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Groton, CT, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 92.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 19, 2019 at 4:51:35 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:31 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:17 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:12 pm 109° East
Moonset Today: 7:55 am 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 46 minutes (-1m 34s)

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Today's Sun Position in Groton

Time:4:51 pm
Altitude:36.4°
Direction:266° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 46m 19s (Jul 19, 2019)

1 minute, 34 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 18, 2019)

5 hours, 35 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

23 minutes, 37 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Groton Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:31 am
Astro. Twilight3:31 am – 4:17 am
Nautical Twilight4:17 am – 4:58 am
Civil Twilight4:58 am – 5:31 am
Daylight5:31 am – 8:17 pm
Civil Twilight8:17 pm – 8:49 pm
Nautical Twilight8:49 pm – 9:30 pm
Astro. Twilight9:30 pm – 10:17 pm
Night10:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Groton - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 195:31 am8:17 pm14:46:19−1:3412:54 pm (69.5°)94.465
Jul 205:32 am8:16 pm14:44:42−1:3612:54 pm (69.3°)94.459
Jul 215:32 am8:16 pm14:43:03−1:3912:54 pm (69.1°)94.452
Jul 225:33 am8:15 pm14:41:21−1:4112:54 pm (68.9°)94.445
Jul 235:34 am8:14 pm14:39:36−1:4412:54 pm (68.7°)94.438
Jul 245:35 am8:13 pm14:37:49−1:4612:54 pm (68.5°)94.431
Jul 255:36 am8:12 pm14:36:00−1:4912:54 pm (68.3°)94.423
* All times are local time for Groton. 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 Groton

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Groton - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 19-7:55 am10:12 pm2:45 am(31.1°)251,12094.7%
Jul 20-8:54 am10:40 pm3:30 am(34.7°)251,81389.5%
Jul 21-9:53 am11:06 pm4:13 am(38.7°)251,91782.8%
Jul 22-10:51 am11:31 pm4:54 am(43.2°)251,34074.9%
Jul 23-11:49 am11:56 pm5:36 am(47.9°)250,02065.9%
Jul 24-12:49 pm-6:18 am(52.6°)247,94356.3%
Jul 2512:22 am1:50 pm-7:01 am(57.3°)245,15346.1%
* All times are local time for Groton. 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 Groton This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:58 amSat 7:54 pmSat 12:56 pmNot visible
VenusFri 4:55 amFri 7:54 pmFri 12:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 6:44 amFri 9:06 pmFri 1:55 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterFri 5:15 pmSat 2:33 amFri 9:54 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 7:30 pmSat 4:47 amSat 12:08 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:23 amSat 2:03 pmSat 7:13 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:33 pmSat 9:59 amSat 4:16 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Groton.

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