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Moon: 5.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 9:12:09 am


Sunrise Today: 6:42 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:02 pm 261° West


Moonrise Today: 8:04 am 90° East
Moonset Today: 8:36 pm 273° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 20 minutes (+2m 23s)

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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

9:12 am

Altitude

26.6°

Heading

125° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 20m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 23s

Winter: +1h 47m

Summer: -3h 26m

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 – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:45 am
Nautical Twilight5:45 am – 6:15 am
Civil Twilight6:15 am – 6:42 am
Daylight6:42 am – 6:02 pm
Civil Twilight6:02 pm – 6:29 pm
Nautical Twilight6:29 pm – 6:59 pm
Astro. Twilight6:59 pm – 7:29 pm
Night7:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 286:42 am6:02 pm11:20:37+2:2312:22 pm (44.6°)92.101
Mar 16:40 am6:03 pm11:23:01+2:2312:21 pm (45.0°)92.123
Mar 26:39 am6:04 pm11:25:25+2:2412:21 pm (45.4°)92.146
Mar 36:37 am6:05 pm11:27:50+2:2412:21 pm (45.7°)92.168
Mar 46:36 am6:06 pm11:30:14+2:2412:21 pm (46.1°)92.191
Mar 56:34 am6:07 pm11:32:39+2:2512:21 pm (46.5°)92.214
Mar 66:33 am6:08 pm11:35:05+2:2512:20 pm (46.9°)92.237
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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

9:12 am

Altitude

12.2°

Heading

100° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.5%

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 288:04 am8:36 pm-2:16 pm(52.8°)230,7236.7%
Mar 18:41 am9:43 pm-3:08 pm(57.5°)229,75113.8%
Mar 29:19 am10:50 pm-4:01 pm(61.9°)229,34623.0%
Mar 310:00 am11:57 pm-4:55 pm(65.7°)229,43233.8%
Mar 410:45 am--5:51 pm(68.5°)229,91945.5%
Mar 5-1:02 am11:34 am6:48 pm(70.3°)230,72957.4%
Mar 6-2:05 am12:28 pm7:46 pm(70.8°)231,81468.7%
* All times are local time for San Francisco. 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, Tue, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:38 amTue 5:32 pmTue 12:05 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 7:35 amTue 8:48 pmTue 2:11 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 8:29 amTue 9:31 pmTue 3:00 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 9:17 pmWed 8:35 amWed 2:56 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 2:31 amTue 12:10 pmTue 7:20 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 8:29 amTue 9:23 pmTue 2:56 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:50 amTue 6:05 pmTue 12:27 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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