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Dover, DE, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 89.2%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 8, 2020 at 4:15:36 am


Sunrise Today: 5:43 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:13 pm 109° East
Moonset Today: 9:01 am 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 46 minutes (-57s)

Location of DoverLocation

Today's Sun Position in Dover

Time:4:15 am
Altitude:-14.3°
Direction:44° NE
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 46m 27s (Jul 8, 2020)

57 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 7, 2020)

5 hours, 21 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dover Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:47 am
Astro. Twilight3:47 am – 4:32 am
Nautical Twilight4:32 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:43 am
Daylight5:43 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 9:02 pm
Nautical Twilight9:02 pm – 9:41 pm
Astro. Twilight9:41 pm – 10:26 pm
Night10:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dover - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 85:43 am8:30 pm14:46:27−0:571:07 pm (73.2°)94.505
Jul 95:44 am8:30 pm14:45:27−1:001:07 pm (73.1°)94.503
Jul 105:45 am8:29 pm14:44:23−1:031:07 pm (73.0°)94.501
Jul 115:45 am8:29 pm14:43:16−1:061:07 pm (72.8°)94.499
Jul 125:46 am8:28 pm14:42:07−1:091:07 pm (72.7°)94.496
Jul 135:47 am8:28 pm14:40:54−1:121:07 pm (72.5°)94.493
Jul 145:48 am8:27 pm14:39:39−1:151:08 pm (72.4°)94.490
* All times are local time for Dover. 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 Dover

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Dover - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 8-9:01 am11:13 pm3:48 am(32.7°)244,15389.4%
Jul 9-10:03 am11:41 pm4:35 am(36.8°)246,76782.2%
Jul 10-11:03 am-5:18 am(41.5°)248,90573.9%
Jul 1112:07 am12:01 pm-6:00 am(46.4°)250,39164.8%
Jul 1212:31 am12:58 pm-6:40 am(51.4°)251,10555.2%
Jul 1312:55 am1:56 pm-7:21 am(56.4°)250,98245.4%
Jul 141:20 am2:54 pm-8:03 am(61.2°)250,02635.8%
* All times are local time for Dover. 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 Dover This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 8, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:14 amWed 7:24 pmWed 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:22 amWed 5:25 pmWed 10:23 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 12:22 amWed 12:23 pmWed 6:22 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 8:49 pmWed 6:22 amWed 1:35 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 9:10 pmWed 6:54 amWed 2:02 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:35 amWed 3:16 pmWed 8:25 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 11:36 pmWed 11:10 amWed 5:23 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dover.

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