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

Moon: 26.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 20, 2018 at 5:48:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:50 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 5:49 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 9:39 am 82° East
Moonset Today: 10:52 pm 281° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 59 minutes (+2m 22s)

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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

5:48 pm

Altitude

0.0°

Heading

257° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 59m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 22s

Winter: +1h 31m

Summer: -3h 52m

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 – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:50 am
Daylight6:50 am – 5:49 pm
Civil Twilight5:49 pm – 6:16 pm
Nautical Twilight6:16 pm – 6:47 pm
Astro. Twilight6:47 pm – 7:18 pm
Night7:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 206:50 am5:49 pm10:59:18+2:2412:19 pm (40.7°)91.925
Feb 216:48 am5:50 pm11:01:41+2:2312:19 pm (41.1°)91.944
Feb 226:47 am5:51 pm11:04:05+2:2412:19 pm (41.5°)91.964
Feb 236:46 am5:52 pm11:06:30+2:2512:19 pm (41.8°)91.984
Feb 246:44 am5:53 pm11:08:56+2:2612:19 pm (42.2°)92.005
Feb 256:43 am5:54 pm11:11:22+2:2612:18 pm (42.6°)92.026
Feb 266:42 am5:55 pm11:13:48+2:2612:18 pm (42.9°)92.047
* All times are local time for Sacramento. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:15 am
June SolsticeJun 213:07 am
September EquinoxSep 226:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 212:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

5:48 pm

Altitude

52.3°

Heading

220° SW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.2%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 209:39 am10:52 pm-4:11 pm(58.5°)237,09425.6%
Feb 2110:13 am11:57 pm-5:01 pm(62.8°)234,75035.9%
Feb 2210:52 am--5:54 pm(66.4°)232,42647.2%
Feb 23-1:02 am11:35 am6:49 pm(69.2°)230,23258.9%
Feb 24-2:08 am12:26 pm7:47 pm(70.8°)228,32970.3%
Feb 25-3:12 am1:23 pm8:47 pm(71.1°)226,91580.8%
Feb 26-4:11 am2:26 pm9:48 pm(69.8°)226,19389.5%
* All times are local time for Sacramento. 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 Sacramento This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:06 amTue 6:00 pmTue 12:32 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 7:24 amTue 6:37 pmTue 1:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:12 amWed 11:45 amWed 6:58 amAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 12:18 amWed 10:27 amWed 5:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:43 amWed 1:14 pmWed 8:28 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:06 amTue 10:10 pmTue 3:38 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:25 amTue 6:42 pmTue 1:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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