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Carbondale, Illinois, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2021

Daylight

7:09 am – 5:06 pm
9 hours, 57 minutes

Current Time: Jan 19, 2021 at 1:43:28 pm
Sun Direction: 206° Southwest
Sun Altitude: 27.9°
Sun Distance: 91.466 million mi
Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2021 4:37 am (Vernal)
Sunrise Today: 7:09 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 pm 245° Southwest
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2021 Sun Graph for Carbondale

December 2021 — Sun in Carbondale

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
16:53 am (117°)4:38 pm (243°)9:44:42−1:085:20 am6:11 pm5:52 am5:39 pm6:24 am5:07 pm11:46 am (30.4°)91.658
26:54 am (118°)4:38 pm (242°)9:43:36−1:055:21 am6:11 pm5:53 am5:39 pm6:25 am5:07 pm11:46 am (30.3°)91.644
36:55 am (118°)4:38 pm (242°)9:42:34−1:025:22 am6:11 pm5:53 am5:39 pm6:26 am5:06 pm11:46 am (30.1°)91.630
46:56 am (118°)4:37 pm (242°)9:41:34−0:595:22 am6:11 pm5:54 am5:39 pm6:27 am5:06 pm11:47 am (30.0°)91.616
56:57 am (118°)4:37 pm (242°)9:40:38−0:565:23 am6:11 pm5:55 am5:39 pm6:28 am5:06 pm11:47 am (29.9°)91.603
66:58 am (118°)4:37 pm (242°)9:39:45−0:535:24 am6:11 pm5:56 am5:39 pm6:29 am5:06 pm11:48 am (29.7°)91.590
76:58 am (118°)4:37 pm (242°)9:38:55−0:505:25 am6:11 pm5:57 am5:39 pm6:29 am5:07 pm11:48 am (29.6°)91.577
86:59 am (119°)4:37 pm (241°)9:38:08−0:465:26 am6:11 pm5:57 am5:39 pm6:30 am5:07 pm11:48 am (29.5°)91.564
97:00 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:37:24−0:435:26 am6:11 pm5:58 am5:39 pm6:31 am5:07 pm11:49 am (29.4°)91.552
107:01 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:36:44−0:405:27 am6:12 pm5:59 am5:40 pm6:32 am5:07 pm11:49 am (29.3°)91.540
117:02 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:36:08−0:365:28 am6:12 pm6:00 am5:40 pm6:32 am5:07 pm11:50 am (29.3°)91.528
127:02 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:35:34−0:335:28 am6:12 pm6:00 am5:40 pm6:33 am5:07 pm11:50 am (29.2°)91.517
137:03 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:35:04−0:295:29 am6:12 pm6:01 am5:40 pm6:34 am5:08 pm11:51 am (29.1°)91.507
147:04 am (119°)4:38 pm (241°)9:34:38−0:265:30 am6:13 pm6:02 am5:41 pm6:35 am5:08 pm11:51 am (29.1°)91.497
157:05 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:34:15−0:225:30 am6:13 pm6:02 am5:41 pm6:35 am5:08 pm11:52 am (29.0°)91.487
167:05 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:33:56−0:195:31 am6:13 pm6:03 am5:41 pm6:36 am5:08 pm11:52 am (29.0°)91.478
177:06 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:33:40−0:155:32 am6:14 pm6:04 am5:42 pm6:36 am5:09 pm11:53 am (28.9°)91.470
187:06 am (119°)4:40 pm (241°)9:33:28−0:125:32 am6:14 pm6:04 am5:42 pm6:37 am5:09 pm11:53 am (28.9°)91.462
197:07 am (119°)4:40 pm (241°)9:33:19−0:085:33 am6:15 pm6:05 am5:43 pm6:38 am5:10 pm11:54 am (28.9°)91.455
207:08 am (119°)4:41 pm (241°)9:33:14−0:055:33 am6:15 pm6:05 am5:43 pm6:38 am5:10 pm11:54 am (28.9°)91.448
217:08 am (119°)4:41 pm (241°)9:33:13−0:015:34 am6:16 pm6:06 am5:44 pm6:39 am5:11 pm11:55 am (28.9°)91.442
227:09 am (119°)4:42 pm (241°)9:33:15+0:025:34 am6:16 pm6:06 am5:44 pm6:39 am5:11 pm11:55 am (28.9°)91.436
237:09 am (119°)4:42 pm (241°)9:33:20+0:055:35 am6:17 pm6:07 am5:45 pm6:40 am5:12 pm11:56 am (28.9°)91.431
247:09 am (119°)4:43 pm (241°)9:33:30+0:095:35 am6:17 pm6:07 am5:45 pm6:40 am5:12 pm11:56 am (28.9°)91.427
257:10 am (119°)4:44 pm (241°)9:33:43+0:125:36 am6:18 pm6:08 am5:46 pm6:40 am5:13 pm11:57 am (28.9°)91.423
267:10 am (119°)4:44 pm (241°)9:33:59+0:165:36 am6:18 pm6:08 am5:46 pm6:41 am5:13 pm11:57 am (29.0°)91.420
277:10 am (119°)4:45 pm (241°)9:34:19+0:205:36 am6:19 pm6:08 am5:47 pm6:41 am5:14 pm11:58 am (29.0°)91.417
287:11 am (119°)4:46 pm (241°)9:34:43+0:235:37 am6:20 pm6:09 am5:48 pm6:41 am5:15 pm11:58 am (29.1°)91.414
297:11 am (119°)4:46 pm (241°)9:35:10+0:275:37 am6:20 pm6:09 am5:48 pm6:42 am5:16 pm11:59 am (29.1°)91.412
307:11 am (119°)4:47 pm (241°)9:35:40+0:305:37 am6:21 pm6:09 am5:49 pm6:42 am5:16 pm11:59 am (29.2°)91.410
317:11 am (119°)4:48 pm (241°)9:36:14+0:345:38 am6:22 pm6:09 am5:50 pm6:42 am5:17 pm12:00 pm (29.3°)91.409
* All times are local time for Carbondale. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 9:59 am in Carbondale. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 13 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 6.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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