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Moon: 17.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 19, 2018 at 3:21:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:17 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:43 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 9:02 am 66° East
Moonset Today: 11:49 pm 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 26 minutes (+2m 27s)

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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

3:21 pm

Altitude

47.7°

Heading

237° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 26m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 27s

Winter: +4h 6m

Summer: -1h 34m

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 – 4:38 am
Astro. Twilight4:38 am – 5:14 am
Nautical Twilight5:14 am – 5:48 am
Civil Twilight5:48 am – 6:17 am
Daylight6:17 am – 7:43 pm
Civil Twilight7:43 pm – 8:11 pm
Nautical Twilight8:11 pm – 8:45 pm
Astro. Twilight8:45 pm – 9:21 pm
Night9:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 196:17 am7:43 pm13:26:06+2:2712:59 pm (61.4°)93.371
Apr 206:15 am7:44 pm13:28:33+2:2712:59 pm (61.7°)93.396
Apr 216:14 am7:45 pm13:30:59+2:2612:59 pm (62.1°)93.421
Apr 226:12 am7:46 pm13:33:24+2:2512:59 pm (62.4°)93.445
Apr 236:11 am7:47 pm13:35:49+2:2412:58 pm (62.7°)93.470
Apr 246:09 am7:48 pm13:38:12+2:2312:58 pm (63.1°)93.494
Apr 256:08 am7:49 pm13:40:35+2:2212:58 pm (63.4°)93.518
* 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

3:21 pm

Altitude

64.9°

Heading

144° SE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.3%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 199:02 am11:49 pm-4:23 pm(68.7°)229,24717.7%
Apr 209:54 am--5:22 pm(70.0°)229,12527.7%
Apr 21-12:52 am10:52 am6:21 pm(69.9°)229,47539.0%
Apr 22-1:48 am11:55 am7:19 pm(68.4°)230,20550.9%
Apr 23-2:38 am1:01 pm8:15 pm(65.6°)231,24162.6%
Apr 24-3:22 am2:09 pm9:09 pm(61.9°)232,53973.4%
Apr 25-4:01 am3:16 pm10:00 pm(57.4°)234,08082.9%
* 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, Apr 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:27 amThu 5:37 pmThu 11:32 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 7:24 amThu 9:47 pmThu 2:35 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 1:47 amFri 11:06 amFri 6:26 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:17 pmFri 7:25 amFri 2:21 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:03 amFri 10:28 amFri 5:46 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:15 amFri 7:30 pmFri 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 4:38 amThu 3:58 pmThu 10:18 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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