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Richmond, VA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 95.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 18, 2019 at 10:36:57 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:29 pm 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:54 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:29 am 246° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 26 minutes (-1m 18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

Time:10:36 pm
Altitude:-20.6°
Direction:320° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 26m 30s (Jul 18, 2019)

1 minute, 18 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 17, 2019)

4 hours, 52 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

18 minutes, 55 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:13 am
Astro. Twilight4:13 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:29 pm
Civil Twilight8:29 pm – 8:59 pm
Nautical Twilight8:59 pm – 9:36 pm
Astro. Twilight9:36 pm – 10:17 pm
Night10:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 186:02 am8:29 pm14:26:30−1:181:15 pm (73.4°)94.470
Jul 196:03 am8:28 pm14:25:09−1:201:16 pm (73.3°)94.464
Jul 206:04 am8:27 pm14:23:46−1:231:16 pm (73.1°)94.458
Jul 216:04 am8:27 pm14:22:21−1:251:16 pm (72.9°)94.452
Jul 226:05 am8:26 pm14:20:53−1:271:16 pm (72.7°)94.445
Jul 236:06 am8:25 pm14:19:23−1:291:16 pm (72.5°)94.438
Jul 246:07 am8:24 pm14:17:51−1:321:16 pm (72.3°)94.431
* All times are local time for Richmond. 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 Richmond

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 18-7:29 am9:54 pm2:21 am(32.2°)249,96698.2%
Jul 19-8:26 am10:27 pm3:07 am(35.0°)251,13494.7%
Jul 20-9:22 am10:57 pm3:52 am(38.6°)251,81989.4%
Jul 21-10:19 am11:25 pm4:35 am(42.7°)251,91482.7%
Jul 22-11:15 am11:52 pm5:16 am(47.1°)251,32574.8%
Jul 23-12:11 pm-5:58 am(51.8°)249,99565.8%
Jul 2412:19 am1:08 pm-6:40 am(56.5°)247,90656.1%
* All times are local time for Richmond. 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 Richmond This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:34 amFri 8:14 pmFri 1:24 pmNot visible
VenusFri 5:28 amFri 8:04 pmFri 12:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 7:14 amFri 9:19 pmFri 2:17 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterThu 5:30 pmFri 3:09 amThu 10:19 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:44 pmFri 5:24 amFri 12:34 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:55 amFri 2:22 pmFri 7:38 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 10:56 pmFri 10:26 amFri 4:41 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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