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Moon: 40.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 6, 2016 at 2:25:27 am


Sunrise Today: 7:53 am 125° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:15 pm 235° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:30 pm 103° East
Moonset Today: 11:41 pm 260° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 22 minutes (-1m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

The Sun's altitude in Richmond today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:25 am

Altitude

-51.5°

Heading

59° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

8h 22m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 24s

Winter: +10m 7s

Summer: -7h 51m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Richmond today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 5:57 am
Astro. Twilight5:57 am – 6:35 am
Nautical Twilight6:35 am – 7:16 am
Civil Twilight7:16 am – 7:53 am
Daylight7:53 am – 4:15 pm
Civil Twilight4:15 pm – 4:52 pm
Nautical Twilight4:52 pm – 5:32 pm
Astro. Twilight5:32 pm – 6:11 pm
Night6:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 67:53 am4:15 pm8:22:12−1:2412:04 pm (18.3°)91.579
Dec 77:54 am4:15 pm8:20:53−1:1812:04 pm (18.2°)91.566
Dec 87:55 am4:15 pm8:19:40−1:1312:05 pm (18.1°)91.554
Dec 97:56 am4:14 pm8:18:31−1:0812:05 pm (18.0°)91.542
Dec 107:57 am4:14 pm8:17:28−1:0312:06 pm (17.9°)91.530
Dec 117:58 am4:14 pm8:16:30−0:5712:06 pm (17.8°)91.519
Dec 127:59 am4:14 pm8:15:38−0:5212:07 pm (17.7°)91.509
* All times are local time for Richmond. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 199:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 203:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 227:21 am
December SolsticeDec 212:44 am
* All times are local Richmond time.

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Today's Moon in Richmond

The Moon's path in Richmond today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

2:25 am

Altitude

-36.1°

Heading

300° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

40.1%

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 612:30 pm11:41 pm-6:01 pm(32.5°)236,52147.0%
Dec 712:59 pm--6:50 pm(36.9°)233,10958.2%
Dec 8-12:52 am1:28 pm7:41 pm(41.6°)229,76569.4%
Dec 9-2:06 am1:57 pm8:34 pm(46.4°)226,76579.8%
Dec 10-3:22 am2:30 pm9:29 pm(50.9°)224,42088.7%
Dec 11-4:40 am3:06 pm10:27 pm(54.7°)223,02595.3%
Dec 12-5:58 am3:49 pm11:27 pm(57.6°)222,80199.1%
* All times are local time for Richmond. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Richmond This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 6, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:42 amTue 5:22 pmTue 1:32 pmAverage visiblity
VenusTue 11:07 amTue 7:25 pmTue 3:16 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 11:55 amTue 9:29 pmTue 4:42 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:41 amTue 1:52 pmTue 8:16 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 8:04 amTue 4:33 pmTue 12:19 pmNot visible
UranusTue 1:47 pmWed 3:02 amTue 8:25 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 12:31 pmTue 11:13 pmTue 5:52 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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