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Santa Monica, CA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 98.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 15, 2019 at 12:53:11 am


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 86° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 pm 274° West


Moonrise Today: 8:12 pm 89° East
Moonset Today: 7:50 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 23 minutes (-2m 5s)

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Today's Sun Position in Santa Monica

Time:12:53 am
Altitude:-52.9°
Direction:2° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 23m 32s (Sep 15, 2019)

2 minutes, 5 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 14, 2019)

2 hours, 30 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 1 minute shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Santa Monica Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 7:00 pm
Civil Twilight7:00 pm – 7:25 pm
Nautical Twilight7:25 pm – 7:55 pm
Astro. Twilight7:55 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Santa Monica - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 156:37 am7:00 pm12:23:32−2:0512:49 pm (58.9°)93.479
Sep 166:37 am6:59 pm12:21:27−2:0512:48 pm (58.5°)93.454
Sep 176:38 am6:57 pm12:19:21−2:0512:48 pm (58.1°)93.429
Sep 186:39 am6:56 pm12:17:16−2:0512:48 pm (57.7°)93.404
Sep 196:39 am6:55 pm12:15:10−2:0512:47 pm (57.3°)93.379
Sep 206:40 am6:53 pm12:13:04−2:0512:47 pm (57.0°)93.354
Sep 216:41 am6:52 pm12:10:58−2:0512:47 pm (56.6°)93.328
* All times are local time for Santa Monica. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Santa Monica

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Santa Monica - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 15-7:50 am8:12 pm1:44 am(52.9°)251,84798.6%
Sep 16-8:44 am8:41 pm2:25 am(57.7°)250,87395.5%
Sep 17-9:40 am9:11 pm3:07 am(62.4°)249,44890.6%
Sep 18-10:36 am9:44 pm3:50 am(66.9°)247,55184.0%
Sep 19-11:35 am10:21 pm4:36 am(71.0°)245,16875.9%
Sep 20-12:34 pm11:03 pm5:25 am(74.4°)242,31366.5%
Sep 21-1:34 pm11:51 pm6:16 am(77.0°)239,04756.0%
* All times are local time for Santa Monica. 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 Santa Monica This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 15, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:24 amSun 7:28 pmSun 1:27 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:19 amSun 7:27 pmSun 1:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 6:16 amSun 6:51 pmSun 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 1:18 pmSun 11:13 pmSun 6:16 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 3:17 pmMon 1:12 amSun 8:15 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 8:55 pmSun 10:11 amSun 3:33 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 6:43 pmMon 6:13 amMon 12:28 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Santa Monica.

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