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Moon: 3.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 24, 2017 at 11:43:50 am


Sunrise Today: 6:44 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:54 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 5:30 am 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:12 pm 251° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 9 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

11:43 am

Altitude

41.6°

Heading

168° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 9m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 25s

Winter: +1h 41m

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 – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:44 am
Daylight6:44 am – 5:54 pm
Civil Twilight5:54 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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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 246:44 am5:54 pm11:09:31+2:2512:19 pm (42.3°)92.014
Feb 256:43 am5:55 pm11:11:57+2:2612:18 pm (42.7°)92.035
Feb 266:41 am5:56 pm11:14:24+2:2612:18 pm (43.0°)92.057
Feb 276:40 am5:57 pm11:16:51+2:2712:18 pm (43.4°)92.079
Feb 286:39 am5:58 pm11:19:18+2:2712:18 pm (43.8°)92.101
Mar 16:37 am5:59 pm11:21:46+2:2812:18 pm (44.2°)92.123
Mar 26:36 am6:00 pm11:24:15+2:2812:17 pm (44.6°)92.146
* All times are local time for Sacramento. 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

11:43 am

Altitude

34.3°

Heading

196° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.7%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 245:30 am4:12 pm-10:49 am(35.7°)239,9903.9%
Feb 256:10 am5:14 pm-11:39 am(38.9°)237,0720.8%
Feb 266:48 am6:19 pm-12:30 pm(42.8°)234,4510.1%
Feb 277:25 am7:25 pm-1:21 pm(47.2°)232,3022.0%
Feb 288:00 am8:32 pm-2:12 pm(52.0°)230,7266.6%
Mar 18:37 am9:39 pm-3:04 pm(56.7°)229,75313.8%
Mar 29:14 am10:47 pm-3:57 pm(61.1°)229,34723.0%
* All times are local time for Sacramento. 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, Fri, Feb 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:33 amFri 5:07 pmFri 11:50 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:47 amFri 8:56 pmFri 2:21 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 8:33 amFri 9:30 pmFri 3:01 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 9:31 pmSat 8:47 amSat 3:09 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 2:44 amFri 12:18 pmFri 7:31 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 8:40 amFri 9:35 pmFri 3:07 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:03 amFri 6:15 pmFri 12:39 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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