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Flag for USA Sacramento, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 23.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 8:24:45 am


Sunrise Today: 6:09 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:57 pm 290° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:06 am 65° East


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 47 minutes (+2m 9s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sacramento

The Sun's altitude in Sacramento 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

8:24 am

Altitude

25.1°

Heading

91° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 47m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 9s

Winter: +4h 19m

Summer: -1h 4m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sacramento Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Sacramento 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 – 4:29 am
Astro. Twilight4:29 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:40 am
Civil Twilight5:40 am – 6:09 am
Daylight6:09 am – 7:57 pm
Civil Twilight7:57 pm – 8:25 pm
Nautical Twilight8:25 pm – 9:00 pm
Astro. Twilight9:00 pm – 9:37 pm
Night9:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 306:09 am7:57 pm13:47:47+2:091:03 pm (66.4°)93.653
May 16:08 am7:58 pm13:49:56+2:081:02 pm (66.7°)93.676
May 26:07 am7:59 pm13:52:03+2:071:02 pm (67.0°)93.699
May 36:06 am8:00 pm13:54:09+2:051:02 pm (67.3°)93.721
May 46:04 am8:01 pm13:56:13+2:041:02 pm (67.6°)93.744
May 56:03 am8:02 pm13:58:16+2:031:02 pm (67.9°)93.766
May 66:02 am8:02 pm14:00:18+2:011:02 pm (68.2°)93.788
* All times are local time for Sacramento. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:29 am
June SolsticeJun 209:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 221:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 218:28 am
* All times are local Sacramento time.

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Today's Moon in Sacramento

The Moon's path in Sacramento 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

8:24 am

Altitude

-16.8°

Heading

48° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.5%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 3010:06 am--5:27 pm(70.1°)228,56027.3%
May 1-12:46 am11:08 am6:25 pm(68.9°)231,63538.5%
May 2-1:37 am12:11 pm7:19 pm(66.6°)234,90049.9%
May 3-2:22 am1:14 pm8:11 pm(63.4°)238,12461.0%
May 4-3:01 am2:16 pm8:59 pm(59.6°)241,14471.2%
May 5-3:36 am3:16 pm9:46 pm(55.5°)243,85780.2%
May 6-4:08 am4:15 pm10:30 pm(51.2°)246,21687.7%
* All times are local time for Sacramento. 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 Sacramento This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:34 amSun 6:31 pmSun 12:03 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 4:24 amSun 4:39 pmSun 10:32 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 7:29 amSun 10:06 pmSun 2:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:40 pmMon 5:14 amSun 11:27 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 11:32 pmSun 9:07 amSun 4:20 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:33 amSun 6:37 pmSun 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 3:53 amSun 3:10 pmSun 9:31 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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