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Schenectady, NY, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 4, 2022 at 8:04:35 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:56 am 95° East
Sunset Today: 6:31 pm 264° West
Moonrise Today: 4:17 pm 124° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:14 am 234° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 35 minutes (-2m 52s)
Location of SchenectadyLocation

Today's Sun Position in Schenectady

Time:8:04 pm
Altitude:-17.8°
Direction:280° W
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 11h 35m 18s (Oct 4, 2022)

2 minutes, 52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 3, 2022)

2 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

3 hours, 45 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Schenectady Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:22 am
Astro. Twilight5:22 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:56 am
Daylight6:56 am – 6:31 pm
Civil Twilight6:31 pm – 6:59 pm
Nautical Twilight6:59 pm – 7:32 pm
Astro. Twilight7:32 pm – 8:05 pm
Night8:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Schenectady - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 46:56 am6:31 pm11:35:18−2:5212:44 pm (42.7°)92.983
Oct 56:57 am6:30 pm11:32:26−2:5112:44 pm (42.3°)92.955
Oct 66:58 am6:28 pm11:29:35−2:5112:43 pm (41.9°)92.928
Oct 76:59 am6:26 pm11:26:43−2:5112:43 pm (41.5°)92.901
Oct 87:00 am6:24 pm11:23:52−2:5112:43 pm (41.1°)92.874
Oct 97:02 am6:23 pm11:21:01−2:5012:42 pm (40.8°)92.848
Oct 107:03 am6:21 pm11:18:11−2:5012:42 pm (40.4°)92.821
* All times are local time for Schenectady. 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 Schenectady

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Schenectady - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 4-12:14 am4:17 pm8:51 pm(23.2°)229,51272.6%
Oct 5-1:31 am4:54 pm9:47 pm(27.8°)229,88982.5%
Oct 6-2:49 am5:23 pm10:39 pm(33.5°)230,77990.6%
Oct 7-4:06 am5:48 pm11:28 pm(39.9°)232,21996.2%
Oct 8-5:20 am6:11 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 9-6:32 am6:32 pm12:15 am(46.5°)234,19999.3%
Oct 10-7:43 am6:54 pm1:01 am(53.0°)236,64599.8%
* All times are local time for Schenectady. 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 Schenectady This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Oct 4, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:29 amWed 5:55 pmWed 11:42 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:33 amWed 6:25 pmWed 12:29 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 9:49 pmWed 12:56 pmWed 5:22 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 6:12 pmWed 6:12 amWed 12:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:28 pmWed 2:26 amTue 9:27 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 7:51 pmThu 10:06 amThu 2:59 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 5:50 pmWed 5:27 amTue 11:38 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Schenectady.

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