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

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 16, 2019 at 12:42:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:55 am 52° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:08 pm 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:04 pm 127° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:17 am 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 12 minutes (-2m 14s)

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Today's Sun Position in Colchester

Time:12:42 pm
Altitude:59.2°
Direction:171° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 16h 12m 40s (Jul 16, 2019)

2 minutes, 14 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 15, 2019)

8 hours, 26 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

29 minutes, 59 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colchester Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:04 am
Nautical Twilight3:04 am – 4:10 am
Civil Twilight4:10 am – 4:55 am
Daylight4:55 am – 9:08 pm
Civil Twilight9:08 pm – 9:53 pm
Nautical Twilight9:53 pm – 10:59 pm
Astro. Twilight10:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 164:55 am9:08 pm16:12:40−2:141:02 pm (59.5°)94.482
Jul 174:56 am9:07 pm16:10:21−2:181:02 pm (59.3°)94.477
Jul 184:58 am9:06 pm16:07:58−2:231:02 pm (59.1°)94.471
Jul 194:59 am9:05 pm16:05:31−2:271:02 pm (59.0°)94.466
Jul 205:00 am9:03 pm16:03:00−2:311:02 pm (58.8°)94.460
Jul 215:02 am9:02 pm16:00:25−2:341:02 pm (58.6°)94.453
Jul 225:03 am9:01 pm15:57:46−2:381:02 pm (58.4°)94.447
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Colchester - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 16-4:17 am9:04 pm12:16 am(14.9°)246,17699.2%
Jul 17-5:14 am9:43 pm1:08 am(15.5°)248,048100.0%
Jul 18-6:16 am10:14 pm1:57 am(17.2°)249,65998.8%
Jul 19-7:21 am10:40 pm2:44 am(19.9°)250,91895.6%
Jul 20-8:27 am11:01 pm3:29 am(23.3°)251,71790.7%
Jul 21-9:33 am11:20 pm4:12 am(27.3°)251,94884.3%
Jul 22-10:39 am11:38 pm4:54 am(31.6°)251,51576.6%
* 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.

Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in Colchester on Jul 16 – Jul 17

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Colchester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:01 amWed 8:49 pmWed 1:25 pmNot visible
VenusTue 4:12 amTue 8:44 pmTue 12:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 6:19 amTue 9:56 pmTue 2:08 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterTue 6:17 pmWed 2:14 amTue 10:15 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:31 pmWed 4:29 amWed 12:30 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:25 amTue 2:49 pmTue 7:37 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 11:02 pmWed 10:11 amWed 4:37 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colchester.

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