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Moon: 5.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 19, 2018 at 8:41:31 am


Sunrise Today: 7:18 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:04 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 8:49 am 108° East
Moonset Today: 7:39 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 45 minutes (+1m 39s)

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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

8:41 am

Altitude

12.5°

Heading

130° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

9h 45m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 39s

Winter: +25m 56s

Summer: -5h 14m

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 – 5:43 am
Astro. Twilight5:43 am – 6:16 am
Nautical Twilight6:16 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:18 am
Daylight7:18 am – 5:04 pm
Civil Twilight5:04 pm – 5:34 pm
Nautical Twilight5:34 pm – 6:07 pm
Astro. Twilight6:07 pm – 6:39 pm
Night6:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 197:18 am5:04 pm9:45:58+1:4012:11 pm (29.8°)91.469
Jan 207:18 am5:05 pm9:47:39+1:4112:11 pm (30.1°)91.476
Jan 217:17 am5:06 pm9:49:23+1:4412:12 pm (30.3°)91.484
Jan 227:16 am5:08 pm9:51:10+1:4712:12 pm (30.5°)91.492
Jan 237:16 am5:09 pm9:52:59+1:4912:12 pm (30.7°)91.500
Jan 247:15 am5:10 pm9:54:51+1:5212:12 pm (31.0°)91.509
Jan 257:14 am5:11 pm9:56:45+1:5412:13 pm (31.2°)91.519
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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

8:41 am

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

107° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.5%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 198:49 am7:39 pm-2:11 pm(36.4°)248,2886.6%
Jan 209:22 am8:38 pm-2:57 pm(40.1°)246,32512.5%
Jan 219:53 am9:39 pm-3:42 pm(44.2°)243,99320.1%
Jan 2210:23 am10:40 pm-4:27 pm(48.7°)241,29729.2%
Jan 2310:54 am11:43 pm-5:14 pm(53.4°)238,28039.4%
Jan 2411:26 am--6:02 pm(57.9°)235,03750.4%
Jan 25-12:48 am12:01 pm6:53 pm(62.1°)231,72961.8%
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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, Jan 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:17 amFri 3:34 pmFri 10:56 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:33 amFri 5:12 pmFri 12:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 2:41 amFri 12:37 pmFri 7:39 amAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 2:11 amFri 12:20 pmFri 7:15 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 5:38 amFri 3:01 pmFri 10:20 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusFri 11:03 amSat 12:08 amFri 5:35 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 9:24 amFri 8:36 pmFri 3:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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