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

Moon: 38.4%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Sep 22, 2020 at 5:14:18 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:55 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 pm 270° West
Moonrise Today: 1:03 pm 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:59 pm 241° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 minutes (-2m 22s)
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Today's Sun Position in San Jose

Time:5:14 pm
Altitude:20.6°
Direction:253° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 7m 31s (Sep 22, 2020)

2 minutes, 22 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 21, 2020)

2 hours, 32 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

2 hours, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Jose Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:29 am
Civil Twilight6:29 am – 6:55 am
Daylight6:55 am – 7:03 pm
Civil Twilight7:03 pm – 7:29 pm
Nautical Twilight7:29 pm – 7:59 pm
Astro. Twilight7:59 pm – 8:30 pm
Night8:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Jose - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 226:55 am7:03 pm12:07:31−2:2212:59 pm (52.6°)93.282
Sep 236:56 am7:01 pm12:05:09−2:2212:59 pm (52.2°)93.256
Sep 246:57 am7:00 pm12:02:46−2:2212:59 pm (51.8°)93.229
Sep 256:58 am6:58 pm12:00:24−2:2212:58 pm (51.4°)93.202
Sep 266:59 am6:57 pm11:58:02−2:2212:58 pm (51.0°)93.175
Sep 277:00 am6:55 pm11:55:39−2:2212:58 pm (50.6°)93.148
Sep 287:00 am6:54 pm11:53:17−2:2212:57 pm (50.2°)93.121
* All times are local time for San Jose. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 6:30 am in San Jose.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in San Jose

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in San Jose - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 221:03 pm10:59 pm-6:03 pm(29.6°)231,88338.8%
Sep 232:09 pm11:50 pm-7:00 pm(27.7°)235,20850.2%
Sep 243:08 pm--7:57 pm(27.5°)238,47461.2%
Sep 25-12:47 am4:00 pm8:52 pm(28.6°)241,51371.4%
Sep 26-1:47 am4:43 pm9:43 pm(31.1°)244,22480.4%
Sep 27-2:48 am5:21 pm10:32 pm(34.6°)246,55987.8%
Sep 28-3:49 am5:53 pm11:17 pm(38.8°)248,50793.6%
* All times are local time for San Jose. 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 Jose This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 22, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:58 amTue 7:55 pmTue 2:27 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 3:32 amWed 5:12 pmWed 10:22 amGood visibility
MarsTue 8:20 pmWed 9:03 amWed 2:42 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 3:26 pmWed 1:02 amTue 8:14 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:54 pmWed 1:40 amTue 8:47 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 8:40 pmWed 10:15 amWed 3:27 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 6:33 pmWed 6:05 amWed 12:19 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Jose.

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