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

Moon: 2.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 21, 2017 at 5:59:53 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:55 pm 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:51 am 61° Northeast
Moonset Today: 7:26 pm 299° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 20 minutes (-2m 8s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tacoma

The Sun's altitude in Tacoma 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

5:59 pm

Altitude

27.6°

Heading

271° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 20m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 8s

Winter: +6h 51m

Summer: -35m 45s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tacoma Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Tacoma 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 – 3:05 am
Astro. Twilight3:05 am – 4:09 am
Nautical Twilight4:09 am – 4:58 am
Civil Twilight4:58 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 8:55 pm
Civil Twilight8:55 pm – 9:33 pm
Nautical Twilight9:33 pm – 10:22 pm
Astro. Twilight10:22 pm – 11:24 pm
Night11:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Tacoma - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 215:35 am8:55 pm15:20:10−2:081:16 pm (63.1°)94.447
Jul 225:36 am8:54 pm15:17:58−2:111:16 pm (62.9°)94.440
Jul 235:38 am8:53 pm15:15:44−2:141:16 pm (62.7°)94.432
Jul 245:39 am8:52 pm15:13:26−2:171:16 pm (62.4°)94.423
Jul 255:40 am8:51 pm15:11:06−2:201:16 pm (62.2°)94.414
Jul 265:41 am8:50 pm15:08:42−2:231:16 pm (62.0°)94.405
Jul 275:42 am8:49 pm15:06:17−2:251:16 pm (61.8°)94.394
* All times are local time for Tacoma. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:29 am
June SolsticeJun 209:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 221:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 218:28 am
* All times are local Tacoma time.

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Today's Moon in Tacoma

The Moon's path in Tacoma 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 2017 Moon Phases

5:59 pm

Altitude

12.3°

Heading

284° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.8%

Moon in Tacoma - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 213:51 am7:26 pm-11:38 am(61.7°)224,4644.0%
Jul 224:53 am8:22 pm-12:40 pm(61.1°)225,0730.6%
Jul 236:02 am9:09 pm-1:40 pm(59.2°)226,7560.3%
Jul 247:14 am9:49 pm-2:37 pm(56.1°)229,3793.1%
Jul 258:27 am10:23 pm-3:30 pm(52.2°)232,6988.5%
Jul 269:38 am10:53 pm-4:21 pm(47.9°)236,40315.9%
Jul 2710:46 am11:20 pm-5:08 pm(43.4°)240,16824.8%
* All times are local time for Tacoma. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Tacoma This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:55 amFri 10:02 pmFri 2:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 2:40 amFri 6:04 pmFri 10:22 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:41 amFri 9:05 pmFri 1:23 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterFri 12:29 pmFri 11:50 pmFri 6:09 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 6:14 pmSat 2:54 amFri 10:34 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:06 amSat 1:42 pmSat 6:54 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 10:39 pmSat 9:41 amSat 4:10 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Tacoma.

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