Home   Sun & Moon   USA   San Francisco

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

Moon: 21.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 20, 2018 at 12:01:19 am


Sunrise Today: 6:27 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:50 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 10:16 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:01 am 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 22 minutes (+2m 15s)

Location of San FranciscoLocation

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

12:01 am

Altitude

-38.2°

Heading

339° N

Position

Night

Day length

13h 22m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 15s

Winter: +3h 49m

Summer: -1h 24m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Francisco Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

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 – 4:52 am
Astro. Twilight4:52 am – 5:27 am
Nautical Twilight5:27 am – 6:00 am
Civil Twilight6:00 am – 6:27 am
Daylight6:27 am – 7:50 pm
Civil Twilight7:50 pm – 8:17 pm
Nautical Twilight8:17 pm – 8:50 pm
Astro. Twilight8:50 pm – 9:25 pm
Night9:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Francisco - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 206:27 am7:50 pm13:22:33+2:151:08 pm (63.9°)93.399
Apr 216:26 am7:51 pm13:24:48+2:141:08 pm (64.3°)93.424
Apr 226:24 am7:51 pm13:27:02+2:141:08 pm (64.6°)93.449
Apr 236:23 am7:52 pm13:29:15+2:131:07 pm (64.9°)93.473
Apr 246:22 am7:53 pm13:31:27+2:121:07 pm (65.3°)93.497
Apr 256:21 am7:54 pm13:33:38+2:111:07 pm (65.6°)93.522
Apr 266:19 am7:55 pm13:35:49+2:101:07 pm (65.9°)93.546
* 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.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

Scroll right to see more
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.

Sun Articles

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

12:01 am

Altitude

-0.2°

Heading

295° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.8%

Moon in San Francisco - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 20-12:01 am10:16 am5:39 pm(72.3°)229,14729.2%
Apr 21-1:03 am11:15 am6:38 pm(72.0°)229,55140.6%
Apr 22-1:59 am12:18 pm7:36 pm(70.3°)230,32552.4%
Apr 23-2:49 am1:24 pm8:32 pm(67.4°)231,39764.0%
Apr 24-3:33 am2:30 pm9:25 pm(63.5°)232,72774.7%
Apr 25-4:12 am3:36 pm10:16 pm(59.0°)234,30184.0%
Apr 26-4:47 am4:41 pm11:05 pm(54.2°)236,11291.3%
* 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.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in San Francisco This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Apr 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:34 amFri 5:44 pmFri 11:39 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:38 amFri 9:53 pmFri 2:45 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 1:49 amFri 11:21 amFri 6:35 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:21 pmFri 7:38 amFri 2:30 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:06 amFri 10:43 amFri 5:54 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:26 amFri 7:36 pmFri 1:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 4:41 amFri 4:04 pmFri 10:23 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Francisco.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in San Francisco