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Braintree, MA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 93.5%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2019 at 1:12:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:11 pm 239° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:51 pm 72° East
Moonset Today: 4:03 am 286° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 11 minutes (-54s)

Location of BraintreeLocation

Today's Sun Position in Braintree

Time:1:12 pm
Altitude:21.3°
Direction:204° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 11m 38s (Dec 9, 2019)

54 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 8, 2019)

5 minutes, 30 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

6 hours, 4 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Braintree Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:53 am
Nautical Twilight5:53 am – 6:29 am
Civil Twilight6:29 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 4:11 pm
Civil Twilight4:11 pm – 4:43 pm
Nautical Twilight4:43 pm – 5:18 pm
Astro. Twilight5:18 pm – 5:52 pm
Night5:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Braintree - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 97:00 am4:11 pm9:11:08−0:5411:36 am (25.0°)91.549
Dec 107:01 am4:11 pm9:10:18−0:5011:36 am (24.9°)91.537
Dec 117:02 am4:11 pm9:09:32−0:4611:37 am (24.8°)91.526
Dec 127:03 am4:12 pm9:08:49−0:4211:37 am (24.7°)91.516
Dec 137:03 am4:12 pm9:08:11−0:3811:38 am (24.7°)91.506
Dec 147:04 am4:12 pm9:07:37−0:3411:38 am (24.6°)91.496
Dec 157:05 am4:12 pm9:07:07−0:2911:39 am (24.6°)91.487
* All times are local time for Braintree. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Braintree

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Braintree - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-4:03 am2:51 pm9:54 pm(62.1°)243,31495.2%
Dec 10-5:07 am3:23 pm10:43 pm(65.9°)240,59198.7%
Dec 11-6:13 am4:01 pm11:36 pm(68.8°)237,961100.0%
Dec 12-7:18 am4:47 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 13-8:20 am5:41 pm12:32 am(70.4°)235,59998.8%
Dec 14-9:17 am6:44 pm1:30 am(70.6°)233,62795.1%
Dec 15-10:07 am7:52 pm2:28 am(69.2°)232,10788.9%
* All times are local time for Braintree. 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 Braintree This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 9, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:34 amMon 3:16 pmMon 10:25 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:17 amMon 6:14 pmMon 1:45 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 4:10 amMon 2:21 pmMon 9:16 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 8:07 amMon 5:09 pmMon 12:38 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 9:16 amMon 6:29 pmMon 1:52 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 1:47 pmTue 3:20 amMon 8:34 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 12:01 pmMon 11:18 pmMon 5:40 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Braintree.

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