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Flag for United Kingdom Chester, ENG, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 22.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 2:31:38 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:08 am 128° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:56 pm 232° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:27 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:51 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 48 minutes (-1m 55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chester

The Sun's altitude in Chester 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

2:31 pm

Altitude

7.9°

Heading

215° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

7h 48m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 55s

Winter: +16m 26s

Summer: -9h 10m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chester Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Chester 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 – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:42 am
Nautical Twilight6:42 am – 7:26 am
Civil Twilight7:26 am – 8:08 am
Daylight8:08 am – 3:56 pm
Civil Twilight3:56 pm – 4:37 pm
Nautical Twilight4:37 pm – 5:22 pm
Astro. Twilight5:22 pm – 6:04 pm
Night6:04 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 48:08 am3:56 pm7:48:05−1:5512:02 pm (14.5°)91.611
Dec 58:09 am3:55 pm7:46:15−1:4912:02 pm (14.4°)91.597
Dec 68:10 am3:55 pm7:44:31−1:4312:03 pm (14.3°)91.584
Dec 78:12 am3:55 pm7:42:53−1:3712:03 pm (14.2°)91.571
Dec 88:13 am3:54 pm7:41:22−1:3112:04 pm (14.1°)91.558
Dec 98:14 am3:54 pm7:39:56−1:2512:04 pm (14.0°)91.546
Dec 108:15 am3:54 pm7:38:38−1:1812:05 pm (13.9°)91.534
* All times are local time for Chester. 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 Chester time.

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Today's Moon in Chester

The Moon's path in Chester 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

2:31 pm

Altitude

17.7°

Heading

157° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

22.8%

Moon in Chester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 411:27 am8:51 pm-4:06 pm(20.6°)243,67323.4%
Dec 511:58 am9:59 pm-4:55 pm(23.5°)240,81732.8%
Dec 612:27 pm11:10 pm-5:43 pm(27.1°)237,63643.3%
Dec 712:53 pm--6:33 pm(31.3°)234,25354.4%
Dec 8-12:24 am1:18 pm7:23 pm(35.9°)230,85865.7%
Dec 9-1:41 am1:44 pm8:15 pm(40.7°)227,71076.4%
Dec 10-3:00 am2:12 pm9:09 pm(45.3°)225,11285.9%
* All times are local time for Chester. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Chester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 10:02 amSun 4:51 pmSun 1:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 11:27 amSun 6:58 pmSun 3:12 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:12 pmSun 9:15 pmSun 4:43 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 2:48 amMon 1:52 pmMon 8:20 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 8:29 amSun 4:22 pmSun 12:26 pmNot visible
UranusSun 1:50 pmMon 3:17 amSun 8:33 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 12:46 pmSun 11:15 pmSun 6:01 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chester.

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