25 pm
Astro. Twilight8:25 pm – 8:58 pm
Night8:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 16:43 am7:25 pm12:41:35+2:361:04 pm (55.0°)92.907
Apr 26:42 am7:26 pm12:44:12+2:361:04 pm (55.4°)92.933
Apr 36:40 am7:27 pm12:46:48+2:361:03 pm (55.7°)92.960
Apr 46:39 am7:28 pm12:49:24+2:351:03 pm (56.1°)92.986
Apr 56:37 am7:29 pm12:51:59+2:351:03 pm (56.5°)93.012
Apr 66:35 am7:30 pm12:54:34+2:351:02 pm (56.9°)93.039
Apr 76:34 am7:31 pm12:57:09+2:341:02 pm (57.2°)93.065
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 1-2:29 am12:00 pm7:42 pm(73.2°)236,62556.0%
Apr 2-3:23 am1:01 pm8:39 pm(71.6°)232,77167.1%
Apr 3-4:11 am2:09 pm9:36 pm(68.5°)229,04477.5%
Apr 4-4:53 am3:22 pm10:32 pm(64.0°)225,78286.8%
Apr 5-5:31 am4:37 pm11:27 pm(58.5°)223,32894.0%
Apr 6-6:05 am5:53 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 7-6:38 am7:10 pm12:21 am(52.2°)221,97498.5%
* 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, Wed, Apr 1, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:53 amWed 5:09 pmWed 11:31 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:30 amWed 11:27 pmWed 3:58 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 3:43 amThu 1:22 pmThu 8:32 amAverage visibility
JupiterThu 3:14 amThu 12:48 pmThu 8:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 3:36 amThu 1:18 pmThu 8:27 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 7:44 amWed 9:16 pmWed 2:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 5:56 amWed 5:25 pmWed 11:41 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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