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

Moon: 2.5%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 13, 2021 at 1:50:57 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 78° East
Sunset Today: 7:43 pm 283° West
Moonrise Today: 7:35 am 75° East
Moonset Today: 9:20 pm 288° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 6 minutes (+2m 19s)
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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

Time:1:50 pm
Altitude:60.3°
Direction:201° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 6m 17s (Apr 13, 2021)

2 minutes, 19 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 12, 2021)

3 hours, 32 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 39 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:05 am
Astro. Twilight5:05 am – 5:38 am
Nautical Twilight5:38 am – 6:10 am
Civil Twilight6:10 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 7:43 pm
Civil Twilight7:43 pm – 8:10 pm
Nautical Twilight8:10 pm – 8:42 pm
Astro. Twilight8:42 pm – 9:16 pm
Night9:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 136:37 am7:43 pm13:06:17+2:191:10 pm (61.8°)93.223
Apr 146:35 am7:44 pm13:08:36+2:181:09 pm (62.1°)93.249
Apr 156:34 am7:45 pm13:10:54+2:171:09 pm (62.5°)93.275
Apr 166:33 am7:46 pm13:13:11+2:171:09 pm (62.8°)93.300
Apr 176:31 am7:47 pm13:15:28+2:161:09 pm (63.2°)93.326
Apr 186:30 am7:48 pm13:17:43+2:151:08 pm (63.5°)93.351
Apr 196:29 am7:49 pm13:19:59+2:151:08 pm (63.9°)93.376
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 137:35 am9:20 pm-2:23 pm(65.2°)252,1222.6%
Apr 148:02 am10:18 pm-3:06 pm(69.5°)252,3506.5%
Apr 158:33 am11:17 pm-3:51 pm(73.2°)252,03612.0%
Apr 169:09 am--4:39 pm(75.9°)251,10319.1%
Apr 17-12:14 am9:51 am5:29 pm(77.4°)249,49127.4%
Apr 18-1:10 am10:39 am6:20 pm(77.8°)247,17836.7%
Apr 19-2:01 am11:33 am7:13 pm(76.7°)244,19846.9%
* 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, Tue, Apr 13, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:29 amTue 7:12 pmTue 12:50 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 6:55 amTue 8:04 pmTue 1:29 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 9:48 amWed 12:41 amTue 5:15 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:14 amTue 2:53 pmTue 9:34 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:32 amWed 1:43 pmWed 8:37 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 7:23 amTue 8:58 pmTue 2:10 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:24 amTue 5:02 pmTue 11:13 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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