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Moon: 91.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2018 at 8:48:11 am


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


Moonrise Today: 5:40 pm 101° East
Moonset Today: 4:27 am 262° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (+1m 18s)

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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

8:48 am

Altitude

32.5°

Heading

87° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 29m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 18s

Winter: +4h 56m

Summer: -17m 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 – 4:02 am
Astro. Twilight4:02 am – 4:44 am
Nautical Twilight4:44 am – 5:21 am
Civil Twilight5:21 am – 5:52 am
Daylight5:52 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:29 pm
Astro. Twilight9:29 pm – 10:11 pm
Night10:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 265:52 am8:21 pm14:29:38+1:181:06 pm (73.4°)94.171
May 275:51 am8:22 pm14:30:54+1:161:06 pm (73.6°)94.187
May 285:51 am8:23 pm14:32:08+1:131:06 pm (73.8°)94.203
May 295:50 am8:23 pm14:33:19+1:111:07 pm (73.9°)94.218
May 305:50 am8:24 pm14:34:27+1:081:07 pm (74.1°)94.233
May 315:49 am8:25 pm14:35:33+1:051:07 pm (74.2°)94.248
Jun 15:49 am8:26 pm14:36:36+1:021:07 pm (74.4°)94.263
* 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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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 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 2018 Moon Phases

8:48 am

Altitude

-48.5°

Heading

308° NW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

91.2%

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-4:27 am5:40 pm11:23 pm(41.9°)243,37094.4%
May 27-5:00 am6:40 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 28-5:34 am7:39 pm12:10 am(38.0°)245,45198.2%
May 29-6:11 am8:36 pm12:57 am(34.8°)247,36699.8%
May 30-6:52 am9:31 pm1:45 am(32.5°)249,05599.3%
May 31-7:36 am10:22 pm2:34 am(31.1°)250,43496.9%
Jun 1-8:24 am11:08 pm3:23 am(30.8°)251,39892.6%
* 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, Sat, May 26, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:17 amSat 7:19 pmSat 12:17 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:02 amSat 10:58 pmSat 3:30 pmGood visibility
MarsSat 12:29 amSat 10:10 amSat 5:20 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 6:34 pmSun 4:59 amSat 11:46 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 10:36 pmSun 8:12 amSun 3:24 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 4:10 amSat 5:24 pmSat 10:47 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 2:21 amSat 1:46 pmSat 8:04 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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