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Moon: 2.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 24, 2017 at 9:59:29 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:17 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:51 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 5:26 am 90° East
Moonset Today: 5:59 pm 273° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 34 minutes (+2m 16s)

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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

9:59 pm

Altitude

-22.6°

Heading

311° NW

Position

Night

Day length

13h 34m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 16s

Winter: +4h 6m

Summer: -1h 17m

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 – 4:39 am
Astro. Twilight4:39 am – 5:15 am
Nautical Twilight5:15 am – 5:48 am
Civil Twilight5:48 am – 6:17 am
Daylight6:17 am – 7:51 pm
Civil Twilight7:51 pm – 8:19 pm
Nautical Twilight8:19 pm – 8:53 pm
Astro. Twilight8:53 pm – 9:29 pm
Night9:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 246:17 am7:51 pm13:34:33+2:161:03 pm (64.6°)93.509
Apr 256:15 am7:52 pm13:36:48+2:151:03 pm (64.9°)93.534
Apr 266:14 am7:53 pm13:39:02+2:141:03 pm (65.2°)93.558
Apr 276:13 am7:54 pm13:41:15+2:131:03 pm (65.5°)93.582
Apr 286:11 am7:55 pm13:43:27+2:111:03 pm (65.8°)93.606
Apr 296:10 am7:56 pm13:45:38+2:101:03 pm (66.1°)93.630
Apr 306:09 am7:57 pm13:47:48+2:091:03 pm (66.4°)93.653
* 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

9:59 pm

Altitude

-40.3°

Heading

319° NW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.6%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 245:26 am5:59 pm-11:38 am(52.1°)227,7624.4%
Apr 256:03 am7:10 pm-12:32 pm(57.1°)225,1850.9%
Apr 266:43 am8:22 pm-1:28 pm(61.7°)223,6530.4%
Apr 277:26 am9:34 pm-2:26 pm(65.7°)223,3013.1%
Apr 288:14 am10:43 pm-3:26 pm(68.5°)224,1208.9%
Apr 299:08 am11:48 pm-4:27 pm(70.0°)225,95717.2%
Apr 3010:06 am--5:27 pm(70.1°)228,56027.3%
* 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, Mon, Apr 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:53 amTue 7:03 pmTue 12:28 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:35 amTue 4:49 pmTue 10:42 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 7:39 amMon 10:09 pmMon 2:54 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 6:07 pmTue 5:40 amMon 11:53 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:53 pmTue 9:27 amTue 4:40 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:52 amTue 6:55 pmTue 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 4:12 amTue 3:29 pmTue 9:51 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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