Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Seattle

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

Moon: 37.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 20, 2018 at 6:18:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:26 am 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:46 pm 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:49 am 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:14 am 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 20 minutes (+2m 17s)

Location of SeattleLocation

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

6:18 pm

Altitude

22.7°

Heading

276° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 20m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 17s

Winter: +6h 55m

Summer: -38m 39s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Seattle 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 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 – 2:55 am
Astro. Twilight2:55 am – 3:59 am
Nautical Twilight3:59 am – 4:48 am
Civil Twilight4:48 am – 5:26 am
Daylight5:26 am – 8:46 pm
Civil Twilight8:46 pm – 9:24 pm
Nautical Twilight9:24 pm – 10:13 pm
Astro. Twilight10:13 pm – 11:18 pm
Night11:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Seattle - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 205:26 am8:46 pm15:20:36+2:171:05 pm (62.5°)94.070
May 215:24 am8:47 pm15:22:51+2:141:05 pm (62.7°)94.088
May 225:23 am8:48 pm15:25:02+2:111:06 pm (62.9°)94.105
May 235:22 am8:50 pm15:27:11+2:081:06 pm (63.1°)94.122
May 245:21 am8:51 pm15:29:15+2:041:06 pm (63.3°)94.139
May 255:21 am8:52 pm15:31:17+2:011:06 pm (63.4°)94.155
May 265:20 am8:53 pm15:33:15+1:571:06 pm (63.6°)94.171
* 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.

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 Seattle time.

Sun Articles

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

6:18 pm

Altitude

58.6°

Heading

176° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

37.7%

Moon in Seattle - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 20-1:14 am10:49 am6:27 pm(58.6°)229,56237.7%
May 21-1:55 am12:02 pm7:22 pm(55.0°)231,72349.4%
May 22-2:30 am1:15 pm8:13 pm(50.7°)234,07060.9%
May 23-3:00 am2:26 pm9:02 pm(45.9°)236,47671.6%
May 24-3:27 am3:36 pm9:50 pm(41.1°)238,85680.9%
May 25-3:53 am4:45 pm10:36 pm(36.3°)241,16388.6%
May 26-4:18 am5:52 pm11:23 pm(31.9°)243,37094.4%
* 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.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Seattle This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:52 amSun 7:03 pmSun 11:56 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:14 amSun 11:30 pmSun 3:22 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 1:13 amMon 9:51 amMon 5:32 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:21 pmMon 5:03 amMon 12:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:32 pmMon 8:05 amMon 3:49 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:13 amMon 5:57 pmMon 11:05 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:48 amMon 1:58 pmMon 8:23 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Seattle.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Seattle