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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 0.3%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 12, 2021 at 6:37:36 am
Sunrise Today: 6:17 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 5:20 pm 290° West
Moonrise Today: 6:51 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 6:01 pm 292° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 3 minutes (-56s)
Location of Rio de JaneiroLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rio de Janeiro

Time:6:37 am
Altitude:3.7°
Direction:68° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 3m 12s (May 12, 2021)

56 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 11, 2021)

19 minutes, 51 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

2 hours, 29 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rio de Janeiro Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:26 am
Nautical Twilight5:26 am – 5:53 am
Civil Twilight5:53 am – 6:17 am
Daylight6:17 am – 5:20 pm
Civil Twilight5:20 pm – 5:44 pm
Nautical Twilight5:44 pm – 6:11 pm
Astro. Twilight6:11 pm – 6:38 pm
Night6:38 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 126:17 am5:20 pm11:03:12−0:5611:49 am (48.8°)93.917
May 136:17 am5:20 pm11:02:17−0:5511:49 am (48.5°)93.938
May 146:18 am5:19 pm11:01:23−0:5411:49 am (48.3°)93.958
May 156:18 am5:19 pm11:00:30−0:5311:49 am (48.0°)93.978
May 166:19 am5:18 pm10:59:38−0:5211:49 am (47.8°)93.997
May 176:19 am5:18 pm10:58:47−0:5011:49 am (47.6°)94.016
May 186:20 am5:18 pm10:57:57−0:4911:49 am (47.4°)94.035
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Rio de Janeiro

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 126:51 am6:01 pm-12:27 pm(46.8°)252,4830.7%
May 137:44 am6:42 pm-1:14 pm(43.7°)251,9403.2%
May 148:37 am7:28 pm-2:03 pm(41.6°)250,9207.5%
May 159:30 am8:18 pm-2:54 pm(40.7°)249,38913.6%
May 1610:21 am9:11 pm-3:46 pm(41.2°)247,32121.2%
May 1711:10 am10:07 pm-4:37 pm(42.9°)244,71330.2%
May 1811:55 am11:04 pm-5:28 pm(46.0°)241,60640.3%
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. 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 Rio de Janeiro This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:58 amWed 6:34 pmWed 1:16 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:14 amWed 6:04 pmWed 12:39 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 10:03 amWed 8:39 pmWed 3:21 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:17 amWed 1:02 pmWed 6:40 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 11:03 pmWed 12:07 pmWed 5:35 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 5:30 amWed 4:42 pmWed 11:06 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:57 amWed 2:13 pmWed 8:05 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro.

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