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Flag for United Kingdom Cardiff, WAL, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 30.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 5, 2016 at 10:49:03 am


Sunrise Today: 8:02 am 126° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:05 pm 233° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:55 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:04 pm 251° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 3 minutes (-1m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cardiff

The Sun's altitude in Cardiff 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

10:49 am

Altitude

14.3°

Heading

162° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

8h 3m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 40s

Winter: +13m 24s

Summer: -8h 34m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cardiff Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Cardiff 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 – 5:59 am
Astro. Twilight5:59 am – 6:40 am
Nautical Twilight6:40 am – 7:22 am
Civil Twilight7:22 am – 8:02 am
Daylight8:02 am – 4:05 pm
Civil Twilight4:05 pm – 4:45 pm
Nautical Twilight4:45 pm – 5:27 pm
Astro. Twilight5:27 pm – 6:08 pm
Night6:08 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cardiff - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 58:02 am4:05 pm8:03:19−1:4012:04 pm (16.1°)91.597
Dec 68:03 am4:05 pm8:01:44−1:3512:04 pm (16.0°)91.584
Dec 78:04 am4:04 pm8:00:14−1:2912:04 pm (15.9°)91.571
Dec 88:05 am4:04 pm7:58:50−1:2412:05 pm (15.8°)91.558
Dec 98:06 am4:04 pm7:57:32−1:1812:05 pm (15.7°)91.546
Dec 108:07 am4:04 pm7:56:19−1:1212:06 pm (15.6°)91.534
Dec 118:09 am4:04 pm7:55:13−1:0612:06 pm (15.5°)91.523
* All times are local time for Cardiff. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 am
* All times are local Cardiff time.

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Today's Moon in Cardiff

The Moon's path in Cardiff 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

10:49 am

Altitude

-10.5°

Heading

99° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.4%

Moon in Cardiff - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 511:55 am10:04 pm-4:56 pm(25.2°)240,81532.8%
Dec 612:25 pm11:14 pm-5:45 pm(28.8°)237,63443.3%
Dec 712:52 pm--6:34 pm(33.1°)234,25054.4%
Dec 8-12:27 am1:19 pm7:24 pm(37.7°)230,85565.7%
Dec 9-1:42 am1:46 pm8:16 pm(42.4°)227,70876.4%
Dec 10-2:59 am2:15 pm9:10 pm(47.1°)225,11085.9%
Dec 11-4:19 am2:48 pm10:07 pm(51.2°)223,36993.4%
* All times are local time for Cardiff. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Cardiff This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 5, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:53 amMon 5:06 pmMon 1:30 pmAverage visiblity
VenusMon 11:19 amMon 7:11 pmMon 3:15 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:05 pmMon 9:22 pmMon 4:43 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 2:47 amMon 1:55 pmMon 8:21 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 8:19 amMon 4:28 pmMon 12:23 pmNot visible
UranusMon 1:49 pmTue 3:11 amMon 8:30 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 12:40 pmMon 11:15 pmMon 5:58 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cardiff.

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