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Moon: 96.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2018 at 3:52:25 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:52 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:32 pm 106° East
Moonset Today: 4:56 am 257° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (+1m 15s)

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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

The Sun's altitude in Richmond today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

3:52 pm

Altitude

50.9°

Heading

257° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 29m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 15s

Winter: +4h 55m

Summer: -15m 58s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Richmond today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 4:03 am
Astro. Twilight4:03 am – 4:44 am
Nautical Twilight4:44 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:52 am
Daylight5:52 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:29 pm
Astro. Twilight9:29 pm – 10:11 pm
Night10:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 275:52 am8:21 pm14:29:27+1:151:06 pm (73.8°)94.185
May 285:51 am8:22 pm14:30:40+1:131:07 pm (74.0°)94.201
May 295:51 am8:23 pm14:31:51+1:101:07 pm (74.1°)94.216
May 305:50 am8:23 pm14:32:59+1:081:07 pm (74.3°)94.231
May 315:50 am8:24 pm14:34:04+1:051:07 pm (74.4°)94.246
Jun 15:50 am8:25 pm14:35:07+1:021:07 pm (74.6°)94.261
Jun 25:49 am8:25 pm14:36:07+0:591:07 pm (74.7°)94.275
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* All times are local Richmond time.

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Today's Moon in Richmond

The Moon's path in Richmond today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

3:52 pm

Altitude

-31.0°

Heading

82° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

96.7%

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-4:56 am6:32 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 28-5:30 am7:31 pm12:04 am(38.7°)245,19997.8%
May 29-6:07 am8:29 pm12:51 am(35.4°)247,13799.7%
May 30-6:47 am9:24 pm1:39 am(33.0°)248,85999.5%
May 31-7:31 am10:15 pm2:28 am(31.5°)250,28297.3%
Jun 1-8:19 am11:02 pm3:17 am(31.0°)251,30493.3%
Jun 2-9:09 am11:45 pm4:05 am(31.5°)251,81587.6%
* 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, Sun, May 27, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:19 amSun 7:25 pmSun 12:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:04 amSun 10:59 pmSun 3:31 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 12:24 amMon 10:06 amMon 5:15 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 6:29 pmMon 4:55 amSun 11:42 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:31 pmMon 8:09 amMon 3:20 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:07 amSun 5:20 pmSun 10:44 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:14 amMon 1:39 pmMon 7:57 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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