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

Moon: 16.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Sep 23, 2017 at 10:12:03 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 10:15 am 104° East
Moonset Today: 9:20 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (-2m 28s)

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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

10:12 pm

Altitude

-36.3°

Heading

305° NW

Position

Night

Day length

12h 5m 50s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 28s

Winter: +2h 37m

Summer: -2h 45m

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 – 5:26 am
Astro. Twilight5:26 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 7:00 pm
Civil Twilight7:00 pm – 7:27 pm
Nautical Twilight7:27 pm – 7:58 pm
Astro. Twilight7:58 pm – 8:29 pm
Night8:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sacramento - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 236:54 am7:00 pm12:05:50−2:2812:58 pm (51.0°)93.260
Sep 246:55 am6:59 pm12:03:21−2:2812:57 pm (50.7°)93.233
Sep 256:56 am6:57 pm12:00:52−2:2812:57 pm (50.3°)93.207
Sep 266:57 am6:56 pm11:58:23−2:2812:57 pm (49.9°)93.180
Sep 276:58 am6:54 pm11:55:54−2:2812:56 pm (49.5°)93.153
Sep 286:59 am6:52 pm11:53:25−2:2812:56 pm (49.1°)93.126
Sep 297:00 am6:51 pm11:50:56−2:2812:56 pm (48.7°)93.099
* 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

10:12 pm

Altitude

-10.4°

Heading

262° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.2%

Moon in Sacramento - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 2310:15 am9:20 pm-3:51 pm(39.2°)247,24714.3%
Sep 2411:13 am9:56 pm-4:36 pm(36.1°)249,24722.0%
Sep 2512:09 pm10:34 pm-5:23 pm(33.6°)250,61930.7%
Sep 261:02 pm11:15 pm-6:10 pm(32.0°)251,22840.1%
Sep 271:53 pm--6:57 pm(31.2°)250,99349.8%
Sep 28-12:01 am2:41 pm7:45 pm(31.4°)249,90559.5%
Sep 29-12:50 am3:26 pm8:34 pm(32.5°)248,02469.1%
* 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, Sat, Sep 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:57 amSun 6:39 pmSun 12:18 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 4:45 amSun 5:59 pmSun 11:22 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 5:18 amSun 6:15 pmSun 11:47 amDifficult to see
JupiterSun 8:58 amSun 8:03 pmSun 2:30 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 1:31 pmSat 11:05 pmSat 6:18 pmAverage visiblity
UranusSun 7:57 pmMon 9:05 amMon 2:31 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:12 pmSun 5:25 amSat 11:49 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sacramento.

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