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Flag for U.S.A. Washington DC, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset and daylength, December 2015

Daylight

5:48 AM – 8:23 PM
14 hours, 35 minutes

Current Time: May 26, 2015 at 4:27:03 AM

Sun Direction: 48° Northeast

Sun Altitude: -13.7°

Sun Distance: 14,086,420,480 million mi


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

Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 62° Northeast

Sunset Today: 8:23 PM 298° Northwest

Location of Washington DCLocation

December 2015 — Sun in Washington DC

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthAstro.
Twilight
Naut.
Twilight
Civil
Twilight
Solar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:07 AM (118°)4:47 PM (242°)9:39:01−1:135:33 AM6:21 PM6:05 AM5:49 PM6:38 AM5:16 PM11:57 AM (29.3°)91.660
27:08 AM (118°)4:46 PM (242°)9:37:51−1:105:34 AM6:21 PM6:06 AM5:49 PM6:39 AM5:16 PM11:58 AM (29.2°)91.646
37:09 AM (118°)4:46 PM (242°)9:36:43−1:075:35 AM6:21 PM6:07 AM5:49 PM6:40 AM5:16 PM11:58 AM (29.0°)91.632
47:10 AM (118°)4:46 PM (242°)9:35:39−1:045:35 AM6:21 PM6:08 AM5:49 PM6:41 AM5:16 PM11:58 AM (28.9°)91.618
57:11 AM (118°)4:46 PM (241°)9:34:38−1:005:36 AM6:21 PM6:08 AM5:49 PM6:42 AM5:16 PM11:59 AM (28.7°)91.605
67:12 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:33:40−0:575:37 AM6:21 PM6:09 AM5:49 PM6:43 AM5:16 PM11:59 AM (28.6°)91.593
77:13 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:32:46−0:545:38 AM6:21 PM6:10 AM5:49 PM6:43 AM5:16 PM12:00 PM (28.5°)91.580
87:14 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:31:55−0:505:39 AM6:21 PM6:11 AM5:49 PM6:44 AM5:16 PM12:00 PM (28.4°)91.569
97:15 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:31:07−0:475:39 AM6:21 PM6:12 AM5:49 PM6:45 AM5:16 PM12:00 PM (28.3°)91.557
107:16 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:30:23−0:445:40 AM6:22 PM6:12 AM5:49 PM6:46 AM5:16 PM12:01 PM (28.2°)91.546
117:16 AM (119°)4:46 PM (241°)9:29:43−0:405:41 AM6:22 PM6:13 AM5:49 PM6:47 AM5:16 PM12:01 PM (28.1°)91.535
127:17 AM (119°)4:46 PM (240°)9:29:06−0:375:42 AM6:22 PM6:14 AM5:50 PM6:47 AM5:16 PM12:02 PM (28.0°)91.524
137:18 AM (120°)4:46 PM (240°)9:28:32−0:335:42 AM6:22 PM6:15 AM5:50 PM6:48 AM5:16 PM12:02 PM (28.0°)91.513
147:19 AM (120°)4:47 PM (240°)9:28:02−0:295:43 AM6:23 PM6:15 AM5:50 PM6:49 AM5:17 PM12:03 PM (27.9°)91.503
157:19 AM (120°)4:47 PM (240°)9:27:36−0:265:44 AM6:23 PM6:16 AM5:50 PM6:49 AM5:17 PM12:03 PM (27.9°)91.494
167:20 AM (120°)4:47 PM (240°)9:27:14−0:225:44 AM6:23 PM6:17 AM5:51 PM6:50 AM5:17 PM12:04 PM (27.8°)91.484
177:21 AM (120°)4:48 PM (240°)9:26:55−0:185:45 AM6:24 PM6:17 AM5:51 PM6:51 AM5:18 PM12:04 PM (27.8°)91.475
187:21 AM (120°)4:48 PM (240°)9:26:40−0:155:45 AM6:24 PM6:18 AM5:51 PM6:51 AM5:18 PM12:05 PM (27.7°)91.467
197:22 AM (120°)4:48 PM (240°)9:26:29−0:115:46 AM6:24 PM6:18 AM5:52 PM6:52 AM5:18 PM12:05 PM (27.7°)91.459
207:22 AM (120°)4:49 PM (240°)9:26:21−0:075:46 AM6:25 PM6:19 AM5:52 PM6:52 AM5:19 PM12:06 PM (27.7°)91.451
217:23 AM (120°)4:49 PM (240°)9:26:18−0:035:47 AM6:25 PM6:20 AM5:53 PM6:53 AM5:19 PM12:06 PM (27.7°)91.444
227:24 AM (120°)4:50 PM (240°)9:26:18< 1s5:48 AM6:26 PM6:20 AM5:53 PM6:54 AM5:20 PM12:07 PM (27.7°)91.437
237:24 AM (120°)4:50 PM (240°)9:26:21+0:035:48 AM6:26 PM6:20 AM5:54 PM6:54 AM5:20 PM12:07 PM (27.7°)91.431
247:24 AM (120°)4:51 PM (240°)9:26:29+0:075:48 AM6:27 PM6:21 AM5:54 PM6:54 AM5:21 PM12:08 PM (27.7°)91.426
257:25 AM (120°)4:52 PM (240°)9:26:40+0:115:49 AM6:27 PM6:21 AM5:55 PM6:55 AM5:22 PM12:08 PM (27.7°)91.421
267:25 AM (120°)4:52 PM (240°)9:26:56+0:155:49 AM6:28 PM6:22 AM5:56 PM6:55 AM5:22 PM12:09 PM (27.8°)91.417
277:26 AM (120°)4:53 PM (240°)9:27:14+0:185:50 AM6:29 PM6:22 AM5:56 PM6:56 AM5:23 PM12:09 PM (27.8°)91.414
287:26 AM (120°)4:53 PM (240°)9:27:37+0:225:50 AM6:29 PM6:22 AM5:57 PM6:56 AM5:23 PM12:10 PM (27.9°)91.411
297:26 AM (120°)4:54 PM (240°)9:28:03+0:265:50 AM6:30 PM6:23 AM5:58 PM6:56 AM5:24 PM12:10 PM (27.9°)91.408
307:26 AM (120°)4:55 PM (240°)9:28:33+0:305:51 AM6:31 PM6:23 AM5:58 PM6:56 AM5:25 PM12:11 PM (28.0°)91.406
317:27 AM (119°)4:56 PM (241°)9:29:07+0:335:51 AM6:31 PM6:23 AM5:59 PM6:57 AM5:26 PM12:11 PM (28.0°)91.405
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 21, 2015 at 11:49 PM in Washington DC. This day is 5 hours, 28 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.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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