Flag for U.S.A. Boston, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset and daylength, December 2012

Daylight

5:11 AM – 8:13 PM
15 hours, 1 minute

Current Time: May 30, 2015 at 7:26:59 AM

Sun Direction: 81° East

Sun Altitude: 22.6°

Sun Distance: 14,095,891,456 million mi


Next Solstice: Jun 21, 2015 12:39 PM (Summer)

Sunrise Today: 5:11 AM 59° Northeast

Sunset Today: 8:13 PM 301° Northwest

Location of BostonLocation

December 2012 — Sun in Boston

2012Sunrise/setDaylengthAstro.
Twilight
Naut.
Twilight
Civil
Twilight
Solar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
16:54 AM (119°)4:12 PM (240°)9:18:13−1:215:14 AM5:53 PM5:48 AM5:19 PM6:23 AM4:44 PM11:33 AM (25.7°)91.646
26:55 AM (120°)4:12 PM (240°)9:16:55−1:185:15 AM5:53 PM5:49 AM5:19 PM6:24 AM4:44 PM11:34 AM (25.6°)91.632
36:56 AM (120°)4:12 PM (240°)9:15:40−1:145:16 AM5:52 PM5:50 AM5:19 PM6:25 AM4:43 PM11:34 AM (25.5°)91.619
46:57 AM (120°)4:12 PM (240°)9:14:29−1:115:17 AM5:52 PM5:51 AM5:18 PM6:26 AM4:43 PM11:35 AM (25.3°)91.606
56:58 AM (120°)4:12 PM (240°)9:13:21−1:075:18 AM5:52 PM5:52 AM5:18 PM6:27 AM4:43 PM11:35 AM (25.2°)91.593
66:59 AM (120°)4:12 PM (240°)9:12:18−1:035:18 AM5:52 PM5:52 AM5:18 PM6:28 AM4:43 PM11:36 AM (25.1°)91.581
77:00 AM (121°)4:11 PM (239°)9:11:18−0:595:19 AM5:52 PM5:53 AM5:18 PM6:28 AM4:43 PM11:36 AM (25.0°)91.569
87:01 AM (121°)4:11 PM (239°)9:10:22−0:555:20 AM5:53 PM5:54 AM5:18 PM6:29 AM4:43 PM11:36 AM (24.9°)91.558
97:02 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:09:31−0:515:21 AM5:53 PM5:55 AM5:19 PM6:30 AM4:43 PM11:37 AM (24.8°)91.547
107:03 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:08:43−0:475:22 AM5:53 PM5:56 AM5:19 PM6:31 AM4:43 PM11:37 AM (24.7°)91.536
117:04 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:07:59−0:435:22 AM5:53 PM5:56 AM5:19 PM6:32 AM4:44 PM11:38 AM (24.6°)91.526
127:04 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:07:19−0:395:23 AM5:53 PM5:57 AM5:19 PM6:33 AM4:44 PM11:38 AM (24.5°)91.516
137:05 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:06:44−0:355:24 AM5:53 PM5:58 AM5:19 PM6:33 AM4:44 PM11:39 AM (24.5°)91.506
147:06 AM (121°)4:12 PM (239°)9:06:13−0:315:24 AM5:54 PM5:59 AM5:20 PM6:34 AM4:44 PM11:39 AM (24.4°)91.497
157:07 AM (121°)4:13 PM (239°)9:05:46−0:275:25 AM5:54 PM5:59 AM5:20 PM6:35 AM4:44 PM11:40 AM (24.4°)91.487
167:07 AM (122°)4:13 PM (238°)9:05:23−0:225:26 AM5:54 PM6:00 AM5:20 PM6:35 AM4:45 PM11:40 AM (24.3°)91.479
177:08 AM (122°)4:13 PM (238°)9:05:04−0:185:26 AM5:55 PM6:01 AM5:21 PM6:36 AM4:45 PM11:41 AM (24.3°)91.470
187:09 AM (122°)4:14 PM (238°)9:04:50−0:145:27 AM5:55 PM6:01 AM5:21 PM6:37 AM4:46 PM11:41 AM (24.3°)91.462
197:09 AM (122°)4:14 PM (238°)9:04:40−0:095:28 AM5:56 PM6:02 AM5:21 PM6:37 AM4:46 PM11:42 AM (24.3°)91.454
207:10 AM (122°)4:14 PM (238°)9:04:35−0:055:28 AM5:56 PM6:02 AM5:22 PM6:38 AM4:46 PM11:42 AM (24.2°)91.447
217:10 AM (122°)4:15 PM (238°)9:04:33−0:015:29 AM5:57 PM6:03 AM5:22 PM6:38 AM4:47 PM11:43 AM (24.2°)91.440
227:11 AM (122°)4:15 PM (238°)9:04:37+0:035:29 AM5:57 PM6:03 AM5:23 PM6:39 AM4:47 PM11:43 AM (24.2°)91.434
237:11 AM (122°)4:16 PM (238°)9:04:44+0:075:30 AM5:58 PM6:04 AM5:23 PM6:39 AM4:48 PM11:44 AM (24.3°)91.429
247:12 AM (122°)4:17 PM (238°)9:04:56+0:115:30 AM5:58 PM6:04 AM5:24 PM6:40 AM4:49 PM11:44 AM (24.3°)91.423
257:12 AM (122°)4:17 PM (238°)9:05:12+0:165:30 AM5:59 PM6:05 AM5:25 PM6:40 AM4:49 PM11:45 AM (24.3°)91.419
267:12 AM (122°)4:18 PM (238°)9:05:33+0:205:31 AM6:00 PM6:05 AM5:25 PM6:40 AM4:50 PM11:45 AM (24.3°)91.415
277:13 AM (121°)4:19 PM (239°)9:05:57+0:245:31 AM6:00 PM6:05 AM5:26 PM6:41 AM4:51 PM11:46 AM (24.4°)91.411
287:13 AM (121°)4:19 PM (239°)9:06:26+0:285:31 AM6:01 PM6:06 AM5:27 PM6:41 AM4:51 PM11:46 AM (24.4°)91.408
297:13 AM (121°)4:20 PM (239°)9:07:00+0:335:32 AM6:02 PM6:06 AM5:27 PM6:41 AM4:52 PM11:47 AM (24.5°)91.406
307:13 AM (121°)4:21 PM (239°)9:07:37+0:375:32 AM6:02 PM6:06 AM5:28 PM6:41 AM4:53 PM11:47 AM (24.6°)91.404
317:13 AM (121°)4:22 PM (239°)9:08:19+0:415:32 AM6:03 PM6:06 AM5:29 PM6:42 AM4:54 PM11:48 AM (24.6°)91.403
* All times are local time for Boston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 6:13 AM in Boston. This day is 6 hours, 13 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 8.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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