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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 83.7%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 7, 2019 at 7:49:31 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:41 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:12 pm 84° East
Moonset Today: 2:12 am 273° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours (-43s)

Location of Rancho Santa MargaritaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rancho Santa Margarita

Time:7:49 pm
Altitude:-38.3°
Direction:266° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 48s (Dec 7, 2019)

43 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 6, 2019)

5 minutes, 7 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

4 hours, 22 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rancho Santa Margarita Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:13 am
Astro. Twilight5:13 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 4:41 pm
Civil Twilight4:41 pm – 5:09 pm
Nautical Twilight5:09 pm – 5:40 pm
Astro. Twilight5:40 pm – 6:10 pm
Night6:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rancho Santa Margarita - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 76:41 am4:41 pm10:00:18−0:4311:41 am (33.7°)91.573
Dec 86:42 am4:42 pm9:59:37−0:4011:42 am (33.6°)91.560
Dec 96:43 am4:42 pm9:58:59−0:3811:42 am (33.5°)91.548
Dec 106:43 am4:42 pm9:58:24−0:3511:43 am (33.4°)91.536
Dec 116:44 am4:42 pm9:57:52−0:3211:43 am (33.4°)91.525
Dec 126:45 am4:42 pm9:57:22−0:2911:44 am (33.3°)91.514
Dec 136:46 am4:43 pm9:56:56−0:2611:44 am (33.2°)91.504
* All times are local time for Rancho Santa Margarita. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Rancho Santa Margarita

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Rancho Santa Margarita - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 7-2:12 am2:12 pm8:36 pm(62.3°)247,94083.9%
Dec 8-3:08 am2:42 pm9:20 pm(67.0°)245,60290.6%
Dec 9-4:05 am3:15 pm10:07 pm(71.4°)242,96495.8%
Dec 10-5:05 am3:53 pm10:56 pm(75.1°)240,24199.0%
Dec 11-6:06 am4:35 pm11:50 pm(77.8°)237,637100.0%
Dec 12-7:08 am5:25 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 13-8:08 am6:21 pm12:46 am(79.2°)235,31998.5%
* All times are local time for Rancho Santa Margarita. 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 Rancho Santa Margarita This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 7, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:18 amSun 3:41 pmSun 10:30 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:57 amSun 6:45 pmSun 1:51 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 4:02 amSun 2:44 pmSun 9:23 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 7:51 amSun 5:42 pmSun 12:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 9:02 amSun 7:02 pmSun 2:02 pmAverage visibility
UranusSat 2:13 pmSun 3:22 amSat 8:48 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 12:09 pmSat 11:38 pmSat 5:54 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rancho Santa Margarita.

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