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The Settlement, Christmas Island — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.1%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jul 20, 2024 at 11:14:42 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:15 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:51 pm 291° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 4:47 pm 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:02 am 241° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 36 minutes (+18s)
Location of The SettlementLocation

Today's Sun Position in The Settlement

Time:11:14 pm
Altitude:-74.5°
Direction:312° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 35m 34s (Jul 20, 2024)

18 seconds longer than yesterday (Jul 19, 2024)

4 minutes, 42 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2024)

1 hour, 8 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in The Settlement Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:01 am
Astro. Twilight5:01 am – 5:27 am
Nautical Twilight5:27 am – 5:53 am
Civil Twilight5:53 am – 6:15 am
Daylight6:15 am – 5:51 pm
Civil Twilight5:51 pm – 6:13 pm
Nautical Twilight6:13 pm – 6:39 pm
Astro. Twilight6:39 pm – 7:05 pm
Night7:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in The Settlement - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 206:15 am5:51 pm11:35:34+0:1812:03 pm (59.0°)94.453
Jul 216:15 am5:51 pm11:35:52+0:1812:03 pm (59.2°)94.446
Jul 226:15 am5:51 pm11:36:11+0:1912:03 pm (59.4°)94.439
Jul 236:15 am5:52 pm11:36:31+0:1912:03 pm (59.6°)94.432
Jul 246:15 am5:52 pm11:36:51+0:2012:03 pm (59.8°)94.424
Jul 256:15 am5:52 pm11:37:12+0:2012:03 pm (60.0°)94.415
Jul 266:15 am5:52 pm11:37:33+0:2112:03 pm (60.3°)94.407
* All times are local time for The Settlement. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in The Settlement

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in The Settlement - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 20-5:02 am4:47 pm11:25 pm(73.1°)231,67299.1%
Jul 21-6:01 am5:50 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 22-6:57 am6:52 pm12:24 am(76.3°)229,24499.7%
Jul 23-7:48 am7:51 pm1:21 am(81.3°)227,60197.4%
Jul 24-8:36 am8:48 pm2:15 am(87.4°)226,82192.3%
Jul 25-9:21 am9:43 pm3:06 am(85.6°)226,88284.6%
Jul 26-10:04 am10:37 pm3:55 am(78.4°)227,67674.9%
* All times are local time for The Settlement. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in The Settlement This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 20, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:57 amSun 7:44 pmSun 1:50 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:09 amSun 6:46 pmSun 12:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:05 amSun 1:39 pmSun 7:52 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 2:58 amSun 2:28 pmSun 8:43 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 9:13 pmMon 9:25 amMon 3:19 amGreat visibility
UranusSun 1:50 amSun 1:24 pmSun 7:37 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 9:56 pmMon 10:00 amMon 3:58 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for The Settlement.

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