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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: May 25, 2017 at 7:58:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:18 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:46 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 8:09 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 40 minutes (+1m 28s)

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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

7:58 pm

Altitude

2.7°

Heading

296° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 40m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 28s

Winter: +5h 20m

Summer: -20m 7s

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 – 3:42 am
Astro. Twilight3:42 am – 4:26 am
Nautical Twilight4:26 am – 5:06 am
Civil Twilight5:06 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 8:18 pm
Civil Twilight8:18 pm – 8:49 pm
Nautical Twilight8:49 pm – 9:29 pm
Astro. Twilight9:29 pm – 10:14 pm
Night10:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 255:37 am8:18 pm14:40:28+1:2812:57 pm (71.1°)94.163
May 265:36 am8:18 pm14:41:53+1:2512:57 pm (71.3°)94.179
May 275:36 am8:19 pm14:43:16+1:2212:57 pm (71.5°)94.195
May 285:35 am8:20 pm14:44:36+1:1912:57 pm (71.6°)94.211
May 295:35 am8:21 pm14:45:54+1:1712:58 pm (71.8°)94.226
May 305:34 am8:22 pm14:47:08+1:1412:58 pm (71.9°)94.240
May 315:34 am8:22 pm14:48:20+1:1112:58 pm (72.1°)94.254
* 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

7:58 pm

Altitude

1.3°

Heading

290° NW

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 255:46 am8:09 pm-12:54 pm(65.5°)222,0340.2%
May 266:36 am9:19 pm-1:56 pm(68.0°)222,2481.5%
May 277:33 am10:24 pm-2:58 pm(69.0°)223,7326.0%
May 288:35 am11:21 pm-4:00 pm(68.6°)226,29013.3%
May 299:40 am--4:58 pm(66.8°)229,61622.5%
May 30-12:11 am10:46 am5:53 pm(63.9°)233,35933.0%
May 31-12:53 am11:51 am6:44 pm(60.3°)237,19144.0%
* 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, Thu, May 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:38 amFri 6:11 pmFri 11:24 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 3:36 amFri 4:23 pmFri 9:59 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 6:46 amThu 9:48 pmThu 2:17 pmDifficult to see
JupiterThu 3:48 pmFri 3:26 amThu 9:37 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 9:43 pmFri 7:10 amFri 2:27 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:48 amFri 4:58 pmFri 10:23 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 2:08 amFri 1:24 pmFri 7:46 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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