Almanac - Sun/Moon/Sky



NASA Sun Image
Today's Sun image from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Moon age: 20 days,9 hours,20 minutes,68%
Sunrise: 7:05 am
Sunset: 4:50 pm
Daylight: 09:45
Moonrise: 9:52 pm (12/02/23)
Moonset: 12:07 pm (12/03/23)
Waning Gibbous Moon
68% illuminated

Lunar Cycle

First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
Mon, 20-Nov-2023 2:50am PST
10:50 UTC November 20 2023
Mon, 27-Nov-2023 1:17am PST
09:17 UTC November 27 2023
Mon, 04-Dec-2023 9:50pm PST
05:50 UTC December 5 2023
Tue, 12-Dec-2023 3:33pm PST
23:33 UTC December 12 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 Sat, 02-Dec-2023 10:30pm PST

Your Sky view at Sun, 03-Dec-2023 06:30:49 UTC -- click for interactive view
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Astronomical data published using Weather Display 10.37S-(b149) weather station software and Your Sky.