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Moon: 29.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 2, 2014 at 12:28:02 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:20 AM 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:44 PM 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:18 PM 104° East
Moonset Today: 11:00 PM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 24 minutes (-3m 12s)

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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

12:28 AM

Altitude

-19.9°

Heading

352° N

Phase

Night

Day length
15h 24m 29s

-3m 12s shorter

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 – 2:25 AM
Astro. Twilight2:25 AM – 3:44 AM
Nautical Twilight3:44 AM – 4:39 AM
Civil Twilight4:39 AM – 5:20 AM
Daylight5:20 AM – 8:44 PM
Civil Twilight8:44 PM – 9:25 PM
Nautical Twilight9:25 PM – 10:20 PM
Astro. Twilight10:20 PM – 11:36 PM
Night11:36 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 25:20 AM8:44 PM15:24:29−3:121:03 PM (55.8°)94.337
Aug 35:21 AM8:43 PM15:21:14−3:151:03 PM (55.6°)94.324
Aug 45:23 AM8:41 PM15:17:56−3:171:02 PM (55.3°)94.311
Aug 55:25 AM8:39 PM15:14:37−3:191:02 PM (55.0°)94.297
Aug 65:26 AM8:37 PM15:11:15−3:211:02 PM (54.8°)94.283
Aug 75:28 AM8:36 PM15:07:52−3:231:02 PM (54.5°)94.269
Aug 85:29 AM8:34 PM15:04:26−3:251:02 PM (54.2°)94.254
* All times are in local Colchester time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:28 AM

Altitude

-18.0°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

29.9%

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 212:18 PM11:00 PM-5:43 PM(27.9°)244,69736.6%
Aug 31:25 PM11:29 PM-6:31 PM(24.4°)241,38947.0%
Aug 42:33 PM--7:21 PM(21.6°)237,66657.8%
Aug 5-12:03 AM3:40 PM8:14 PM(19.5°)233,73168.6%
Aug 6-12:46 AM4:44 PM9:11 PM(18.4°)229,86878.9%
Aug 7-1:37 AM5:43 PM10:10 PM(18.6°)226,42387.8%
Aug 8-2:40 AM6:35 PM11:11 PM(20.2°)223,75394.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Colchester time.

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