Sun Spots
Sun Spots
Sunlit Earth Morning Crescent
Moon below horison
25 days, 16 hours, 33 minutes (25.69 days)
16% Illuminated
Lunation: 1174
Dawn starts: 6:58am
Sunrise: 7:26am
Transit: 12:25pm
Sunset: 5:24pm
Dusk ends: 5:51pm

Hrs of sunlight: 9h 58m 23s
Hrs of light: 10h 53m 1s


Sunlit Earth
Cloud Cover
Moonrise: 4:00am
Transit: 9:42am
Moonset: 3:20pm

New Moon ( Dec-18 )
First Quarter ( Dec-26 )
Full Moon ( Jan-01 )
Last Quarter ( Jan-08 )
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
New Moon First Quarter Full Moon Last Quarter
Dec 18, 2017 @ 12:30 am
December 18, 2017
6:30am UTC
Dec 26, 2017 @ 3:20 am
December 26, 2017
9:20am UTC
Jan 1, 2018 @ 8:24 pm
January 02, 2018
2:24am UTC
Jan 8, 2018 @ 4:25 pm
January 08, 2018
10:25pm 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 20, 2017 @ 5:29 am
10:29am UTC
Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:25 pm
4:25am UTC
Sep 22, 2017 @ 3:02 pm
8:02pm UTC
Dec 21, 2017 @ 10:29 am
4:29pm UTC

Current Sunlight Maps

Current View Above USA

US Day-Night Globe

Current Sun View

Earth From Sun

Current Night View

Earth Opposite Sun

Current Global Map

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.

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