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

Moon: 15.5%
Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 28, 2020 at 10:49:28 am


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 85° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 pm 275° West


Moonrise Today: 8:54 am 69° East
Moonset Today: 11:22 pm 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 32 minutes (+2m 45s)

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Today's Sun Position in Groton

Time:10:49 am
Altitude:43.0°
Direction:135° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 32m 24s (Mar 28, 2020)

2 minutes, 45 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 27, 2020)

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

2 hours, 37 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Groton Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:03 am
Astro. Twilight5:03 am – 5:36 am
Nautical Twilight5:36 am – 6:09 am
Civil Twilight6:09 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 7:09 pm
Civil Twilight7:09 pm – 7:37 pm
Nautical Twilight7:37 pm – 8:10 pm
Astro. Twilight8:10 pm – 8:44 pm
Night8:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Groton - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 286:37 am7:09 pm12:32:24+2:4512:53 pm (52.0°)92.802
Mar 296:35 am7:10 pm12:35:10+2:4512:52 pm (52.4°)92.828
Mar 306:33 am7:11 pm12:37:55+2:4512:52 pm (52.8°)92.855
Mar 316:32 am7:13 pm12:40:40+2:4512:52 pm (53.2°)92.881
Apr 16:30 am7:14 pm12:43:25+2:4412:51 pm (53.6°)92.907
Apr 26:28 am7:15 pm12:46:10+2:4412:51 pm (54.0°)92.933
Apr 36:27 am7:16 pm12:48:54+2:4412:51 pm (54.3°)92.959
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Groton - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 288:54 am11:22 pm-4:03 pm(65.0°)248,80917.0%
Mar 299:26 am--4:51 pm(68.3°)246,52225.2%
Mar 30-12:23 am10:04 am5:41 pm(70.7°)243,68434.6%
Mar 31-1:24 am10:49 am6:34 pm(71.9°)240,35445.0%
Apr 1-2:21 am11:42 am7:29 pm(71.8°)236,65855.9%
Apr 2-3:15 am12:44 pm8:26 pm(70.2°)232,80467.0%
Apr 3-4:02 am1:52 pm9:23 pm(67.1°)229,07577.5%
* 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, Sat, Mar 28, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:44 amSat 4:46 pmSat 11:15 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 8:19 amSat 11:14 pmSat 3:46 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 3:43 amSat 1:08 pmSat 8:25 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 3:23 amSat 12:48 pmSat 8:06 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:45 amSat 1:20 pmSat 8:33 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 7:45 amSat 9:21 pmSat 2:33 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:00 amSat 5:27 pmSat 11:43 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Groton.

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