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

Moon: 83.1%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Aug 8, 2022 at 10:38:56 am
Sunrise Today: 6:19 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 8:10 pm 291° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 5:41 pm 125° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:59 am 236° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 51 minutes (-1m 57s)
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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

Time:10:38 am
Altitude:49.4°
Direction:111° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 50m 38s (Aug 8, 2022)

1 minute, 57 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 7, 2022)

4 hours, 16 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

54 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:40 am
Astro. Twilight4:40 am – 5:16 am
Nautical Twilight5:16 am – 5:51 am
Civil Twilight5:51 am – 6:19 am
Daylight6:19 am – 8:10 pm
Civil Twilight8:10 pm – 8:38 pm
Nautical Twilight8:38 pm – 9:13 pm
Astro. Twilight9:13 pm – 9:49 pm
Night9:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 86:19 am8:10 pm13:50:38−1:571:15 pm (68.5°)94.252
Aug 96:20 am8:09 pm13:48:38−1:591:15 pm (68.2°)94.237
Aug 106:21 am8:08 pm13:46:38−2:001:15 pm (67.9°)94.222
Aug 116:22 am8:06 pm13:44:36−2:011:14 pm (67.6°)94.206
Aug 126:23 am8:05 pm13:42:33−2:021:14 pm (67.3°)94.190
Aug 136:24 am8:04 pm13:40:30−2:031:14 pm (67.0°)94.175
Aug 146:24 am8:03 pm13:38:25−2:041:14 pm (66.7°)94.158
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 8-1:59 am5:41 pm10:20 pm(24.6°)224,91187.3%
Aug 9-2:59 am6:45 pm11:26 pm(25.3°)223,75994.4%
Aug 10-4:10 am7:40 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 11-5:26 am8:24 pm12:30 am(28.1°)223,70798.7%
Aug 12-6:44 am9:01 pm1:30 am(32.7°)224,82199.8%
Aug 13-7:59 am9:32 pm2:25 am(38.4°)227,01697.7%
Aug 14-9:10 am9:59 pm3:16 am(44.9°)230,08393.0%
* 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, Mon, Aug 8, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:04 amMon 9:09 pmMon 2:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 4:41 amMon 7:06 pmMon 11:54 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 12:28 amMon 2:22 pmMon 7:25 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 10:27 pmMon 10:44 amMon 4:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:25 pmTue 6:52 amTue 1:39 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:11 amMon 2:04 pmMon 7:07 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 9:49 pmTue 9:34 amTue 3:42 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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