Flag for USA Aurora, Illinois, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2016

Daylight

7:07 am – 4:23 pm
9 hours, 16 minutes

Current Time: Dec 6, 2016 at 4:02:54 pm

Sun Direction: 237° Southwest

Sun Altitude: 2.5°

Sun Distance: 91.578 million mi


Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2016 4:44 am (Winter)

Sunrise Today: 7:07 am 120° Southeast

Sunset Today: 4:23 pm 240° Southwest

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December 2016 — Sun in Aurora

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:02 am (119°)4:23 pm (241°)9:21:46−1:195:22 am6:03 pm5:56 am5:29 pm6:31 am4:54 pm11:43 am (26.3°)91.651
27:03 am (119°)4:23 pm (241°)9:20:29−1:165:23 am6:02 pm5:57 am5:29 pm6:32 am4:54 pm11:43 am (26.2°)91.636
37:04 am (120°)4:23 pm (240°)9:19:16−1:125:24 am6:02 pm5:58 am5:29 pm6:32 am4:54 pm11:43 am (26.0°)91.622
47:05 am (120°)4:23 pm (240°)9:18:07−1:095:25 am6:02 pm5:59 am5:29 pm6:33 am4:54 pm11:44 am (25.9°)91.608
57:06 am (120°)4:23 pm (240°)9:17:02−1:055:26 am6:02 pm6:00 am5:29 pm6:34 am4:54 pm11:44 am (25.8°)91.594
67:07 am (120°)4:23 pm (240°)9:16:00−1:015:27 am6:02 pm6:00 am5:29 pm6:35 am4:54 pm11:45 am (25.7°)91.580
77:07 am (120°)4:22 pm (240°)9:15:02−0:585:28 am6:02 pm6:01 am5:29 pm6:36 am4:54 pm11:45 am (25.6°)91.567
87:08 am (120°)4:22 pm (240°)9:14:08−0:545:28 am6:02 pm6:02 am5:29 pm6:37 am4:54 pm11:45 am (25.5°)91.555
97:09 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:13:17−0:505:29 am6:03 pm6:03 am5:29 pm6:38 am4:54 pm11:46 am (25.4°)91.543
107:10 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:12:31−0:465:30 am6:03 pm6:04 am5:29 pm6:39 am4:54 pm11:46 am (25.3°)91.531
117:11 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:11:48−0:425:31 am6:03 pm6:04 am5:29 pm6:39 am4:54 pm11:47 am (25.2°)91.520
127:12 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:11:10−0:385:31 am6:03 pm6:05 am5:29 pm6:40 am4:54 pm11:47 am (25.1°)91.510
137:12 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:10:36−0:345:32 am6:03 pm6:06 am5:30 pm6:41 am4:55 pm11:48 am (25.1°)91.500
147:13 am (121°)4:23 pm (239°)9:10:05−0:305:33 am6:04 pm6:07 am5:30 pm6:42 am4:55 pm11:48 am (25.0°)91.491
157:14 am (121°)4:24 pm (239°)9:09:39−0:265:33 am6:04 pm6:07 am5:30 pm6:42 am4:55 pm11:49 am (25.0°)91.482
167:15 am (121°)4:24 pm (239°)9:09:17−0:215:34 am6:04 pm6:08 am5:31 pm6:43 am4:55 pm11:49 am (24.9°)91.474
177:15 am (121°)4:24 pm (239°)9:09:00−0:175:35 am6:05 pm6:09 am5:31 pm6:44 am4:56 pm11:50 am (24.9°)91.466
187:16 am (121°)4:25 pm (239°)9:08:46−0:135:35 am6:05 pm6:09 am5:31 pm6:44 am4:56 pm11:50 am (24.9°)91.459
197:16 am (121°)4:25 pm (239°)9:08:37−0:095:36 am6:06 pm6:10 am5:32 pm6:45 am4:57 pm11:51 am (24.8°)91.453
207:17 am (121°)4:25 pm (239°)9:08:32−0:055:36 am6:06 pm6:10 am5:32 pm6:45 am4:57 pm11:51 am (24.8°)91.446
217:17 am (121°)4:26 pm (239°)9:08:31< 1s5:37 am6:07 pm6:11 am5:33 pm6:46 am4:58 pm11:52 am (24.8°)91.441
227:18 am (121°)4:27 pm (239°)9:08:34+0:035:37 am6:07 pm6:11 am5:33 pm6:46 am4:58 pm11:52 am (24.8°)91.436
237:18 am (121°)4:27 pm (239°)9:08:42+0:075:38 am6:08 pm6:12 am5:34 pm6:47 am4:59 pm11:53 am (24.9°)91.431
247:19 am (121°)4:28 pm (239°)9:08:54+0:115:38 am6:08 pm6:12 am5:34 pm6:47 am4:59 pm11:53 am (24.9°)91.427
257:19 am (121°)4:28 pm (239°)9:09:10+0:165:39 am6:09 pm6:12 am5:35 pm6:48 am5:00 pm11:54 am (24.9°)91.423
267:19 am (121°)4:29 pm (239°)9:09:30+0:205:39 am6:10 pm6:13 am5:36 pm6:48 am5:01 pm11:54 am (24.9°)91.419
277:20 am (121°)4:30 pm (239°)9:09:55+0:245:39 am6:10 pm6:13 am5:36 pm6:48 am5:01 pm11:55 am (25.0°)91.416
287:20 am (121°)4:30 pm (239°)9:10:24+0:285:40 am6:11 pm6:13 am5:37 pm6:48 am5:02 pm11:55 am (25.0°)91.414
297:20 am (121°)4:31 pm (239°)9:10:56+0:325:40 am6:12 pm6:14 am5:38 pm6:49 am5:03 pm11:56 am (25.1°)91.411
307:20 am (121°)4:32 pm (239°)9:11:33+0:365:40 am6:12 pm6:14 am5:38 pm6:49 am5:03 pm11:56 am (25.2°)91.409
317:21 am (121°)4:33 pm (239°)9:12:14+0:405:40 am6:13 pm6:14 am5:39 pm6:49 am5:04 pm11:57 am (25.3°)91.407
* All times are local time for Aurora. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Today is highlighted.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 4:44 am in Aurora. This day is 6 hours, 4 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 7 or December 8.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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