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

Moon: 30.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 13, 2018 at 1:13:17 am


Sunrise Today: 7:16 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:51 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:48 am 107° East
Moonset Today: 10:49 pm 255° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 34 minutes (-30s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Francisco

Time:1:13 am
Altitude:-69.1°
Direction:50° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 34m 49s (Dec 13, 2018)

30 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 12, 2018)

1 minute, 56 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

5 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Francisco Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:42 am
Astro. Twilight5:42 am – 6:14 am
Nautical Twilight6:14 am – 6:47 am
Civil Twilight6:47 am – 7:16 am
Daylight7:16 am – 4:51 pm
Civil Twilight4:51 pm – 5:20 pm
Nautical Twilight5:20 pm – 5:53 pm
Astro. Twilight5:53 pm – 6:25 pm
Night6:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 137:16 am4:51 pm9:34:49−0:3012:03 pm (29.1°)91.507
Dec 147:17 am4:51 pm9:34:22−0:2712:04 pm (29.0°)91.496
Dec 157:17 am4:51 pm9:33:59−0:2312:04 pm (29.0°)91.487
Dec 167:18 am4:52 pm9:33:39−0:2012:05 pm (28.9°)91.477
Dec 177:19 am4:52 pm9:33:22−0:1612:05 pm (28.9°)91.469
Dec 187:19 am4:52 pm9:33:09−0:1212:06 pm (28.9°)91.460
Dec 197:20 am4:53 pm9:33:00−0:0912:06 pm (28.8°)91.453
* All times are local time for San Francisco. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in San Francisco

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1311:48 am10:49 pm-5:15 pm(39.3°)250,89036.6%
Dec 1412:18 pm11:45 pm-5:59 pm(43.3°)249,28546.2%
Dec 1512:47 pm--6:42 pm(47.7°)246,88956.1%
Dec 16-12:43 am1:16 pm7:25 pm(52.4°)243,80866.1%
Dec 17-1:42 am1:46 pm8:10 pm(57.3°)240,22275.6%
Dec 18-2:43 am2:17 pm8:58 pm(62.0°)236,38684.3%
Dec 19-3:47 am2:53 pm9:49 pm(66.3°)232,61291.7%
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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, Thu, Dec 13, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:31 amThu 3:40 pmThu 10:36 amAverage visibility
VenusThu 3:36 amThu 2:30 pmThu 9:03 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 12:10 pmThu 11:41 pmThu 5:55 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 6:11 amThu 3:58 pmThu 11:04 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 8:32 amThu 6:07 pmThu 1:19 pmDifficult to see
UranusThu 1:51 pmFri 3:01 amThu 8:26 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 12:01 pmThu 11:20 pmThu 5:40 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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