Almanac - Sun/Moon/Sky



NASA Sun Image
Today's Sun image from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Moon age: 13 days,14 hours,53 minutes,98%
Sunrise: 7:00 am
Sunset: 6:57 pm
Daylight: 11:57
Moonrise: 6:26 pm (09/27/23)
Moonset: 6:01 am (09/28/23)
Waxing Gibbous Moon
98% illuminated

Lunar Cycle

First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
Fri, 22-Sep-2023 12:32pm PDT
19:32 UTC September 22 2023
Fri, 29-Sep-2023 2:58am PDT
09:58 UTC September 29 2023
Fri, 06-Oct-2023 6:48am PDT
13:48 UTC October 6 2023
Sat, 14-Oct-2023 10:56am PDT
17:56 UTC October 14 2023

Solar Cycle

Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Fall
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring First day of Summer First day of Fall First day of Winter
Mon, 20-Mar-2023 2:25pm PDT
21:25 UTC March 20 2023
Wed, 21-Jun-2023 7:58am PDT
14:58 UTC June 21 2023
Fri, 22-Sep-2023 11:51pm PDT
06:51 UTC September 23 2023
Thu, 21-Dec-2023 7:28pm PST
03:28 UTC December 22 2023
Sun/Moon positions
  • Noon is technically when the Sun is at Zenith.
  • Morning civil twilight is when the Sun is 6° below the horizon and ends at Sunrise.
  • Evening civil twilight begins at Sunset and ends when the Sun reaches 6° below the horizon.
  • Nautical twilight is when the Sun is between 6° and 12° below the horizon.
  • Astronomical twilight is when the Sun is between 12° and 18° below the horizon.

Your Sky planets and constellations at Thu, 28-Sep-2023 03:00am PDT

Your Sky view at Thu, 28-Sep-2023 10:00:39 UTC -- click for interactive view
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Astronomical data published using Weather Display 10.37S-(b149) weather station software and Your Sky.