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

Moon: 17.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2017 at 7:55:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:42 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 10:43 pm 276° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 18 minutes (-1m 41s)

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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

7:55 pm

Altitude

4.0°

Heading

292° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 18m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 41s

Winter: +4h 50m

Summer: -33m 5s

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 – 4:15 am
Astro. Twilight4:15 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:51 pm
Nautical Twilight8:51 pm – 9:28 pm
Astro. Twilight9:28 pm – 10:08 pm
Night10:08 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 266:02 am8:21 pm14:18:43−1:411:12 pm (70.7°)94.405
Jul 276:03 am8:20 pm14:17:00−1:431:12 pm (70.4°)94.394
Jul 286:04 am8:19 pm14:15:15−1:451:12 pm (70.2°)94.384
Jul 296:05 am8:18 pm14:13:27−1:471:12 pm (70.0°)94.373
Jul 306:06 am8:17 pm14:11:38−1:491:12 pm (69.7°)94.361
Jul 316:07 am8:16 pm14:09:47−1:501:12 pm (69.5°)94.349
Aug 16:08 am8:15 pm14:07:55−1:521:12 pm (69.2°)94.337
* 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

7:55 pm

Altitude

31.0°

Heading

249° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.1%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 269:42 am10:43 pm-4:17 pm(56.7°)236,39315.9%
Jul 2710:45 am11:16 pm-5:04 pm(52.2°)240,15824.7%
Jul 2811:46 am11:47 pm-5:50 pm(47.7°)243,68534.4%
Jul 2912:45 pm--6:35 pm(43.6°)246,72844.5%
Jul 30-12:19 am1:42 pm7:19 pm(39.9°)249,11054.6%
Jul 31-12:51 am2:38 pm8:04 pm(36.7°)250,72964.2%
Aug 1-1:25 am3:33 pm8:49 pm(34.1°)251,55073.3%
* 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, Wed, Jul 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:20 amWed 9:34 pmWed 2:58 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 3:07 amThu 5:41 pmThu 10:24 amGood visibility
MarsWed 6:02 amWed 8:25 pmWed 1:13 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterWed 12:03 pmWed 11:33 pmWed 5:48 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:22 pmThu 2:58 amWed 10:10 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:55 pmThu 1:06 pmThu 6:31 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 10:07 pmThu 9:25 amThu 3:46 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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