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Cardiff, WAL, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 8.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 10, 2018 at 8:45:56 am


Sunrise Today: 8:06 am 127° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:03 pm 233° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:33 am 125° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:00 pm 235° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 56 minutes (-1m 15s)

Location of CardiffLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cardiff

Time:8:45 am
Altitude:3.9°
Direction:135° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 7h 56m 57s (Dec 10, 2018)

1 minute, 15 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 9, 2018)

6 minutes, 58 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

8 hours, 41 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cardiff Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:03 am
Astro. Twilight6:03 am – 6:44 am
Nautical Twilight6:44 am – 7:27 am
Civil Twilight7:27 am – 8:06 am
Daylight8:06 am – 4:03 pm
Civil Twilight4:03 pm – 4:43 pm
Nautical Twilight4:43 pm – 5:26 pm
Astro. Twilight5:26 pm – 6:07 pm
Night6:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cardiff - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 108:06 am4:03 pm7:56:57−1:1512:05 pm (15.6°)91.543
Dec 118:07 am4:03 pm7:55:47−1:0912:05 pm (15.6°)91.532
Dec 128:08 am4:03 pm7:54:44−1:0312:06 pm (15.5°)91.521
Dec 138:09 am4:03 pm7:53:47−0:5712:06 pm (15.4°)91.510
Dec 148:10 am4:03 pm7:52:56−0:5012:07 pm (15.4°)91.500
Dec 158:11 am4:03 pm7:52:11−0:4412:07 pm (15.3°)91.490
Dec 168:12 am4:04 pm7:51:33−0:3812:08 pm (15.3°)91.480
* All times are local time for Cardiff. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Cardiff

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Cardiff - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1010:33 am7:00 pm-2:45 pm(16.8°)250,59810.2%
Dec 1111:12 am7:59 pm-3:33 pm(18.5°)251,50816.8%
Dec 1211:43 am9:02 pm-4:19 pm(21.0°)251,75624.7%
Dec 1312:10 pm10:06 pm-5:04 pm(24.2°)251,24033.5%
Dec 1412:33 pm11:11 pm-5:47 pm(28.1°)249,90743.0%
Dec 1512:54 pm--6:30 pm(32.4°)247,76552.8%
Dec 16-12:18 am1:13 pm7:14 pm(37.0°)244,89562.8%
* All times are local time for Cardiff. 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 Cardiff This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 10, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:10 amMon 3:15 pmMon 10:42 amAverage visibility
VenusMon 4:01 amMon 2:17 pmMon 9:10 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:33 pmMon 11:35 pmMon 6:04 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 7:08 amMon 3:27 pmMon 11:17 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 9:36 amMon 5:32 pmMon 1:34 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 1:45 pmTue 3:39 amMon 8:42 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 12:30 pmMon 11:22 pmMon 5:56 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cardiff.

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