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

Moon: 26.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 12, 2018 at 4:36:57 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:46 am 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:00 pm 248° West


Moonrise Today: 11:18 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:18 pm 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 13 minutes (-1m 52s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Francisco

Time:4:36 pm
Altitude:3.6°
Direction:244° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 13m 37s (Nov 12, 2018)

1 minute, 52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 11, 2018)

40 minutes, 44 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

4 hours, 33 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Francisco Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:47 am
Nautical Twilight5:47 am – 6:19 am
Civil Twilight6:19 am – 6:46 am
Daylight6:46 am – 5:00 pm
Civil Twilight5:00 pm – 5:28 pm
Nautical Twilight5:28 pm – 5:59 pm
Astro. Twilight5:59 pm – 6:30 pm
Night6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 126:46 am5:00 pm10:13:37−1:5211:53 am (34.4°)92.003
Nov 136:47 am4:59 pm10:11:46−1:5111:53 am (34.1°)91.981
Nov 146:48 am4:58 pm10:09:57−1:4911:54 am (33.9°)91.960
Nov 156:50 am4:58 pm10:08:09−1:4711:54 am (33.6°)91.938
Nov 166:51 am4:57 pm10:06:24−1:4511:54 am (33.4°)91.917
Nov 176:52 am4:56 pm10:04:40−1:4311:54 am (33.1°)91.897
Nov 186:53 am4:56 pm10:02:59−1:4111:54 am (32.9°)91.877
* 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
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 1211:18 am9:18 pm-4:17 pm(30.5°)250,18626.5%
Nov 1312:01 pm10:12 pm-5:05 pm(31.9°)251,09235.5%
Nov 1412:40 pm11:07 pm-5:52 pm(34.2°)251,17545.0%
Nov 151:15 pm--6:37 pm(37.3°)250,39754.7%
Nov 16-12:03 am1:47 pm7:21 pm(41.1°)248,79164.4%
Nov 17-1:00 am2:18 pm8:05 pm(45.3°)246,45873.6%
Nov 18-1:58 am2:47 pm8:49 pm(50.0°)243,57082.1%
* 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, Mon, Nov 12, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:44 amMon 6:02 pmMon 1:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:44 amTue 3:35 pmTue 10:09 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 1:26 pmTue 12:04 amMon 6:45 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 7:39 amMon 5:35 pmMon 12:37 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 10:20 amMon 7:54 pmMon 3:07 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 3:55 pmTue 5:07 amMon 10:31 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 2:03 pmTue 1:21 amMon 7:42 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

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