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Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 25, 2017 at 3:43:26 am


Sunrise Today: 5:52 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:06 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 8:23 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 28 minutes (+1m 20s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Francisco

The Sun's altitude in San Francisco 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

3:43 am

Altitude

-20.6°

Heading

39° NE

Position

Night

Day length

14h 28m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 20s

Winter: +4h 55m

Summer: -18m 15s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Francisco Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in San Francisco 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 – 4:03 am
Astro. Twilight4:03 am – 4:44 am
Nautical Twilight4:44 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:52 am
Daylight5:52 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:51 pm
Nautical Twilight8:51 pm – 9:29 pm
Astro. Twilight9:29 pm – 10:10 pm
Night10:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 255:52 am8:21 pm14:28:38+1:201:06 pm (73.3°)94.165
May 265:51 am8:21 pm14:29:56+1:181:06 pm (73.5°)94.181
May 275:51 am8:22 pm14:31:12+1:151:06 pm (73.7°)94.197
May 285:50 am8:23 pm14:32:25+1:131:07 pm (73.8°)94.213
May 295:50 am8:24 pm14:33:36+1:101:07 pm (74.0°)94.227
May 305:50 am8:24 pm14:34:43+1:071:07 pm (74.1°)94.242
May 315:49 am8:25 pm14:35:48+1:051:07 pm (74.2°)94.256
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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 San Francisco time.

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Today's Moon in San Francisco

The Moon's path in San Francisco 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

3:43 am

Altitude

-24.0°

Heading

47° NE

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 256:06 am8:23 pm-1:11 pm(68.1°)221,9870.2%
May 266:57 am9:32 pm-2:13 pm(70.4°)222,3731.9%
May 277:55 am10:36 pm-3:15 pm(71.3°)224,0126.8%
May 288:58 am11:32 pm-4:16 pm(70.6°)226,69014.4%
May 2910:03 am--5:15 pm(68.6°)230,09123.9%
May 30-12:21 am11:08 am6:09 pm(65.7°)233,86434.4%
May 31-1:04 am12:12 pm7:00 pm(62.0°)237,68545.4%
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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 San Francisco This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:51 amThu 6:14 pmThu 11:32 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 3:48 amThu 4:30 pmThu 10:09 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 7:02 amThu 9:50 pmThu 2:26 pmDifficult to see
JupiterThu 3:56 pmFri 3:35 amThu 9:45 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 9:50 pmThu 7:29 amThu 2:39 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:03 amThu 5:08 pmThu 10:35 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:19 amThu 1:39 pmThu 7:59 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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