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

Moon: 77.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 11:23:23 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:18 am 131° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:40 pm 229° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:37 pm 84° East
Moonset Today: 1:36 am 272° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 21 minutes (-1m 32s)

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Today's Sun Position in Durham

The Sun's altitude in Durham 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

11:23 pm

Altitude

-57.5°

Heading

345° N

Phase

Night

Day length

7h 21m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 32s

Winter: +9m 2s

Summer: -9h 57m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Durham Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Durham 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 – 6:02 am
Astro. Twilight6:02 am – 6:46 am
Nautical Twilight6:46 am – 7:33 am
Civil Twilight7:33 am – 8:18 am
Daylight8:18 am – 3:40 pm
Civil Twilight3:40 pm – 4:24 pm
Nautical Twilight4:24 pm – 5:11 pm
Astro. Twilight5:11 pm – 5:55 pm
Night5:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Durham - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 98:18 am3:40 pm7:21:53−1:3211:59 am (12.4°)91.546
Dec 108:19 am3:39 pm7:20:28−1:2511:59 am (12.3°)91.534
Dec 118:20 am3:39 pm7:19:09−1:1812:00 pm (12.2°)91.523
Dec 128:21 am3:39 pm7:17:57−1:1112:00 pm (12.2°)91.512
Dec 138:22 am3:39 pm7:16:53−1:0412:01 pm (12.1°)91.502
Dec 148:23 am3:39 pm7:15:56−0:5612:01 pm (12.0°)91.493
Dec 158:24 am3:39 pm7:15:07−0:4912:02 pm (12.0°)91.484
* All times are local time for Durham. 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 Durham time.

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Today's Moon in Durham

The Moon's path in Durham 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

11:23 pm

Altitude

27.0°

Heading

235° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

77.7%

Moon in Durham - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-1:36 am1:37 pm8:09 pm(39.1°)227,72176.4%
Dec 10-2:56 am2:04 pm9:03 pm(43.7°)225,12085.9%
Dec 11-4:19 am2:34 pm10:01 pm(47.8°)223,37493.4%
Dec 12-5:43 am3:10 pm11:00 pm(51.0°)222,73798.2%
Dec 13-7:03 am3:54 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-8:16 am4:49 pm12:02 am(53.0°)223,34799.8%
Dec 15-9:18 am5:53 pm1:04 am(53.6°)225,18498.3%
* All times are local time for Durham. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Durham This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 10:11 amSat 4:49 pmSat 1:30 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 11:25 amSat 7:02 pmSat 3:13 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:56 amSat 9:08 pmSat 4:32 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 2:29 amSat 1:26 pmSat 7:58 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 8:12 amSat 3:47 pmSat 12:00 noonExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 1:22 pmSat 2:54 amFri 8:08 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 12:20 pmSat 10:44 pmSat 5:32 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Durham.

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