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Moon: 11.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 26, 2017 at 6:37:34 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:34 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:41 am 69° East
Moonset Today: 10:52 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 44 minutes (-16s)

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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

6:37 pm

Altitude

20.7°

Heading

284° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 44m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -16s

Winter: +5h 10m

Summer: -49s

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 – 3:56 am
Astro. Twilight3:56 am – 4:40 am
Nautical Twilight4:40 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 8:34 pm
Civil Twilight8:34 pm – 9:06 pm
Nautical Twilight9:06 pm – 9:45 pm
Astro. Twilight9:45 pm – 10:29 pm
Night10:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 265:50 am8:34 pm14:44:36−0:161:12 pm (75.8°)94.495
Jun 275:50 am8:34 pm14:44:16−0:191:12 pm (75.8°)94.498
Jun 285:51 am8:34 pm14:43:53−0:221:13 pm (75.7°)94.500
Jun 295:51 am8:34 pm14:43:27−0:261:13 pm (75.6°)94.502
Jun 305:51 am8:34 pm14:42:58−0:291:13 pm (75.6°)94.504
Jul 15:52 am8:34 pm14:42:26−0:321:13 pm (75.5°)94.505
Jul 25:52 am8:34 pm14:41:50−0:351:13 pm (75.4°)94.506
* All times are local time for Richmond. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* 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 2017 Moon Phases

6:37 pm

Altitude

47.6°

Heading

249° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.4%

Moon in Richmond - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 268:41 am10:52 pm-3:50 pm(67.9°)228,60010.5%
Jun 279:48 am11:34 pm-4:45 pm(64.5°)232,30818.9%
Jun 2810:53 am--5:36 pm(60.5°)236,28528.5%
Jun 29-12:11 am11:56 am6:24 pm(56.2°)240,19938.9%
Jun 30-12:44 am12:56 pm7:09 pm(51.8°)243,77849.4%
Jul 1-1:16 am1:54 pm7:54 pm(47.5°)246,82459.6%
Jul 2-1:47 am2:50 pm8:37 pm(43.5°)249,21669.2%
* All times are local time for Richmond. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Jun 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:12 amMon 9:07 pmMon 1:40 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 3:14 amTue 5:00 pmTue 10:07 amGood visibility
MarsMon 6:31 amMon 9:14 pmMon 1:53 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 1:51 pmTue 1:30 amMon 7:40 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 7:30 pmTue 5:10 amTue 12:20 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 1:57 amTue 3:05 pmTue 8:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 12:10 amTue 11:30 amTue 5:50 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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