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Moon: 79.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 6, 2015 at 4:29:56 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:45 AM 50° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:17 PM 310° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:33 PM 95° East
Moonset Today: 10:19 AM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 31 minutes (-1m 25s)

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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

4:29 AM

Altitude

-1.5°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

16h 31m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 25s

Winter: +8h 45m

Summer: -11m 3s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Colchester today

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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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 2:45 AM
Nautical Twilight2:45 AM – 3:58 AM
Civil Twilight3:58 AM – 4:45 AM
Daylight4:45 AM – 9:17 PM
Civil Twilight9:17 PM – 10:04 PM
Nautical Twilight10:04 PM – 11:16 PM
Astro. Twilight11:16 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 64:45 AM9:17 PM16:31:40−1:241:01 PM (60.8°)94.506
Jul 74:46 AM9:16 PM16:30:10−1:301:01 PM (60.7°)94.506
Jul 84:47 AM9:15 PM16:28:33−1:361:01 PM (60.6°)94.506
Jul 94:48 AM9:15 PM16:26:53−1:401:02 PM (60.5°)94.505
Jul 104:49 AM9:14 PM16:25:06−1:461:02 PM (60.4°)94.504
Jul 114:50 AM9:13 PM16:23:16−1:501:02 PM (60.2°)94.502
Jul 124:51 AM9:12 PM16:21:20−1:561:02 PM (60.1°)94.499
* All times are local time for Colchester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:49 AM
* All times are local Colchester time.

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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

4:29 AM

Altitude

30.8°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.4%

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 6-10:19 AM11:33 PM4:36 AM(30.8°)228,13979.3%
Jul 7-11:37 AM-5:29 AM(35.4°)228,63668.8%
Jul 812:01 AM12:54 PM-6:21 AM(40.1°)229,60957.3%
Jul 912:29 AM2:10 PM-7:13 AM(44.6°)230,93845.5%
Jul 1012:59 AM3:24 PM-8:05 AM(48.6°)232,52934.0%
Jul 111:32 AM4:35 PM-8:58 AM(51.9°)234,31823.6%
Jul 122:09 AM5:41 PM-9:52 AM(54.3°)236,26614.7%
* All times are local time for Colchester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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