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

Moon: 85.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2019 at 4:54:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:53 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:53 pm 306° Northwest


Moonset Today: 7:42 am 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 59 minutes (+2m 41s)

Location of ColchesterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Colchester

Time:4:54 pm
Altitude:34.2°
Direction:260° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 15h 59m 17s (May 22, 2019)

2 minutes, 41 seconds longer than yesterday (May 21, 2019)

8 hours, 13 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

43 minutes, 22 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colchester Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:08 am
Nautical Twilight3:08 am – 4:10 am
Civil Twilight4:10 am – 4:53 am
Daylight4:53 am – 8:53 pm
Civil Twilight8:53 pm – 9:37 pm
Nautical Twilight9:37 pm – 10:39 pm
Astro. Twilight10:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colchester - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 224:53 am8:53 pm15:59:17+2:4112:53 pm (58.5°)94.094
May 234:52 am8:54 pm16:01:55+2:3712:53 pm (58.7°)94.112
May 244:51 am8:55 pm16:04:29+2:3312:53 pm (58.9°)94.130
May 254:50 am8:57 pm16:06:58+2:2912:53 pm (59.1°)94.148
May 264:49 am8:58 pm16:09:24+2:2512:53 pm (59.2°)94.165
May 274:48 am8:59 pm16:11:46+2:2112:53 pm (59.4°)94.182
May 284:47 am9:01 pm16:14:03+2:1712:53 pm (59.6°)94.199
* 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
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-7:42 am-3:41 am(15.0°)244,19988.8%
May 2312:29 am8:38 am-4:33 am(15.4°)246,81481.5%
May 241:10 am9:39 am-5:22 am(16.9°)248,94173.1%
May 251:43 am10:43 am-6:10 am(19.4°)250,40463.9%
May 262:09 am11:49 am-6:55 am(22.6°)251,08054.3%
May 272:31 am12:55 pm-7:38 am(26.5°)250,91444.6%
May 282:51 am2:01 pm-8:21 am(30.8°)249,91735.0%
* 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, Wed, May 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:54 amWed 9:03 pmWed 12:57 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusWed 4:12 amWed 6:36 pmWed 11:23 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 6:48 amWed 11:41 pmWed 3:15 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 10:23 pmThu 6:15 amThu 2:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 12:18 amThu 8:24 amThu 4:21 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:57 amWed 6:13 pmWed 11:05 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:38 amThu 1:47 pmThu 8:13 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colchester.

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