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Dover, Delaware, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2020

Daylight

6:53 am – 6:51 pm
11 hours, 58 minutes

Current Time: Sep 26, 2020 at 2:55:14 pm
Sun Direction: 222° Southwest
Sun Altitude: 40.5°
Sun Distance: 93.176 million mi
Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2020 5:02 am (Winter)
Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:51 pm 268° West
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2020 Sun Graph for Dover

December 2020 — Sun in Dover

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:02 am (118°)4:39 pm (242°)9:36:44−1:115:27 am6:14 pm6:00 am5:42 pm6:33 am5:09 pm11:51 am (28.9°)91.647
27:03 am (118°)4:39 pm (242°)9:35:35−1:085:28 am6:14 pm6:00 am5:42 pm6:34 am5:09 pm11:51 am (28.8°)91.632
37:04 am (118°)4:39 pm (242°)9:34:29−1:055:29 am6:14 pm6:01 am5:42 pm6:35 am5:08 pm11:52 am (28.6°)91.619
47:05 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:33:27−1:025:30 am6:14 pm6:02 am5:42 pm6:35 am5:08 pm11:52 am (28.5°)91.605
57:06 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:32:28−0:585:31 am6:14 pm6:03 am5:42 pm6:36 am5:08 pm11:52 am (28.4°)91.593
67:07 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:31:33−0:555:31 am6:14 pm6:04 am5:42 pm6:37 am5:08 pm11:53 am (28.3°)91.580
77:08 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:30:40−0:525:32 am6:14 pm6:05 am5:42 pm6:38 am5:08 pm11:53 am (28.2°)91.569
87:09 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:29:51−0:485:33 am6:14 pm6:05 am5:42 pm6:39 am5:09 pm11:54 am (28.1°)91.557
97:10 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:29:06−0:455:34 am6:15 pm6:06 am5:42 pm6:40 am5:09 pm11:54 am (28.0°)91.546
107:10 am (119°)4:39 pm (241°)9:28:24−0:415:34 am6:15 pm6:07 am5:42 pm6:40 am5:09 pm11:55 am (27.9°)91.535
117:11 am (120°)4:39 pm (240°)9:27:46−0:385:35 am6:15 pm6:08 am5:42 pm6:41 am5:09 pm11:55 am (27.8°)91.525
127:12 am (120°)4:39 pm (240°)9:27:12−0:345:36 am6:15 pm6:08 am5:43 pm6:42 am5:09 pm11:56 am (27.7°)91.515
137:13 am (120°)4:39 pm (240°)9:26:41−0:305:37 am6:16 pm6:09 am5:43 pm6:43 am5:09 pm11:56 am (27.7°)91.506
147:13 am (120°)4:40 pm (240°)9:26:13−0:275:37 am6:16 pm6:10 am5:43 pm6:43 am5:10 pm11:57 am (27.6°)91.496
157:14 am (120°)4:40 pm (240°)9:25:50−0:235:38 am6:16 pm6:10 am5:44 pm6:44 am5:10 pm11:57 am (27.6°)91.487
167:15 am (120°)4:40 pm (240°)9:25:30−0:195:38 am6:17 pm6:11 am5:44 pm6:45 am5:10 pm11:58 am (27.5°)91.478
177:15 am (120°)4:41 pm (240°)9:25:14−0:155:39 am6:17 pm6:12 am5:44 pm6:45 am5:11 pm11:58 am (27.5°)91.470
187:16 am (120°)4:41 pm (240°)9:25:02−0:125:40 am6:17 pm6:12 am5:45 pm6:46 am5:11 pm11:59 am (27.5°)91.462
197:17 am (120°)4:41 pm (240°)9:24:53−0:085:40 am6:18 pm6:13 am5:45 pm6:46 am5:12 pm11:59 am (27.4°)91.454
207:17 am (120°)4:42 pm (240°)9:24:49−0:045:41 am6:18 pm6:13 am5:46 pm6:47 am5:12 pm12:00 pm (27.4°)91.447
217:18 am (120°)4:42 pm (240°)9:24:48< 1s5:41 am6:19 pm6:14 am5:46 pm6:47 am5:13 pm12:00 pm (27.4°)91.440
227:18 am (120°)4:43 pm (240°)9:24:51+0:035:42 am6:19 pm6:14 am5:47 pm6:48 am5:13 pm12:00 pm (27.4°)91.434
237:19 am (120°)4:44 pm (240°)9:24:58+0:065:42 am6:20 pm6:15 am5:47 pm6:48 am5:14 pm12:01 pm (27.5°)91.428
247:19 am (120°)4:44 pm (240°)9:25:09+0:105:43 am6:20 pm6:15 am5:48 pm6:49 am5:14 pm12:01 pm (27.5°)91.423
257:19 am (120°)4:45 pm (240°)9:25:23+0:145:43 am6:21 pm6:16 am5:48 pm6:49 am5:15 pm12:02 pm (27.5°)91.418
267:20 am (120°)4:45 pm (240°)9:25:41+0:185:43 am6:22 pm6:16 am5:49 pm6:50 am5:15 pm12:02 pm (27.5°)91.413
277:20 am (120°)4:46 pm (240°)9:26:03+0:225:44 am6:22 pm6:16 am5:50 pm6:50 am5:16 pm12:03 pm (27.6°)91.410
287:20 am (120°)4:47 pm (240°)9:26:29+0:255:44 am6:23 pm6:17 am5:50 pm6:50 am5:17 pm12:03 pm (27.6°)91.406
297:21 am (120°)4:48 pm (240°)9:26:59+0:295:44 am6:24 pm6:17 am5:51 pm6:51 am5:18 pm12:04 pm (27.7°)91.404
307:21 am (120°)4:48 pm (240°)9:27:32+0:335:45 am6:24 pm6:17 am5:52 pm6:51 am5:18 pm12:04 pm (27.8°)91.402
317:21 am (120°)4:49 pm (241°)9:28:09+0:365:45 am6:25 pm6:17 am5:53 pm6:51 am5:19 pm12:05 pm (27.8°)91.400
* All times are local time for Dover. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 5:02 am in Dover. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 31 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 or December 7.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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