Home > Sun & Moon > Colchester

Flag for United Kingdom Colchester, United Kingdom — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 76.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 29, 2015 at 8:34:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:41 AM 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:38 PM 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:14 PM 61° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:58 AM 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 57 minutes (+3m 14s)

Location of ColchesterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Colchester

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

Sun's current position over Earth

8:34 PM

Altitude

-36.2°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Night

Day length
8h 57m 26s

+3m 14s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Colchester today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

Day, night and twilight times in Colchester 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 – 5:44 AM
Astro. Twilight5:44 AM – 6:23 AM
Nautical Twilight6:23 AM – 7:04 AM
Civil Twilight7:04 AM – 7:41 AM
Daylight7:41 AM – 4:38 PM
Civil Twilight4:38 PM – 5:16 PM
Nautical Twilight5:16 PM – 5:56 PM
Astro. Twilight5:56 PM – 6:36 PM
Night6:36 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 297:41 AM4:38 PM8:57:26+3:1412:09 PM (20.2°)91.560
Jan 307:40 AM4:40 PM9:00:44+3:1712:10 PM (20.5°)91.571
Jan 317:38 AM4:42 PM9:04:03+3:1912:10 PM (20.8°)91.583
Feb 17:37 AM4:44 PM9:07:25+3:2212:10 PM (21.0°)91.596
Feb 27:35 AM4:46 PM9:10:50+3:2412:10 PM (21.3°)91.608
Feb 37:33 AM4:48 PM9:14:17+3:2612:10 PM (21.6°)91.622
Feb 47:32 AM4:49 PM9:17:46+3:2812:10 PM (21.9°)91.636
* All times are in local Colchester time.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:48 AM
* All times are local Colchester time.

Sun articles

Today's moon in Colchester

The Moon's path in Colchester 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 2015 Moon Phases

8:34 PM

Altitude

54.9°

Heading

193° S

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

76.6%

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 29-2:58 AM12:14 PM8:04 PM(55.0°)242,29976.5%
Jan 30-3:58 AM12:59 PM8:55 PM(55.7°)244,77984.7%
Jan 31-4:51 AM1:50 PM9:45 PM(55.4°)246,92191.3%
Feb 1-5:37 AM2:45 PM10:34 PM(54.2°)248,72196.1%
Feb 2-6:16 AM3:44 PM11:21 PM(52.1°)250,18398.9%
Feb 3-6:49 AM4:45 PM---
Feb 4-7:18 AM5:47 PM12:07 AM(49.4°)251,30199.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Colchester time.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles