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Socorro, NM, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 78.5%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 16, 2019 at 6:23:58 am


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:00 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:50 pm 71° East
Moonset Today: 10:59 am 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 54 minutes (-18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Socorro

Time:6:23 am
Altitude:-8.8°
Direction:112° SE
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 9h 53m 47s (Dec 16, 2019)

18 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 15, 2019)

44 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

4 hours, 31 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Socorro Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:07 am
Nautical Twilight6:07 am – 6:38 am
Civil Twilight6:38 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 5:00 pm
Civil Twilight5:00 pm – 5:27 pm
Nautical Twilight5:27 pm – 5:59 pm
Astro. Twilight5:59 pm – 6:29 pm
Night6:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Socorro - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 167:06 am5:00 pm9:53:47−0:1812:03 pm (32.6°)91.478
Dec 177:06 am5:00 pm9:53:32−0:1512:03 pm (32.6°)91.470
Dec 187:07 am5:00 pm9:53:20−0:1112:04 pm (32.6°)91.463
Dec 197:08 am5:01 pm9:53:12−0:0812:04 pm (32.6°)91.456
Dec 207:08 am5:01 pm9:53:06−0:0512:05 pm (32.5°)91.449
Dec 217:09 am5:02 pm9:53:03−0:0212:05 pm (32.5°)91.443
Dec 227:09 am5:02 pm9:53:03< 1s12:06 pm (32.5°)91.438
* All times are local time for Socorro. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 9:19 pm in Socorro. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 33 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Socorro

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Socorro - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 16-10:59 am9:50 pm3:54 am(74.3°)230,95879.5%
Dec 17-11:39 am10:58 pm4:49 am(70.1°)230,34569.2%
Dec 18-12:16 pm-5:41 am(65.1°)230,08757.8%
Dec 1912:04 am12:50 pm-6:31 am(59.5°)230,14346.0%
Dec 201:10 am1:24 pm-7:21 am(53.6°)230,50234.5%
Dec 212:16 am1:58 pm-8:11 am(47.9°)231,17923.8%
Dec 223:22 am2:35 pm-9:02 am(42.7°)232,21514.6%
* All times are local time for Socorro. 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 Socorro This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:03 amMon 4:05 pmMon 11:04 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:22 amMon 7:16 pmMon 2:19 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 4:14 amMon 2:46 pmMon 9:30 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 7:45 amMon 5:35 pmMon 12:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 8:52 amMon 6:51 pmMon 1:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusMon 1:54 pmTue 3:03 amMon 8:29 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 11:52 amMon 11:20 pmMon 5:36 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Socorro.

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