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Denver, CO, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 25.4%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Dec 8, 2021 at 9:29:20 am
Sunrise Today: 7:08 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:35 pm 241° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 11:30 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:35 pm 246° West
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 27 minutes (-50s)
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Today's Sun Position in Denver

Time:9:29 am
Altitude:19.2°
Direction:145° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 26m 33s (Dec 8, 2021)

50 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 7, 2021)

5 minutes, 17 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

5 hours, 32 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Denver Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:32 am
Astro. Twilight5:32 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:38 am
Civil Twilight6:38 am – 7:08 am
Daylight7:08 am – 4:35 pm
Civil Twilight4:35 pm – 5:05 pm
Nautical Twilight5:05 pm – 5:39 pm
Astro. Twilight5:39 pm – 6:11 pm
Night6:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Denver - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 87:08 am4:35 pm9:26:33−0:5011:52 am (27.5°)91.563
Dec 97:09 am4:35 pm9:25:46−0:4711:52 am (27.4°)91.551
Dec 107:10 am4:35 pm9:25:03−0:4311:52 am (27.3°)91.539
Dec 117:11 am4:35 pm9:24:23−0:3911:53 am (27.2°)91.528
Dec 127:11 am4:35 pm9:23:47−0:3511:53 am (27.2°)91.517
Dec 137:12 am4:35 pm9:23:15−0:3211:54 am (27.1°)91.506
Dec 147:13 am4:36 pm9:22:46−0:2811:54 am (27.0°)91.496
* All times are local time for Denver. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Denver

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Denver - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 811:30 am9:35 pm-4:29 pm(30.1°)232,36228.3%
Dec 912:04 pm10:45 pm-5:20 pm(35.0°)236,30739.1%
Dec 1012:32 pm11:51 pm-6:07 pm(40.6°)240,11149.9%
Dec 1112:57 pm--6:51 pm(46.3°)243,54660.4%
Dec 12-12:54 am1:20 pm7:33 pm(52.1°)246,46670.2%
Dec 13-1:55 am1:42 pm8:14 pm(57.6°)248,80078.9%
Dec 14-2:56 am2:05 pm8:56 pm(62.8°)250,53286.3%
* All times are local time for Denver. 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 Denver This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 8, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:40 amWed 4:48 pmWed 12:14 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 9:56 amWed 7:14 pmWed 2:35 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 5:31 amWed 3:22 pmWed 10:27 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 11:28 amWed 10:00 pmWed 4:44 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 10:40 amWed 8:34 pmWed 3:37 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 2:31 pmThu 4:17 amWed 9:24 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 12:28 pmThu 12:00 midnightWed 6:14 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Denver.

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