SUN, MOON & SEASONS

Sun

Earth

Moon

Sun Spots
Sun Spots
Sunlit Earth Waxing Gibbous
Moon above horison
10 days, 12 hours, 42 minutes (10.53 days)
80% Illuminated
Lunation: 1162
Dawn starts: 6:39am
Sunrise: 7:06am
Transit: 12:08pm
Sunset: 5:10pm
Dusk ends: 5:37pm

Hrs of sunlight: 10:04
Hrs of light: 10:58

WINTER

Current
Sunlit Earth
with
Cloud Cover
Transit:  -------
Moonset: 3:03am
Moonrise: 2:52pm

Full Moon ( Dec-13 )
Last Quarter ( Dec-20 )
New Moon ( Dec-29 )
First Quarter ( Jan-05 )
Sunchart
Full Moon Last Quarter New Moon First Quarter
Full Moon Last Quarter New Moon First Quarter
Dec 13, 2016 @ 6:05 pm
December 14, 2016
12:05am UTC
Dec 20, 2016 @ 7:56 pm
December 21, 2016
1:56am UTC
Dec 29, 2016 @ 12:53 am
December 29, 2016
6:53am UTC
Jan 5, 2017 @ 1:47 pm
January 05, 2017
7:47pm UTC
Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Fall
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring Start of Summer Start of Fall Start of Winter
Mar 19, 2016 @ 11:31 pm
20-Mar-2016
4:31am UTC
Jun 20, 2016 @ 5:35 pm
20-Jun-2016
10:35pm UTC
Sep 22, 2016 @ 9:22 am
22-Sep-2016
2:22pm UTC
Dec 21, 2016 @ 4:45 am
21-Dec-2016
10:45am UTC

Current Sunlight Map

  • 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.

Moon Details from Weather-Display

Additional Moon facts from Weather-Display
Images courtesy of NASA and Fourmilab Switzerland
Astro calendar script by TNET Services , modified by Bashewa Weather