Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Dover
Flag for USA

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

Moon: 91.7%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 25, 2021 at 7:03:47 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:14 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:15 pm 246° West
Moonrise Today: 2:15 pm 58° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:45 am 301° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 1 minute (+1m 50s)
Location of DoverLocation

Today's Sun Position in Dover

Time:7:03 pm
Altitude:-21.0°
Direction:263° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 54s (Jan 25, 2021)

1 minute, 50 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 24, 2021)

36 minutes, 6 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

4 hours, 54 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dover Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm
Night12:00 am – 5:41 am
Astro. Twilight5:41 am – 6:13 am
Nautical Twilight6:13 am – 6:45 am
Civil Twilight6:45 am – 7:14 am
Daylight7:14 am – 5:15 pm
Civil Twilight5:15 pm – 5:43 pm
Nautical Twilight5:43 pm – 6:16 pm
Astro. Twilight6:16 pm – 6:47 pm
Night6:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dover - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 257:14 am5:15 pm10:00:54+1:5012:14 pm (32.1°)91.515
Jan 267:13 am5:16 pm10:02:47+1:5312:14 pm (32.3°)91.525
Jan 277:12 am5:17 pm10:04:43+1:5512:14 pm (32.6°)91.536
Jan 287:11 am5:18 pm10:06:40+1:5712:15 pm (32.9°)91.548
Jan 297:11 am5:19 pm10:08:38+1:5812:15 pm (33.1°)91.560
Jan 307:10 am5:20 pm10:10:39+2:0012:15 pm (33.4°)91.572
Jan 317:09 am5:22 pm10:12:42+2:0212:15 pm (33.7°)91.585
* All times are local time for Dover. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun


Today's Moon in Dover

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Dover - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 25-4:45 am2:15 pm9:58 pm(75.3°)244,11592.4%
Jan 26-5:42 am3:07 pm10:52 pm(75.3°)241,33297.0%
Jan 27-6:35 am4:06 pm11:47 pm(73.9°)238,57599.5%
Jan 28-7:22 am5:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 29-8:03 am6:21 pm12:42 am(70.9°)236,04599.6%
Jan 30-8:39 am7:31 pm1:35 am(66.7°)233,89697.2%
Jan 31-9:11 am8:41 pm2:26 am(61.5°)232,21792.3%
* All times are local time for Dover. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Planets Visible in the Sky in Dover This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jan 25, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:05 amTue 6:47 pmTue 1:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:28 amTue 4:02 pmTue 11:15 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 11:10 amTue 1:02 amMon 6:06 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 7:23 amTue 5:21 pmTue 12:22 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnTue 7:10 amTue 5:01 pmTue 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusMon 11:12 amTue 12:45 amMon 5:58 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:17 amMon 8:46 pmMon 3:02 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dover.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Dover