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Galway, Ireland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2022

Daylight

7:44 am – 7:03 pm
11 hours, 19 minutes

Current Time: Oct 5, 2022 at 4:31:39 am
Sun Direction: 56° Northeast
Sun Altitude: -28.3°
Sun Distance: 92.970 million mi
Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2022 9:48 pm (Winter)
Sunrise Today: 7:44 am 97° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 pm 263° West
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2022 Sun Graph for Galway

December 2022 — Sun in Galway

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
18:27 am (127°)4:22 pm (233°)7:54:17−2:156:20 am6:29 pm7:02 am5:47 pm7:46 am5:03 pm12:25 pm (14.9°)91.665
28:29 am (127°)4:21 pm (233°)7:52:07−2:096:21 am6:29 pm7:03 am5:47 pm7:47 am5:02 pm12:25 pm (14.8°)91.649
38:30 am (128°)4:20 pm (232°)7:50:03−2:046:22 am6:28 pm7:04 am5:46 pm7:49 am5:02 pm12:25 pm (14.7°)91.634
48:32 am (128°)4:20 pm (232°)7:48:05−1:586:23 am6:28 pm7:06 am5:46 pm7:50 am5:01 pm12:26 pm (14.5°)91.620
58:33 am (128°)4:19 pm (232°)7:46:12−1:526:25 am6:28 pm7:07 am5:46 pm7:51 am5:01 pm12:26 pm (14.4°)91.606
68:34 am (128°)4:19 pm (232°)7:44:25−1:466:26 am6:27 pm7:08 am5:45 pm7:53 am5:01 pm12:27 pm (14.3°)91.592
78:36 am (129°)4:18 pm (231°)7:42:44−1:406:27 am6:27 pm7:09 am5:45 pm7:54 am5:00 pm12:27 pm (14.2°)91.580
88:37 am (129°)4:18 pm (231°)7:41:10−1:346:28 am6:27 pm7:10 am5:45 pm7:55 am5:00 pm12:28 pm (14.0°)91.567
98:38 am (129°)4:18 pm (231°)7:39:41−1:286:29 am6:27 pm7:11 am5:45 pm7:56 am5:00 pm12:28 pm (13.9°)91.555
108:39 am (129°)4:18 pm (231°)7:38:19−1:216:30 am6:27 pm7:12 am5:45 pm7:57 am5:00 pm12:28 pm (13.9°)91.544
118:40 am (129°)4:17 pm (231°)7:37:04−1:156:31 am6:27 pm7:13 am5:45 pm7:58 am5:00 pm12:29 pm (13.8°)91.533
128:41 am (130°)4:17 pm (230°)7:35:55−1:086:31 am6:27 pm7:14 am5:45 pm7:59 am5:00 pm12:29 pm (13.7°)91.523
138:42 am (130°)4:17 pm (230°)7:34:53−1:026:32 am6:27 pm7:15 am5:45 pm8:00 am5:00 pm12:30 pm (13.6°)91.513
148:43 am (130°)4:17 pm (230°)7:33:57−0:556:33 am6:27 pm7:16 am5:45 pm8:01 am5:00 pm12:30 pm (13.6°)91.504
158:44 am (130°)4:17 pm (230°)7:33:09−0:486:34 am6:28 pm7:16 am5:45 pm8:02 am5:00 pm12:31 pm (13.5°)91.495
168:45 am (130°)4:17 pm (230°)7:32:27−0:416:35 am6:28 pm7:17 am5:45 pm8:02 am5:00 pm12:31 pm (13.5°)91.487
178:46 am (130°)4:18 pm (230°)7:31:52−0:346:35 am6:28 pm7:18 am5:46 pm8:03 am5:00 pm12:32 pm (13.4°)91.479
188:47 am (130°)4:18 pm (230°)7:31:25−0:276:36 am6:28 pm7:19 am5:46 pm8:04 am5:01 pm12:32 pm (13.4°)91.472
198:47 am (130°)4:18 pm (230°)7:31:04−0:206:37 am6:29 pm7:19 am5:46 pm8:04 am5:01 pm12:33 pm (13.4°)91.465
208:48 am (130°)4:19 pm (230°)7:30:51−0:136:37 am6:29 pm7:20 am5:47 pm8:05 am5:01 pm12:33 pm (13.4°)91.458
218:48 am (130°)4:19 pm (230°)7:30:44−0:066:38 am6:30 pm7:20 am5:47 pm8:06 am5:02 pm12:34 pm (13.4°)91.452
228:49 am (130°)4:20 pm (230°)7:30:45< 1s6:38 am6:30 pm7:21 am5:48 pm8:06 am5:02 pm12:34 pm (13.4°)91.446
238:49 am (130°)4:20 pm (230°)7:30:53+0:076:39 am6:31 pm7:21 am5:48 pm8:07 am5:03 pm12:35 pm (13.4°)91.440
248:50 am (130°)4:21 pm (230°)7:31:08+0:156:39 am6:31 pm7:22 am5:49 pm8:07 am5:04 pm12:35 pm (13.4°)91.435
258:50 am (130°)4:22 pm (230°)7:31:30+0:226:39 am6:32 pm7:22 am5:50 pm8:07 am5:04 pm12:36 pm (13.4°)91.430
268:50 am (130°)4:22 pm (230°)7:32:00+0:296:40 am6:33 pm7:22 am5:50 pm8:08 am5:05 pm12:36 pm (13.4°)91.425
278:50 am (130°)4:23 pm (230°)7:32:36+0:366:40 am6:33 pm7:23 am5:51 pm8:08 am5:06 pm12:37 pm (13.5°)91.421
288:51 am (130°)4:24 pm (230°)7:33:20+0:436:40 am6:34 pm7:23 am5:52 pm8:08 am5:07 pm12:37 pm (13.5°)91.417
298:51 am (130°)4:25 pm (230°)7:34:10+0:506:41 am6:35 pm7:23 am5:53 pm8:08 am5:07 pm12:38 pm (13.6°)91.413
308:51 am (130°)4:26 pm (230°)7:35:07+0:576:41 am6:36 pm7:23 am5:53 pm8:08 am5:08 pm12:38 pm (13.6°)91.410
318:51 am (130°)4:27 pm (231°)7:36:11+1:046:41 am6:37 pm7:23 am5:54 pm8:08 am5:09 pm12:39 pm (13.7°)91.408
* All times are local time for Galway. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

The December solstice (winter solstice) in Galway is at 9:48 pm on Wednesday, December 21, 2022. In terms of daylight, this day is 9 hours, 29 minutes shorter than the June solstice. In most locations north of the equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

The earliest sunset is on December 13. The latest sunrise is on December 30.

Why is the earliest sunset not on the winter solstice?

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