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

Moon: 64.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 24, 2018 at 6:21:12 am


Sunrise Today: 6:44 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:53 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 12:26 pm 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:08 am 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 8 minutes (+2m 25s)

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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

6:21 am

Altitude

-5.4°

Heading

98° E

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

11h 8m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 25s

Winter: +1h 40m

Summer: -3h 42m

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 – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:47 am
Nautical Twilight5:47 am – 6:18 am
Civil Twilight6:18 am – 6:44 am
Daylight6:44 am – 5:53 pm
Civil Twilight5:53 pm – 6:20 pm
Nautical Twilight6:20 pm – 6:51 pm
Astro. Twilight6:51 pm – 7:22 pm
Night7:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Feb 276:40 am5:57 pm11:16:15+2:2712:18 pm (43.3°)92.069
Feb 286:39 am5:58 pm11:18:43+2:2812:18 pm (43.7°)92.091
Mar 16:37 am5:59 pm11:21:10+2:2712:18 pm (44.1°)92.113
Mar 26:36 am6:00 pm11:23:39+2:2912:18 pm (44.4°)92.136
* 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

6:21 am

Altitude

-31.8°

Heading

345° N

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.3%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Feb 27-5:05 am3:34 pm10:47 pm(67.2°)226,33095.8%
Feb 28-5:53 am4:45 pm11:44 pm(63.4°)227,41099.3%
Mar 1-6:35 am5:54 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 2-7:13 am7:03 pm12:38 am(58.9°)229,40399.8%
* 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, Sat, Feb 24, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:08 amSat 6:22 pmSat 12:44 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:20 amSat 6:46 pmSat 1:03 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:08 amSat 11:40 amSat 6:54 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 12:07 amSat 10:16 amSat 5:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 3:32 amSat 1:04 pmSat 8:18 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:50 amSat 9:55 pmSat 3:23 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:09 amSat 6:27 pmSat 12:48 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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