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

Moon: 39.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 17, 2018 at 12:42:02 am


Sunrise Today: 6:27 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:59 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 1:18 pm 106° East


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 32 minutes (-2m 9s)

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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

12:42 am

Altitude

-38.3°

Heading

350° N

Position

Night

Day length

13h 32m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 9s

Winter: +3h 59m

Summer: -1h 14m

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 – 4:50 am
Astro. Twilight4:50 am – 5:25 am
Nautical Twilight5:25 am – 5:59 am
Civil Twilight5:59 am – 6:27 am
Daylight6:27 am – 7:59 pm
Civil Twilight7:59 pm – 8:27 pm
Nautical Twilight8:27 pm – 9:00 pm
Astro. Twilight9:00 pm – 9:35 pm
Night9:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 176:27 am7:59 pm13:32:38−2:091:13 pm (65.5°)94.105
Aug 186:27 am7:58 pm13:30:27−2:101:13 pm (65.1°)94.087
Aug 196:28 am7:57 pm13:28:16−2:111:13 pm (64.8°)94.068
Aug 206:29 am7:55 pm13:26:05−2:111:12 pm (64.5°)94.049
Aug 216:30 am7:54 pm13:23:52−2:121:12 pm (64.1°)94.029
Aug 226:31 am7:53 pm13:21:38−2:131:12 pm (63.8°)94.010
Aug 236:32 am7:51 pm13:19:24−2:141:12 pm (63.5°)93.990
* 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

12:42 am

Altitude

-12.9°

Heading

266° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.9%

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 171:18 pm--6:48 pm(38.1°)243,14547.6%
Aug 18-12:13 am2:17 pm7:36 pm(34.9°)246,28157.9%
Aug 19-12:50 am3:14 pm8:24 pm(32.5°)248,77967.7%
Aug 20-1:30 am4:09 pm9:12 pm(31.1°)250,57676.6%
Aug 21-2:14 am4:59 pm10:00 pm(30.7°)251,66984.3%
Aug 22-3:01 am5:46 pm10:48 pm(31.3°)252,10490.7%
Aug 23-3:52 am6:29 pm11:36 pm(32.8°)251,95595.6%
* 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, Fri, Aug 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:30 amFri 7:05 pmFri 12:18 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 10:16 amFri 9:46 pmFri 4:02 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 7:02 pmSat 4:06 amFri 11:34 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:05 pmFri 11:29 pmFri 6:17 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 4:49 pmSat 2:22 amFri 9:35 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:49 pmFri 12:07 pmFri 5:28 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:54 pmFri 8:16 amFri 2:35 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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