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Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2022

Daylight

8:26 am – 4:59 pm
8 hours, 33 minutes

Current Time: Jan 18, 2022 at 11:06:43 pm
Sun Direction: 319° Northwest
Sun Altitude: -54.1°
Sun Distance: 91.455 million mi
Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2022 4:33 pm (Vernal)
Sunrise Today: 8:26 am 123° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:59 pm 238° Southwest
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2022 Sun Graph for Cologne

December 2022 — Sun in Cologne

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
18:12 am (125°)4:29 pm (235°)8:16:28−2:006:12 am6:28 pm6:52 am5:49 pm7:34 am5:07 pm12:21 pm (17.3°)91.665
28:14 am (125°)4:28 pm (235°)8:14:32−1:566:14 am6:28 pm6:53 am5:48 pm7:35 am5:07 pm12:21 pm (17.1°)91.650
38:15 am (125°)4:28 pm (235°)8:12:41−1:516:15 am6:28 pm6:55 am5:48 pm7:36 am5:06 pm12:21 pm (17.0°)91.635
48:16 am (126°)4:27 pm (234°)8:10:55−1:466:16 am6:28 pm6:56 am5:48 pm7:38 am5:06 pm12:22 pm (16.8°)91.621
58:17 am (126°)4:27 pm (234°)8:09:14−1:406:17 am6:27 pm6:57 am5:47 pm7:39 am5:05 pm12:22 pm (16.7°)91.607
68:19 am (126°)4:26 pm (234°)8:07:38−1:356:18 am6:27 pm6:58 am5:47 pm7:40 am5:05 pm12:23 pm (16.6°)91.593
78:20 am (126°)4:26 pm (234°)8:06:08−1:306:19 am6:27 pm6:59 am5:47 pm7:41 am5:05 pm12:23 pm (16.5°)91.580
88:21 am (127°)4:26 pm (233°)8:04:44−1:246:20 am6:27 pm7:00 am5:47 pm7:42 am5:05 pm12:23 pm (16.4°)91.568
98:22 am (127°)4:26 pm (233°)8:03:25−1:186:21 am6:27 pm7:01 am5:47 pm7:43 am5:05 pm12:24 pm (16.3°)91.556
108:23 am (127°)4:25 pm (233°)8:02:11−1:136:22 am6:27 pm7:02 am5:47 pm7:44 am5:05 pm12:24 pm (16.2°)91.545
118:24 am (127°)4:25 pm (233°)8:01:04−1:076:22 am6:27 pm7:03 am5:47 pm7:45 am5:05 pm12:25 pm (16.1°)91.534
128:25 am (127°)4:25 pm (233°)8:00:02−1:016:23 am6:27 pm7:04 am5:47 pm7:46 am5:05 pm12:25 pm (16.0°)91.523
138:26 am (127°)4:25 pm (233°)7:59:07−0:556:24 am6:27 pm7:04 am5:47 pm7:47 am5:05 pm12:26 pm (16.0°)91.514
148:27 am (127°)4:25 pm (233°)7:58:17−0:496:25 am6:27 pm7:05 am5:47 pm7:48 am5:05 pm12:26 pm (15.9°)91.504
158:28 am (128°)4:25 pm (232°)7:57:34−0:436:26 am6:28 pm7:06 am5:47 pm7:48 am5:05 pm12:27 pm (15.8°)91.496
168:29 am (128°)4:26 pm (232°)7:56:56−0:376:26 am6:28 pm7:07 am5:48 pm7:49 am5:05 pm12:27 pm (15.8°)91.487
178:29 am (128°)4:26 pm (232°)7:56:25−0:316:27 am6:28 pm7:07 am5:48 pm7:50 am5:05 pm12:28 pm (15.8°)91.480
188:30 am (128°)4:26 pm (232°)7:56:00−0:246:28 am6:29 pm7:08 am5:48 pm7:51 am5:06 pm12:28 pm (15.7°)91.472
198:31 am (128°)4:27 pm (232°)7:55:42−0:186:28 am6:29 pm7:09 am5:49 pm7:51 am5:06 pm12:29 pm (15.7°)91.465
208:31 am (128°)4:27 pm (232°)7:55:30−0:126:29 am6:29 pm7:09 am5:49 pm7:52 am5:07 pm12:29 pm (15.7°)91.458
218:32 am (128°)4:27 pm (232°)7:55:24−0:056:29 am6:30 pm7:10 am5:50 pm7:52 am5:07 pm12:30 pm (15.7°)91.452
228:32 am (128°)4:28 pm (232°)7:55:24< 1s6:30 am6:30 pm7:10 am5:50 pm7:53 am5:07 pm12:30 pm (15.7°)91.446
238:33 am (128°)4:28 pm (232°)7:55:31+0:066:30 am6:31 pm7:11 am5:51 pm7:53 am5:08 pm12:31 pm (15.7°)91.440
248:33 am (128°)4:29 pm (232°)7:55:44+0:136:31 am6:32 pm7:11 am5:51 pm7:54 am5:09 pm12:31 pm (15.7°)91.435
258:34 am (128°)4:30 pm (232°)7:56:04+0:196:31 am6:32 pm7:12 am5:52 pm7:54 am5:09 pm12:32 pm (15.7°)91.430
268:34 am (128°)4:30 pm (232°)7:56:29+0:256:32 am6:33 pm7:12 am5:53 pm7:54 am5:10 pm12:32 pm (15.8°)91.425
278:34 am (128°)4:31 pm (232°)7:57:02+0:326:32 am6:33 pm7:12 am5:53 pm7:55 am5:11 pm12:33 pm (15.8°)91.421
288:34 am (128°)4:32 pm (232°)7:57:40+0:386:32 am6:34 pm7:12 am5:54 pm7:55 am5:12 pm12:33 pm (15.8°)91.417
298:35 am (127°)4:33 pm (233°)7:58:24+0:446:32 am6:35 pm7:13 am5:55 pm7:55 am5:12 pm12:34 pm (15.9°)91.414
308:35 am (127°)4:34 pm (233°)7:59:15+0:506:33 am6:36 pm7:13 am5:56 pm7:55 am5:13 pm12:34 pm (16.0°)91.411
318:35 am (127°)4:35 pm (233°)8:00:12+0:566:33 am6:37 pm7:13 am5:56 pm7:55 am5:14 pm12:35 pm (16.0°)91.408
* All times are local time for Cologne. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at 10:48 pm in Cologne. In terms of daylight, this day is 8 hours, 37 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 12 or December 13. Latest sunrise is on December 31.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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