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

Moon: 10.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 15, 2018 at 12:20:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:53 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:29 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:55 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 10:46 pm 284° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 35 minutes (-1m 15s)

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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

12:20 pm

Altitude

69.6°

Heading

143° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 35m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 15s

Winter: +5h 7m

Summer: -16m 13s

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 – 4:01 am
Astro. Twilight4:01 am – 4:44 am
Nautical Twilight4:44 am – 5:23 am
Civil Twilight5:23 am – 5:53 am
Daylight5:53 am – 8:29 pm
Civil Twilight8:29 pm – 9:00 pm
Nautical Twilight9:00 pm – 9:38 pm
Astro. Twilight9:38 pm – 10:21 pm
Night10:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 155:53 am8:29 pm14:35:36−1:151:11 pm (72.8°)94.486
Jul 165:54 am8:29 pm14:34:18−1:171:12 pm (72.7°)94.480
Jul 175:55 am8:28 pm14:32:58−1:201:12 pm (72.5°)94.475
Jul 185:56 am8:27 pm14:31:35−1:221:12 pm (72.3°)94.468
Jul 195:57 am8:27 pm14:30:10−1:251:12 pm (72.2°)94.461
Jul 205:57 am8:26 pm14:28:42−1:271:12 pm (72.0°)94.454
Jul 215:58 am8:25 pm14:27:12−1:301:12 pm (71.8°)94.447
* All times are local time for Sacramento. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

12:20 pm

Altitude

37.0°

Heading

104° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.6%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 158:55 am10:46 pm-3:55 pm(63.5°)225,91311.7%
Jul 1610:06 am11:23 pm-4:49 pm(58.8°)229,09820.7%
Jul 1711:14 am11:57 pm-5:40 pm(53.8°)232,75431.0%
Jul 1812:20 pm--6:28 pm(48.8°)236,55342.0%
Jul 19-12:29 am1:23 pm7:15 pm(44.0°)240,21552.9%
Jul 20-1:01 am2:24 pm8:02 pm(39.8°)243,53363.4%
Jul 21-1:33 am3:24 pm8:48 pm(36.1°)246,37173.0%
* All times are local time for Sacramento. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Sun, Jul 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:08 amSun 9:44 pmSun 2:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 9:29 amSun 10:41 pmSun 4:05 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 9:35 pmMon 6:50 amMon 2:13 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 3:01 pmMon 1:28 amSun 8:15 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 7:04 pmMon 4:34 amSun 11:49 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 12:53 amSun 2:14 pmSun 7:33 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:58 pmMon 10:21 amMon 4:39 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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