Flag for USA Minneapolis, MN, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2016

Daylight

5:31 AM – 8:50 PM
15 hours, 19 minutes

Current Time: May 29, 2016 at 6:16:12 PM

Sun Direction: 277° West

Sun Altitude: 24.7°

Sun Distance: 94.235 million mi


Next Solstice: Jun 20, 2016 5:34 PM (Summer)

Sunrise Today: 5:31 AM 57° Northeast

Sunset Today: 8:50 PM 303° Northwest

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December 2016 — Sun in Minneapolis

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:32 AM (121°)4:33 PM (239°)9:01:15−1:305:46 AM6:18 PM6:22 AM5:43 PM6:58 AM5:06 PM12:02 PM (23.1°)91.651
27:33 AM (121°)4:33 PM (239°)8:59:48−1:265:47 AM6:18 PM6:23 AM5:42 PM7:00 AM5:06 PM12:03 PM (23.0°)91.636
37:34 AM (121°)4:32 PM (239°)8:58:26−1:225:48 AM6:18 PM6:24 AM5:42 PM7:01 AM5:06 PM12:03 PM (22.8°)91.621
47:35 AM (122°)4:32 PM (238°)8:57:07−1:185:49 AM6:18 PM6:25 AM5:42 PM7:02 AM5:05 PM12:04 PM (22.7°)91.607
57:36 AM (122°)4:32 PM (238°)8:55:52−1:145:50 AM6:18 PM6:26 AM5:42 PM7:03 AM5:05 PM12:04 PM (22.6°)91.594
67:37 AM (122°)4:32 PM (238°)8:54:41−1:105:51 AM6:18 PM6:27 AM5:42 PM7:04 AM5:05 PM12:04 PM (22.5°)91.580
77:38 AM (122°)4:32 PM (238°)8:53:35−1:065:52 AM6:18 PM6:28 AM5:42 PM7:04 AM5:05 PM12:05 PM (22.4°)91.567
87:39 AM (122°)4:31 PM (238°)8:52:33−1:015:53 AM6:18 PM6:28 AM5:42 PM7:05 AM5:05 PM12:05 PM (22.3°)91.555
97:40 AM (122°)4:31 PM (238°)8:51:36−0:575:54 AM6:18 PM6:29 AM5:42 PM7:06 AM5:05 PM12:06 PM (22.2°)91.543
107:41 AM (123°)4:31 PM (237°)8:50:43−0:525:54 AM6:18 PM6:30 AM5:42 PM7:07 AM5:05 PM12:06 PM (22.1°)91.531
117:42 AM (123°)4:32 PM (237°)8:49:55−0:485:55 AM6:18 PM6:31 AM5:42 PM7:08 AM5:05 PM12:07 PM (22.0°)91.520
127:42 AM (123°)4:32 PM (237°)8:49:11−0:435:56 AM6:18 PM6:32 AM5:43 PM7:09 AM5:05 PM12:07 PM (21.9°)91.510
137:43 AM (123°)4:32 PM (237°)8:48:32−0:395:57 AM6:18 PM6:32 AM5:43 PM7:10 AM5:06 PM12:08 PM (21.9°)91.500
147:44 AM (123°)4:32 PM (237°)8:47:57−0:345:57 AM6:19 PM6:33 AM5:43 PM7:10 AM5:06 PM12:08 PM (21.8°)91.490
157:45 AM (123°)4:32 PM (237°)8:47:27−0:295:58 AM6:19 PM6:34 AM5:43 PM7:11 AM5:06 PM12:09 PM (21.8°)91.482
167:45 AM (123°)4:33 PM (237°)8:47:02−0:255:59 AM6:19 PM6:34 AM5:44 PM7:12 AM5:06 PM12:09 PM (21.7°)91.474
177:46 AM (123°)4:33 PM (237°)8:46:42−0:205:59 AM6:20 PM6:35 AM5:44 PM7:12 AM5:07 PM12:10 PM (21.7°)91.466
187:47 AM (123°)4:33 PM (237°)8:46:27−0:156:00 AM6:20 PM6:36 AM5:44 PM7:13 AM5:07 PM12:10 PM (21.7°)91.459
197:47 AM (123°)4:34 PM (237°)8:46:16−0:106:00 AM6:21 PM6:36 AM5:45 PM7:14 AM5:08 PM12:11 PM (21.6°)91.452
207:48 AM (123°)4:34 PM (237°)8:46:10−0:056:01 AM6:21 PM6:37 AM5:45 PM7:14 AM5:08 PM12:11 PM (21.6°)91.446
217:48 AM (123°)4:35 PM (237°)8:46:10< 1s6:02 AM6:21 PM6:37 AM5:46 PM7:15 AM5:08 PM12:12 PM (21.6°)91.441
227:49 AM (123°)4:35 PM (237°)8:46:14+0:036:02 AM6:22 PM6:38 AM5:46 PM7:15 AM5:09 PM12:12 PM (21.6°)91.436
237:49 AM (123°)4:36 PM (237°)8:46:22+0:086:02 AM6:23 PM6:38 AM5:47 PM7:15 AM5:10 PM12:13 PM (21.6°)91.431
247:50 AM (123°)4:36 PM (237°)8:46:36+0:136:03 AM6:23 PM6:39 AM5:47 PM7:16 AM5:10 PM12:13 PM (21.7°)91.427
257:50 AM (123°)4:37 PM (237°)8:46:55+0:186:03 AM6:24 PM6:39 AM5:48 PM7:16 AM5:11 PM12:13 PM (21.7°)91.423
267:50 AM (123°)4:38 PM (237°)8:47:18+0:236:04 AM6:24 PM6:39 AM5:49 PM7:17 AM5:11 PM12:14 PM (21.7°)91.419
277:51 AM (123°)4:38 PM (237°)8:47:46+0:286:04 AM6:25 PM6:40 AM5:49 PM7:17 AM5:12 PM12:14 PM (21.8°)91.416
287:51 AM (123°)4:39 PM (237°)8:48:19+0:326:04 AM6:26 PM6:40 AM5:50 PM7:17 AM5:13 PM12:15 PM (21.8°)91.413
297:51 AM (123°)4:40 PM (237°)8:48:57+0:376:04 AM6:27 PM6:40 AM5:51 PM7:17 AM5:14 PM12:15 PM (21.9°)91.411
307:51 AM (123°)4:41 PM (237°)8:49:39+0:426:05 AM6:27 PM6:40 AM5:52 PM7:18 AM5:15 PM12:16 PM (22.0°)91.409
317:51 AM (123°)4:42 PM (237°)8:50:26+0:466:05 AM6:28 PM6:41 AM5:52 PM7:18 AM5:15 PM12:16 PM (22.0°)91.407
* All times are local time for Minneapolis. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 4:44 AM in Minneapolis. This day is 6 hours, 51 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 9.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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