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

Moon: 96.8%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 25, 2024 at 6:46:02 am
Sunrise Today: 4:49 am 53° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:58 pm 307° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 11:54 pm 141° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:22 am 220° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 9 minutes (+2m 26s)
Location of ColchesterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Colchester

Time:6:46 am
Altitude:15.4°
Direction:75° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 16h 8m 56s (May 25, 2024)

2 minutes, 26 seconds longer than yesterday (May 24, 2024)

8 hours, 23 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

33 minutes, 46 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colchester Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:00 am
Nautical Twilight3:00 am – 4:04 am
Civil Twilight4:04 am – 4:49 am
Daylight4:49 am – 8:58 pm
Civil Twilight8:58 pm – 9:43 pm
Nautical Twilight9:43 pm – 10:48 pm
Astro. Twilight10:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 254:49 am8:58 pm16:08:56+2:2612:53 pm (59.2°)94.155
May 264:48 am8:59 pm16:11:18+2:2212:53 pm (59.4°)94.172
May 274:47 am9:00 pm16:13:37+2:1812:53 pm (59.5°)94.189
May 284:46 am9:02 pm16:15:50+2:1312:53 pm (59.7°)94.205
May 294:45 am9:03 pm16:17:59+2:0912:53 pm (59.9°)94.221
May 304:44 am9:04 pm16:20:04+2:0412:54 pm (60.0°)94.237
May 314:43 am9:05 pm16:22:04+1:5912:54 pm (60.1°)94.252
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-5:22 am11:54 pm2:07 am(9.4°)239,48397.5%
May 26-6:19 am-3:06 am(8.9°)237,31992.9%
May 2712:43 am7:32 am-4:05 am(10.3°)235,33586.1%
May 281:17 am8:57 am-5:02 am(13.4°)233,55777.3%
May 291:40 am10:25 am-5:57 am(18.0°)232,00067.0%
May 301:57 am11:53 am-6:48 am(23.7°)230,68255.5%
May 312:11 am1:20 pm-7:37 am(30.3°)229,64743.7%
* 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, Sat, May 25, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:15 amSat 6:50 pmSat 11:31 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 4:46 amSat 8:39 pmSat 12:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:18 amSat 4:30 pmSat 9:54 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:43 amSat 8:24 pmSat 12:33 pmDifficult to see
SaturnSat 2:32 amSat 1:33 pmSat 8:03 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 4:24 amSat 7:52 pmSat 12:08 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 2:47 amSat 2:39 pmSat 8:43 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colchester.

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