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

Moon: 43.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 27, 2019 at 6:18:35 am


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


Moonrise Today: 2:26 am 104° East
Moonset Today: 1:42 pm 259° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (+1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Richmond

Time:6:18 am
Altitude:4.0°
Direction:66° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 29m 9s (May 27, 2019)

1 minute, 16 seconds longer than yesterday (May 26, 2019)

4 hours, 54 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

16 minutes, 17 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Richmond Today

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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 – 8:51 pm
Nautical Twilight8:51 pm – 9:29 pm
Astro. Twilight9:29 pm – 10:10 pm
Night10:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Richmond - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 275:52 am8:21 pm14:29:09+1:161:06 pm (73.8°)94.186
May 285:52 am8:22 pm14:30:23+1:141:07 pm (74.0°)94.202
May 295:51 am8:23 pm14:31:34+1:111:07 pm (74.1°)94.219
May 305:51 am8:23 pm14:32:43+1:081:07 pm (74.3°)94.234
May 315:50 am8:24 pm14:33:49+1:061:07 pm (74.4°)94.249
Jun 15:50 am8:25 pm14:34:52+1:031:07 pm (74.5°)94.264
Jun 25:49 am8:25 pm14:35:53+1:001:07 pm (74.7°)94.278
* 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
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 272:26 am1:42 pm-8:01 am(41.8°)250,76642.5%
May 282:54 am2:39 pm-8:43 am(46.3°)249,59632.9%
May 293:22 am3:36 pm-9:25 am(51.0°)247,69723.9%
May 303:50 am4:35 pm-10:08 am(55.9°)245,22015.8%
May 314:19 am5:36 pm-10:53 am(60.7°)242,3649.0%
Jun 14:50 am6:39 pm-11:40 am(65.2°)239,3603.8%
Jun 25:26 am7:44 pm-12:31 pm(69.2°)236,4440.8%
* 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, May 27, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:14 amMon 9:02 pmMon 1:38 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 4:51 amMon 6:32 pmMon 11:41 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 7:58 amMon 10:47 pmMon 3:22 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 9:25 pmMon 7:01 amMon 2:13 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:25 pmMon 9:08 amMon 4:17 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:18 amMon 5:40 pmMon 10:59 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:25 amMon 1:55 pmMon 8:10 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Richmond.

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