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Moon: 78.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 25, 2018 at 10:14:39 am


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 3:16 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 4:01 am 284° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 40 minutes (+2m 22s)

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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

10:14 am

Altitude

45.3°

Heading

115° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 40m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 22s

Winter: +4h 20m

Summer: -1h 19m

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 – 4:28 am
Astro. Twilight4:28 am – 5:05 am
Nautical Twilight5:05 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 7:49 pm
Civil Twilight7:49 pm – 8:18 pm
Nautical Twilight8:18 pm – 8:53 pm
Astro. Twilight8:53 pm – 9:30 pm
Night9:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 256:08 am7:49 pm13:40:35+2:2212:58 pm (63.4°)93.518
Apr 266:07 am7:50 pm13:42:56+2:2112:58 pm (63.7°)93.543
Apr 276:05 am7:51 pm13:45:17+2:2012:58 pm (64.0°)93.567
Apr 286:04 am7:52 pm13:47:36+2:1912:58 pm (64.3°)93.591
Apr 296:03 am7:53 pm13:49:54+2:1812:57 pm (64.7°)93.615
Apr 306:02 am7:54 pm13:52:11+2:1612:57 pm (65.0°)93.638
May 16:00 am7:55 pm13:54:26+2:1512:57 pm (65.3°)93.662
* 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

10:14 am

Altitude

-40.0°

Heading

12° N

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.6%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 25-4:01 am3:16 pm10:00 pm(57.4°)234,08082.9%
Apr 26-4:35 am4:23 pm10:49 pm(52.6°)235,86190.5%
Apr 27-5:07 am5:28 pm11:37 pm(47.7°)237,87095.9%
Apr 28-5:39 am6:32 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 29-6:10 am7:35 pm12:25 am(43.0°)240,07499.0%
Apr 30-6:43 am8:37 pm1:12 am(38.7°)242,40299.8%
May 1-7:17 am9:36 pm2:00 am(35.0°)244,74698.3%
* 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 25, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:15 amWed 5:30 pmWed 11:22 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:23 amWed 10:01 pmWed 2:41 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:37 amWed 10:57 amWed 6:17 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:50 pmThu 7:00 amThu 1:55 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 12:40 amThu 10:05 amThu 5:22 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 5:56 amWed 7:12 pmWed 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 4:15 amWed 3:35 pmWed 9:55 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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