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San Jose, Costa Rica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 50.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 5:25:16 am


Sunrise Today: 5:45 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:18 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 11:57 am 96° East


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 33 minutes (-4s)

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Today's Sun Position in San Jose

Time:5:25 am
Altitude:-5.3°
Direction:113° SE
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 11h 33m 2s (Dec 15, 2018)

4 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

13 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

1 hour, 9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in San Jose Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:29 am
Astro. Twilight4:29 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:45 am
Daylight5:45 am – 5:18 pm
Civil Twilight5:18 pm – 5:40 pm
Nautical Twilight5:40 pm – 6:07 pm
Astro. Twilight6:07 pm – 6:33 pm
Night6:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in San Jose - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 155:45 am5:18 pm11:33:02−0:0411:31 am (56.8°)91.488
Dec 165:45 am5:18 pm11:32:58−0:0411:32 am (56.7°)91.478
Dec 175:46 am5:18 pm11:32:55−0:0311:32 am (56.7°)91.470
Dec 185:46 am5:19 pm11:32:52−0:0211:33 am (56.7°)91.461
Dec 195:47 am5:19 pm11:32:50−0:0111:33 am (56.7°)91.453
Dec 205:47 am5:20 pm11:32:49−0:0111:33 am (56.6°)91.446
Dec 215:48 am5:20 pm11:32:48< 1s11:34 am (56.6°)91.439
* All times are local time for San Jose. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 4:22 pm in San Jose. In terms of daylight, this day is 1 hour, 9 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in San Jose

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in San Jose - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1511:57 am--6:04 pm(75.5°)247,17955.1%
Dec 16-12:12 am12:37 pm6:47 pm(80.2°)244,16365.0%
Dec 17-12:59 am1:18 pm7:32 pm(85.0°)240,62174.7%
Dec 18-1:47 am2:01 pm8:19 pm(89.8°)236,79883.5%
Dec 19-2:39 am2:48 pm9:10 pm(85.8°)233,00191.0%
Dec 20-3:34 am3:39 pm10:05 pm(82.1°)229,56996.5%
Dec 21-4:32 am4:34 pm11:03 pm(79.4°)226,82899.5%
* All times are local time for San Jose. 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 San Jose This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:13 amSat 3:51 pmSat 10:02 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 2:34 amSat 2:22 pmSat 8:28 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:21 amSat 11:18 pmSat 5:19 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:39 amSat 4:11 pmSat 10:25 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 6:54 amSat 6:24 pmSat 12:39 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 1:36 pmSun 1:54 amSat 7:45 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 11:03 amSat 10:56 pmSat 5:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for San Jose.

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