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Flag for USA Seattle, WA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 76.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 20, 2018 at 9:09:22 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:12 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 8:12 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 4:38 pm 121° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:01 am 241° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours (-3m 9s)

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Today's Sun Position in Seattle

The Sun's altitude in Seattle 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

9:09 pm

Altitude

-9.6°

Heading

300° NW

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

14h 21s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 9s

Winter: +5h 34m

Summer: -1h 58m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Seattle Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Seattle 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 – 4:11 am
Astro. Twilight4:11 am – 4:57 am
Nautical Twilight4:57 am – 5:38 am
Civil Twilight5:38 am – 6:12 am
Daylight6:12 am – 8:12 pm
Civil Twilight8:12 pm – 8:45 pm
Nautical Twilight8:45 pm – 9:26 pm
Astro. Twilight9:26 pm – 10:11 pm
Night10:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Seattle - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:12 am8:12 pm14:00:21−3:091:12 pm (54.6°)94.049
Aug 216:13 am8:10 pm13:57:11−3:101:12 pm (54.3°)94.029
Aug 226:14 am8:08 pm13:54:00−3:111:12 pm (54.0°)94.010
Aug 236:16 am8:06 pm13:50:47−3:121:11 pm (53.6°)93.990
Aug 246:17 am8:05 pm13:47:34−3:131:11 pm (53.3°)93.970
Aug 256:18 am8:03 pm13:44:20−3:131:11 pm (52.9°)93.950
Aug 266:20 am8:01 pm13:41:06−3:141:11 pm (52.6°)93.929
* All times are local time for Seattle. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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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 Seattle time.

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Today's Moon in Seattle

The Moon's path in Seattle 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

9:09 pm

Altitude

21.2°

Heading

179° S

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

76.6%

Moon in Seattle - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 20-1:01 am4:38 pm9:12 pm(21.2°)250,57576.6%
Aug 21-1:43 am5:30 pm10:00 pm(20.8°)251,66984.3%
Aug 22-2:30 am6:16 pm10:48 pm(21.4°)252,10490.7%
Aug 23-3:22 am6:56 pm11:35 pm(22.9°)251,95595.6%
Aug 24-4:19 am7:31 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 25-5:19 am8:01 pm12:22 am(25.3°)251,30998.7%
Aug 26-6:21 am8:28 pm1:07 am(28.5°)250,24899.9%
* All times are local time for Seattle. 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 Seattle This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:51 amTue 7:18 pmTue 12:04 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 10:27 amMon 9:31 pmMon 4:00 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 7:29 pmTue 3:12 amMon 11:20 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 1:15 pmMon 10:57 pmMon 6:06 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 5:09 pmTue 1:37 amMon 9:23 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 10:16 pmTue 12:07 pmTue 5:12 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:41 pmWed 7:48 amWed 2:15 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Seattle.

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