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San Francisco, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 89.8%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 16, 2019 at 8:53:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:18 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 8:30 pm 68° East
Moonset Today: 9:53 am 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 12 minutes (-2m 20s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Francisco

Time:8:53 pm
Altitude:-28.9°
Direction:281° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 12m 34s (Oct 16, 2019)

2 minutes, 20 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 15, 2019)

1 hour, 39 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 34 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Francisco Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:51 am
Astro. Twilight5:51 am – 6:21 am
Nautical Twilight6:21 am – 6:52 am
Civil Twilight6:52 am – 7:18 am
Daylight7:18 am – 6:30 pm
Civil Twilight6:30 pm – 6:57 pm
Nautical Twilight6:57 pm – 7:27 pm
Astro. Twilight7:27 pm – 7:58 pm
Night7:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 167:18 am6:30 pm11:12:04−2:2012:55 pm (43.2°)92.662
Oct 177:19 am6:29 pm11:09:45−2:1912:54 pm (42.9°)92.636
Oct 187:20 am6:28 pm11:07:26−2:1912:54 pm (42.5°)92.611
Oct 197:21 am6:26 pm11:05:07−2:1812:54 pm (42.1°)92.585
Oct 207:22 am6:25 pm11:02:49−2:1812:54 pm (41.8°)92.560
Oct 217:23 am6:24 pm11:00:32−2:1712:54 pm (41.4°)92.534
Oct 227:24 am6:22 pm10:58:15−2:1612:54 pm (41.1°)92.509
* All times are local time for San Francisco. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in San Francisco

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 16-9:53 am8:30 pm2:50 am(66.2°)245,88293.8%
Oct 17-10:54 am9:08 pm3:38 am(69.9°)243,74288.0%
Oct 18-11:55 am9:53 pm4:29 am(72.8°)241,35780.4%
Oct 19-12:54 pm10:45 pm5:22 am(74.5°)238,74771.2%
Oct 20-1:50 pm11:44 pm6:18 am(74.9°)235,96360.7%
Oct 21-2:42 pm-7:15 am(73.8°)233,10549.4%
Oct 2212:49 am3:27 pm-8:12 am(71.3°)230,32837.8%
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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 San Francisco This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Oct 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 9:28 amThu 7:23 pmThu 2:26 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 8:45 amThu 7:16 pmThu 2:01 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 6:04 amThu 5:53 pmThu 11:59 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 12:01 pmWed 9:34 pmWed 4:48 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:44 pmWed 11:19 pmWed 6:31 pmAverage visibility
UranusThu 6:53 pmFri 8:17 amFri 1:35 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 4:57 pmThu 4:21 amWed 10:39 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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