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Tucson, AZ, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 29.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 13, 2018 at 12:18:12 am


Sunrise Today: 7:16 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:19 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:53 am 106° East
Moonset Today: 11:08 pm 256° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 3 minutes (-24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tucson

Time:12:18 am
Altitude:-80.9°
Direction:1° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 3m 51s (Dec 13, 2018)

24 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 12, 2018)

1 minute, 33 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

4 hours, 11 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tucson Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:48 am
Astro. Twilight5:48 am – 6:18 am
Nautical Twilight6:18 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:16 am
Daylight7:16 am – 5:19 pm
Civil Twilight5:19 pm – 5:46 pm
Nautical Twilight5:46 pm – 6:17 pm
Astro. Twilight6:17 pm – 6:47 pm
Night6:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Tucson - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 137:16 am5:19 pm10:03:51−0:2412:17 pm (34.6°)91.507
Dec 147:16 am5:20 pm10:03:29−0:2112:18 pm (34.6°)91.497
Dec 157:17 am5:20 pm10:03:10−0:1812:18 pm (34.5°)91.487
Dec 167:17 am5:20 pm10:02:54−0:1612:19 pm (34.5°)91.478
Dec 177:18 am5:21 pm10:02:41−0:1312:19 pm (34.4°)91.469
Dec 187:19 am5:21 pm10:02:31−0:1012:20 pm (34.4°)91.461
Dec 197:19 am5:22 pm10:02:23−0:0712:20 pm (34.4°)91.453
* All times are local time for Tucson. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Tucson

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Tucson - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1311:53 am11:08 pm-5:28 pm(44.7°)250,92836.3%
Dec 1412:26 pm--6:11 pm(48.8°)249,34945.9%
Dec 15-12:02 am12:57 pm6:54 pm(53.2°)246,97755.8%
Dec 16-12:57 am1:29 pm7:38 pm(57.9°)243,91565.8%
Dec 17-1:53 am2:01 pm8:23 pm(62.7°)240,34275.3%
Dec 18-2:51 am2:35 pm9:10 pm(67.5°)236,51084.1%
Dec 19-3:52 am3:13 pm10:01 pm(71.9°)232,72891.4%
* All times are local time for Tucson. 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 Tucson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 13, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:34 amThu 4:05 pmThu 10:50 amAverage visibility
VenusThu 3:44 amThu 2:51 pmThu 9:17 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 12:21 pmThu 11:58 pmThu 6:09 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 6:12 amThu 4:25 pmThu 11:18 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 8:32 amThu 6:35 pmThu 1:33 pmDifficult to see
UranusThu 2:12 pmFri 3:09 amThu 8:40 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 12:11 pmThu 11:38 pmThu 5:54 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Tucson.

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