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Moon: 4.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 24, 2017 at 8:02:17 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:01 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:23 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:29 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 9:29 pm 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 22 minutes (-1m 37s)

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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

8:02 pm

Altitude

3.1°

Heading

293° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 22m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 37s

Winter: +4h 53m

Summer: -29m 44s

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 – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:53 am
Nautical Twilight4:53 am – 5:31 am
Civil Twilight5:31 am – 6:01 am
Daylight6:01 am – 8:23 pm
Civil Twilight8:23 pm – 8:53 pm
Nautical Twilight8:53 pm – 9:30 pm
Astro. Twilight9:30 pm – 10:11 pm
Night10:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 246:01 am8:23 pm14:22:04−1:371:12 pm (71.1°)94.423
Jul 256:02 am8:22 pm14:20:25−1:391:12 pm (70.9°)94.414
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
* 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

8:02 pm

Altitude

15.6°

Heading

274° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.1%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 247:29 am9:29 pm-2:33 pm(64.9°)229,3713.1%
Jul 258:37 am10:08 pm-3:26 pm(61.0°)232,6898.5%
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%
* 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, Jul 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:16 amMon 9:38 pmMon 2:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 3:06 amTue 5:38 pmTue 10:22 amGood visibility
MarsMon 6:03 amMon 8:28 pmMon 1:16 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterMon 12:10 pmMon 11:40 pmMon 5:55 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 5:31 pmTue 3:06 amMon 10:18 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:03 amTue 1:14 pmTue 6:38 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:15 pmTue 9:33 amTue 3:54 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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