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Colchester, ENG, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 88.6%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Jul 27, 2021 at 4:52:30 am
Sunrise Today: 5:11 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:53 pm 303° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 10:54 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 8:57 am 253° West
Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 42 minutes (-2m 57s)
Location of ColchesterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Colchester

Time:4:52 am
Altitude:-2.5°
Direction:53° NE
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 15h 42m 11s (Jul 27, 2021)

2 minutes, 57 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 26, 2021)

7 hours, 56 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colchester Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 12:11 am
Night12:11 am – 1:55 am
Astro. Twilight1:55 am – 3:30 am
Nautical Twilight3:30 am – 4:28 am
Civil Twilight4:28 am – 5:11 am
Daylight5:11 am – 8:53 pm
Civil Twilight8:53 pm – 9:35 pm
Nautical Twilight9:35 pm – 10:33 pm
Astro. Twilight10:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 275:11 am8:53 pm15:42:11−2:571:02 pm (57.2°)94.396
Jul 285:12 am8:52 pm15:39:11−3:001:02 pm (57.0°)94.386
Jul 295:14 am8:50 pm15:36:08−3:021:02 pm (56.7°)94.376
Jul 305:15 am8:48 pm15:33:02−3:051:02 pm (56.5°)94.366
Jul 315:17 am8:47 pm15:29:54−3:081:02 pm (56.3°)94.355
Aug 15:18 am8:45 pm15:26:43−3:101:02 pm (56.0°)94.344
Aug 25:20 am8:43 pm15:23:29−3:131:02 pm (55.7°)94.333
* All times are local time for Colchester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Colchester

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 27-8:57 am10:54 pm3:41 am(25.9°)238,22988.9%
Jul 28-10:13 am11:08 pm4:27 am(31.5°)241,66981.3%
Jul 29-11:26 am11:22 pm5:10 am(37.2°)244,86072.5%
Jul 30-12:37 pm11:36 pm5:52 am(42.7°)247,56363.0%
Jul 31-1:47 pm11:51 pm6:33 am(47.9°)249,60153.2%
Aug 1-2:57 pm-7:16 am(52.6°)250,85843.4%
Aug 212:09 am4:07 pm-8:00 am(56.7°)251,28833.9%
* All times are local time for Colchester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Colchester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:31 amTue 8:47 pmTue 12:39 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:11 amTue 10:07 pmTue 3:10 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 7:26 amTue 9:50 pmTue 2:39 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 9:49 pmTue 7:44 amTue 2:47 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 9:06 pmTue 5:53 amTue 1:30 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:57 pmTue 2:52 pmTue 7:24 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 10:29 pmTue 9:55 amTue 4:12 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colchester.

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