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Wake Island, US Minor Outlying Islands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 86.1%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 17, 2021 at 8:42:47 am
Sunrise Today: 6:48 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 260° West
Moonrise Today: 4:35 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 3:35 am 255° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 2s)
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Today's Sun Position in Wake Island

Time:8:42 am
Altitude:25.3°
Direction:111° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 40m 53s (Oct 17, 2021)

1 minute, 2 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 16, 2021)

42 minutes, 39 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wake Island Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:34 am
Astro. Twilight5:34 am – 6:00 am
Nautical Twilight6:00 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:48 am
Daylight6:48 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:51 pm
Nautical Twilight6:51 pm – 7:16 pm
Astro. Twilight7:16 pm – 7:42 pm
Night7:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wake Island - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 176:48 am6:29 pm11:40:53−1:0212:38 pm (61.5°)92.645
Oct 186:48 am6:28 pm11:39:50−1:0212:38 pm (61.1°)92.619
Oct 196:48 am6:27 pm11:38:49−1:0112:38 pm (60.7°)92.592
Oct 206:49 am6:27 pm11:37:47−1:0112:38 pm (60.4°)92.566
Oct 216:49 am6:26 pm11:36:46−1:0112:38 pm (60.0°)92.540
Oct 226:49 am6:25 pm11:35:45−1:0012:37 pm (59.7°)92.515
Oct 236:50 am6:25 pm11:34:44−1:0012:37 pm (59.3°)92.489
* All times are local time for Wake Island. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Wake Island

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Wake Island - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 17-3:35 am4:35 pm10:30 pm(60.7°)242,04389.9%
Oct 18-4:29 am5:11 pm11:14 pm(66.4°)244,19495.3%
Oct 19-5:20 am5:46 pm11:56 pm(72.2°)246,20098.7%
Oct 20-6:11 am6:19 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 21-7:01 am6:54 pm12:38 am(77.8°)248,02899.9%
Oct 22-7:51 am7:30 pm1:20 am(83.1°)249,61999.1%
Oct 23-8:42 am8:08 pm2:04 am(87.8°)250,89096.4%
* All times are local time for Wake Island. 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 Wake Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Oct 17, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:53 amSun 5:45 pmSun 11:49 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 10:18 amSun 9:08 pmSun 3:43 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 6:37 amSun 6:19 pmSun 12:28 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 3:09 pmMon 2:29 amSun 8:49 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 2:13 pmMon 1:20 amSun 7:47 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 7:29 pmMon 8:16 amMon 1:53 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 4:42 pmMon 4:32 amSun 10:37 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wake Island.

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