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Moon: 9.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 24, 2017 at 4:46:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:05 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:42 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:11 am 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:00 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 36 minutes (+2m 9s)

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Today's Sun Position in Portland

The Sun's altitude in Portland 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

4:46 pm

Altitude

-0.8°

Heading

245° SW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

9h 36m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 9s

Winter: +40m 53s

Summer: -5h 50m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Portland Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Portland 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 – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:05 am
Daylight7:05 am – 4:42 pm
Civil Twilight4:42 pm – 5:13 pm
Nautical Twilight5:13 pm – 5:48 pm
Astro. Twilight5:48 pm – 6:22 pm
Night6:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Portland - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 247:05 am4:42 pm9:36:32+2:0911:53 am (27.3°)91.513
Jan 257:04 am4:43 pm9:38:44+2:1111:53 am (27.6°)91.523
Jan 267:03 am4:44 pm9:40:58+2:1411:54 am (27.8°)91.534
Jan 277:02 am4:46 pm9:43:15+2:1611:54 am (28.1°)91.545
Jan 287:01 am4:47 pm9:45:34+2:1911:54 am (28.4°)91.556
Jan 297:00 am4:48 pm9:47:55+2:2111:54 am (28.6°)91.568
Jan 306:59 am4:50 pm9:50:19+2:2311:54 am (28.9°)91.580
* All times are local time for Portland. 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 Portland time.

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Today's Moon in Portland

The Moon's path in Portland 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

4:46 pm

Altitude

-28.8°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.5%

Moon in Portland - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 244:11 am2:00 pm-9:06 am(27.0°)249,31611.4%
Jan 255:03 am2:49 pm-9:55 am(26.7°)247,4055.8%
Jan 265:51 am3:43 pm-10:46 am(27.3°)245,1782.0%
Jan 276:35 am4:41 pm-11:36 am(28.8°)242,8130.2%
Jan 287:15 am5:43 pm-12:27 pm(31.4°)240,4630.6%
Jan 297:52 am6:48 pm-1:17 pm(34.7°)238,2453.4%
Jan 308:26 am7:55 pm-2:06 pm(38.7°)236,2308.5%
* All times are local time for Portland. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Portland This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jan 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:44 amWed 2:46 pmWed 10:15 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:59 amTue 8:45 pmTue 2:52 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 9:18 amTue 9:13 pmTue 3:15 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 11:15 pmWed 10:21 amWed 4:48 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 4:23 amWed 1:27 pmWed 8:55 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:10 amTue 11:13 pmTue 4:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 8:43 amTue 7:42 pmTue 2:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Portland.

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