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Flag for USA Rockford, IL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 22.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 17, 2017 at 8:40:31 am


Sunrise Today: 6:06 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:53 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 1:37 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:37 pm 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 47 minutes (-2m 32s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rockford

The Sun's altitude in Rockford 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

8:40 am

Altitude

27.3°

Heading

97° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 47m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 32s

Winter: +4h 42m

Summer: -1h 28m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rockford Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rockford 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 – 4:20 am
Astro. Twilight4:20 am – 4:59 am
Nautical Twilight4:59 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 6:06 am
Daylight6:06 am – 7:53 pm
Civil Twilight7:53 pm – 8:23 pm
Nautical Twilight8:23 pm – 9:00 pm
Astro. Twilight9:00 pm – 9:39 pm
Night9:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rockford - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 176:06 am7:53 pm13:47:38−2:321:00 pm (60.9°)94.101
Aug 186:07 am7:52 pm13:45:04−2:331:00 pm (60.6°)94.084
Aug 196:08 am7:50 pm13:42:29−2:3412:59 pm (60.3°)94.066
Aug 206:09 am7:49 pm13:39:54−2:3512:59 pm (59.9°)94.048
Aug 216:10 am7:47 pm13:37:17−2:3612:59 pm (59.6°)94.029
Aug 226:11 am7:46 pm13:34:40−2:3712:59 pm (59.3°)94.009
Aug 236:12 am7:44 pm13:32:01−2:3812:58 pm (58.9°)93.990
* All times are local time for Rockford. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Rockford on Aug 21

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 am
* All times are local Rockford time.

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Today's Moon in Rockford

The Moon's path in Rockford 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

8:40 am

Altitude

65.8°

Heading

165° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

22.5%

Moon in Rockford - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 171:37 am4:37 pm-9:06 am(66.4°)227,79622.3%
Aug 182:34 am5:36 pm-10:06 am(66.6°)227,49913.0%
Aug 193:37 am6:29 pm-11:05 am(65.5°)227,9355.9%
Aug 204:45 am7:14 pm-12:03 pm(63.0°)229,1681.5%
Aug 215:54 am7:54 pm-12:58 pm(59.6°)231,1720.0%
Aug 227:03 am8:29 pm-1:51 pm(55.5°)233,8281.3%
Aug 238:10 am9:02 pm-2:40 pm(51.0°)236,9365.2%
* All times are local time for Rockford. 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 Rockford This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:38 amThu 8:06 pmThu 1:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:10 amThu 6:03 pmThu 10:37 amGood visibility
MarsThu 5:29 amThu 7:40 pmThu 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 10:46 amThu 10:02 pmThu 4:24 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 3:55 pmFri 1:08 amThu 8:32 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 10:18 pmThu 11:39 amThu 4:59 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:34 pmFri 7:44 amFri 2:09 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rockford.

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