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

Moon: 93.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 29, 2020 at 1:42:06 am
Sunrise Today: 6:55 am 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 pm 267° West
Moonrise Today: 6:14 pm 103° East
Moonset Today: 4:30 am 253° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 50 minutes (-2m 36s)
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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

Time:1:42 am
Altitude:-50.9°
Direction:21° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 49m 52s (Sep 29, 2020)

2 minutes, 36 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 28, 2020)

2 hours, 29 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

3 hours, 10 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Philadelphia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:55 am
Daylight6:55 am – 6:45 pm
Civil Twilight6:45 pm – 7:12 pm
Nautical Twilight7:12 pm – 7:43 pm
Astro. Twilight7:43 pm – 8:15 pm
Night8:15 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 296:55 am6:45 pm11:49:52−2:3612:50 pm (47.3°)93.098
Sep 306:56 am6:43 pm11:47:16−2:3612:50 pm (46.9°)93.071
Oct 16:57 am6:42 pm11:44:40−2:3512:50 pm (46.5°)93.044
Oct 26:58 am6:40 pm11:42:05−2:3512:49 pm (46.1°)93.018
Oct 36:59 am6:38 pm11:39:29−2:3512:49 pm (45.7°)92.991
Oct 47:00 am6:37 pm11:36:54−2:3512:49 pm (45.4°)92.965
Oct 57:01 am6:35 pm11:34:18−2:3512:48 pm (45.0°)92.938
* 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
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 29-4:30 am6:14 pm11:48 pm(40.2°)249,89297.1%
Sep 30-5:30 am6:39 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 1-6:29 am7:02 pm12:30 am(45.2°)251,13199.4%
Oct 2-7:27 am7:25 pm1:10 am(50.4°)251,98499.7%
Oct 3-8:26 am7:49 pm1:51 am(55.4°)252,42598.2%
Oct 4-9:24 am8:15 pm2:32 am(60.3°)252,40694.9%
Oct 5-10:23 am8:44 pm3:15 am(64.7°)251,86789.8%
* 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, Tue, Sep 29, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:10 amTue 7:34 pmTue 2:22 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 3:31 amTue 5:06 pmTue 10:19 amGood visibility
MarsMon 7:43 pmTue 8:29 amTue 2:06 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 3:00 pmWed 12:22 amTue 7:41 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:27 pmWed 12:59 amTue 8:13 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:05 pmTue 9:48 amTue 2:57 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 6:00 pmWed 5:28 amTue 11:44 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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