Sun Spots
Today's Sun image from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Sunlit Earth Waxing Crescent
Moon below horison
0 days, 20 hours, 50 minutes (0.87 days)
1% Illuminated
Lunation: 1209
Dawn starts: 6:48am
Sunrise: 7:13am
Transit: 1:20pm
Sunset: 7:28pm
Dusk ends: 7:53pm

Hrs of sunlight: 12h 15m 44s
Hrs of light: 13h 5m 4s


Sunlit Earth
Cloud Cover
Transit:  -------
Moonrise: 8:23am
Moonset: 8:01pm

First Quarter ( Sep-23 )
Full Moon ( Oct-01 )
Last Quarter ( Oct-09 )
New Moon ( Oct-16 )
First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter New Moon
First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter New Moon
Sep 23, 2020 @ 8:55 pm
September 24, 2020
1:55am UTC
Oct 1, 2020 @ 4:05 pm
October 01, 2020
9:05pm UTC
Oct 9, 2020 @ 7:39 pm
October 10, 2020
12:39am UTC
Oct 16, 2020 @ 2:31 pm
October 16, 2020
7:31pm 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, 2020 @ 10:50 pm
3:50am UTC
Jun 20, 2020 @ 4:44 pm
9:44pm UTC
Sep 22, 2020 @ 8:31 am
1:31pm UTC
Dec 21, 2020 @ 4:03 am
10:03am UTC

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Global Day-NIght
  • 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