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The Sun

sunset over the mountainsSunrise, Local Noon, and Sunset

Explanation of the suns' daily path

Griffith Observatory has prepared tables listing the local time of sunrise, sunset, and transit (noon) with elevation on each day, in Pacific Standard or Daylight time, as appropriate. Select from these years: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Sun calculator at http://www.sunrisesunset.com.

View at eclipse maximum, October 23, 2014, 3:27 p.m., PDT, Celestron 5-in., f/6.3 Image: Griffith Observatory, Anthony Cook.Solar Eclipses

Here are brief descriptions, illustrations, and key information about recent and upcoming solar eclipses visible from Griffith Observatory, in Pacific Standard or Daylight time, as appropriate.

Upcoming solar eclipses visible from Los Angeles