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Jacksonville, FL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 53.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 3:58:45 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:27 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:57 pm 96° East
Moonset Today: 12:02 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 12 minutes (-17s)

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Today's Sun Position in Jacksonville

Time:3:58 pm
Altitude:15.4°
Direction:231° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 12m 12s (Dec 15, 2018)

17 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

50 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

3 hours, 54 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Jacksonville Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:49 am
Astro. Twilight5:49 am – 6:19 am
Nautical Twilight6:19 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 5:27 pm
Civil Twilight5:27 pm – 5:54 pm
Nautical Twilight5:54 pm – 6:24 pm
Astro. Twilight6:24 pm – 6:53 pm
Night6:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Jacksonville - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 157:15 am5:27 pm10:12:12−0:1712:21 pm (36.4°)91.488
Dec 167:16 am5:28 pm10:11:57−0:1512:22 pm (36.4°)91.478
Dec 177:16 am5:28 pm10:11:45−0:1212:22 pm (36.3°)91.470
Dec 187:17 am5:29 pm10:11:35−0:0912:23 pm (36.3°)91.461
Dec 197:18 am5:29 pm10:11:28−0:0712:23 pm (36.3°)91.453
Dec 207:18 am5:29 pm10:11:24−0:0412:24 pm (36.3°)91.446
Dec 217:19 am5:30 pm10:11:22−0:0112:24 pm (36.3°)91.440
* All times are local time for Jacksonville. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 5:22 pm in Jacksonville. In terms of daylight, this day is 3 hours, 55 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Jacksonville

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Jacksonville - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 15-12:02 am12:57 pm6:54 pm(54.7°)247,19755.0%
Dec 16-12:56 am1:29 pm7:37 pm(59.4°)244,18665.0%
Dec 17-1:51 am2:02 pm8:22 pm(64.3°)240,64674.6%
Dec 18-2:48 am2:37 pm9:09 pm(69.0°)236,82483.4%
Dec 19-3:48 am3:16 pm10:00 pm(73.4°)233,02690.9%
Dec 20-4:50 am3:59 pm10:55 pm(77.2°)229,59096.5%
Dec 21-5:55 am4:49 pm11:53 pm(79.8°)226,84499.5%
* All times are local time for Jacksonville. 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 Jacksonville This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:35 amSat 4:10 pmSat 10:52 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 3:44 amSun 2:52 pmSun 9:18 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 12:19 pmSun 12:00 midnightSat 6:09 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 6:05 amSat 4:26 pmSat 11:15 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 8:24 amSat 6:36 pmSat 1:30 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 2:09 pmSun 3:02 amSat 8:35 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 12:05 pmSat 11:34 pmSat 5:50 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Jacksonville.

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