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Moon: 57.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 29, 2016 at 11:46:22 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:30 AM 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:18 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:46 AM 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:06 AM 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 47 minutes (+3m 37s)

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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

11:46 AM

Altitude

50.4°

Heading

154° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 47m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 37s

Winter: +7h 2m

Summer: -1h 54m

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

Night12:00 AM – 3:02 AM
Astro. Twilight3:02 AM – 4:03 AM
Nautical Twilight4:03 AM – 4:52 AM
Civil Twilight4:52 AM – 5:30 AM
Daylight5:30 AM – 8:18 PM
Civil Twilight8:18 PM – 8:57 PM
Nautical Twilight8:57 PM – 9:47 PM
Astro. Twilight9:47 PM – 10:49 PM
Night10:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 295:30 AM8:18 PM14:47:53+3:3712:54 PM (52.8°)93.627
Apr 305:28 AM8:20 PM14:51:29+3:3612:54 PM (53.1°)93.651
May 15:26 AM8:22 PM14:55:04+3:3412:53 PM (53.4°)93.675
May 25:25 AM8:23 PM14:58:37+3:3212:53 PM (53.7°)93.699
May 35:23 AM8:25 PM15:02:08+3:3112:53 PM (54.0°)93.723
May 45:21 AM8:26 PM15:05:37+3:2912:53 PM (54.3°)93.747
May 55:19 AM8:28 PM15:09:04+3:2712:53 PM (54.6°)93.770
* 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 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

11:46 AM

Altitude

-6.3°

Heading

251° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

57.5%

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 291:46 AM11:06 AM-6:24 AM(20.7°)240,39959.8%
Apr 302:24 AM12:13 PM-7:15 AM(23.1°)236,93748.9%
May 12:58 AM1:24 PM-8:07 AM(26.4°)233,30837.7%
May 23:29 AM2:40 PM-8:59 AM(30.4°)229,75926.8%
May 33:58 AM3:58 PM-9:52 AM(35.0°)226,58916.8%
May 44:27 AM5:19 PM-10:46 AM(39.8°)224,1228.6%
May 54:57 AM6:41 PM-11:42 AM(44.6°)222,6572.9%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Colchester This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 5:47 AMFri 9:46 PMFri 1:47 PM
VenusFri 5:20 AMFri 7:13 PMFri 12:16 PM
MarsFri 10:45 PMSat 6:49 AMSat 2:47 AM
JupiterFri 2:42 PMSat 4:07 AMFri 9:24 PM
SaturnFri 11:12 PMSat 7:28 AMSat 3:20 AM
UranusFri 5:02 AMFri 6:29 PMFri 11:46 AM
NeptuneFri 3:57 AMFri 2:40 PMFri 9:18 AM
PlutoSat 1:29 AMSat 9:45 AMSat 5:37 AM
* All times are local time for Colchester.

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