SUN, MOON & SEASONS

Sun

Earth

Moon

Sun Spots
Sun Spots
Sunlit Earth Morning Crescent
Moon above horison
24 days, 0 hours, 19 minutes (24.01 days)
34% Illuminated
Lunation: 1154
Dawn starts: 6:00am
Sunrise: 6:27am
Transit: 1:12pm
Sunset: 7:57pm
Dusk ends: 8:23pm

Hrs of sunlight: 13:27
Hrs of light: 14:22

SPRING

Current
Sunlit Earth
with
Cloud Cover
Moonrise: 2:55am
Transit: 8:36am
Moonset: 2:24pm

New Moon ( May-06 )
First Quarter ( May-13 )
Full Moon ( May-21 )
Last Quarter ( May-29 )
Sunchart
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
May 6, 2016 @ 2:29 pm
May 06, 2016
7:29pm UTC
May 13, 2016 @ 12:02 pm
May 13, 2016
5:02pm UTC
May 21, 2016 @ 4:14 pm
May 21, 2016
9:14pm UTC
May 29, 2016 @ 7:12 am
May 29, 2016
12:12pm 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