SUN, MOON & SEASONS

Sun

Earth

Moon

Sun Spots
Sun Spots
Sunlit Earth NEW MOON
Moon above horison
29 days, 12 hours, 53 minutes (29.54 days)
0% Illuminated
Lunation: 1159
Dawn starts: 5:59am
Sunrise: 6:23am
Transit: 12:18pm
Sunset: 6:13pm
Dusk ends: 6:38pm

Hrs of daylight: 11h 49m 31s
Hrs of light: 12h 39m 0s

AUTUMN

Current
Sunlit Earth
with
Cloud Cover
Transit:  -------
Moonrise: 6:53am
Moonset: 6:19pm

New Moon ( Sep-30 )
First Quarter ( Oct-08 )
Full Moon ( Oct-15 )
Last Quarter ( Oct-22 )
Sunchart
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
Sep 30, 2016 @ 5:11 pm
October 01, 2016
12:11am UTC
Oct 8, 2016 @ 9:33 pm
October 09, 2016
4:33am UTC
Oct 15, 2016 @ 9:23 pm
October 16, 2016
4:23am UTC
Oct 22, 2016 @ 12:14 pm
October 22, 2016
7:14pm 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 @ 9:31 pm
20-Mar-2016
4:31am UTC
Jun 20, 2016 @ 3:25 pm
20-Jun-2016
10:25pm UTC
Sep 22, 2016 @ 7:07 am
22-Sep-2016
2:07pm UTC
Dec 21, 2016 @ 3:44 am
21-Dec-2016
10:44am UTC
  • 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.

Images courtesy of NASA and Fourmilab Switzerland
Astro calendar script by TNET Services , modified by Bashewa Weather