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Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2020

Daylight

6:53 am – 7:06 pm
12 hours, 13 minutes

Current Time: Sep 19, 2020 at 8:13:29 pm
Sun Direction: 281° West
Sun Altitude: -14.8°
Sun Distance: 93.354 million mi
Next Equinox: Sep 22, 2020 7:30 am (Autumnal)
Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 7:06 pm 272° West
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2020 Sun Graph for Las Cruces

December 2020 — Sun in Las Cruces

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
16:50 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:10:48−0:545:24 am6:28 pm5:53 am5:58 pm6:24 am5:28 pm11:56 am (35.8°)91.646
26:51 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:09:56−0:515:24 am6:28 pm5:54 am5:58 pm6:24 am5:28 pm11:56 am (35.6°)91.631
36:52 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:09:07−0:495:25 am6:28 pm5:55 am5:58 pm6:25 am5:28 pm11:57 am (35.5°)91.618
46:53 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:08:20−0:465:26 am6:28 pm5:56 am5:58 pm6:26 am5:28 pm11:57 am (35.3°)91.604
56:54 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:07:35−0:445:27 am6:28 pm5:56 am5:59 pm6:27 am5:28 pm11:58 am (35.2°)91.592
66:54 am (116°)5:01 pm (244°)10:06:53−0:415:27 am6:28 pm5:57 am5:59 pm6:28 am5:28 pm11:58 am (35.1°)91.579
76:55 am (117°)5:01 pm (243°)10:06:14−0:395:28 am6:29 pm5:58 am5:59 pm6:28 am5:28 pm11:58 am (35.0°)91.568
86:56 am (117°)5:02 pm (243°)10:05:37−0:365:29 am6:29 pm5:58 am5:59 pm6:29 am5:29 pm11:59 am (34.9°)91.556
96:57 am (117°)5:02 pm (243°)10:05:03−0:345:29 am6:29 pm5:59 am5:59 pm6:30 am5:29 pm11:59 am (34.8°)91.545
106:57 am (117°)5:02 pm (243°)10:04:32−0:315:30 am6:29 pm6:00 am6:00 pm6:30 am5:29 pm12:00 pm (34.7°)91.535
116:58 am (117°)5:02 pm (243°)10:04:03−0:285:31 am6:30 pm6:01 am6:00 pm6:31 am5:29 pm12:00 pm (34.6°)91.524
126:59 am (117°)5:02 pm (243°)10:03:37−0:255:31 am6:30 pm6:01 am6:00 pm6:32 am5:29 pm12:01 pm (34.6°)91.514
136:59 am (117°)5:03 pm (243°)10:03:14−0:235:32 am6:30 pm6:02 am6:00 pm6:32 am5:30 pm12:01 pm (34.5°)91.505
147:00 am (117°)5:03 pm (243°)10:02:54−0:205:32 am6:31 pm6:02 am6:01 pm6:33 am5:30 pm12:02 pm (34.4°)91.495
157:01 am (117°)5:03 pm (243°)10:02:36−0:175:33 am6:31 pm6:03 am6:01 pm6:34 am5:30 pm12:02 pm (34.4°)91.486
167:01 am (117°)5:04 pm (243°)10:02:22−0:145:34 am6:31 pm6:04 am6:02 pm6:34 am5:31 pm12:03 pm (34.4°)91.478
177:02 am (117°)5:04 pm (243°)10:02:10−0:115:34 am6:32 pm6:04 am6:02 pm6:35 am5:31 pm12:03 pm (34.3°)91.469
187:03 am (117°)5:05 pm (243°)10:02:01−0:085:35 am6:32 pm6:05 am6:02 pm6:35 am5:32 pm12:04 pm (34.3°)91.461
197:03 am (117°)5:05 pm (243°)10:01:55−0:065:35 am6:33 pm6:05 am6:03 pm6:36 am5:32 pm12:04 pm (34.3°)91.454
207:04 am (117°)5:06 pm (243°)10:01:52−0:035:36 am6:33 pm6:06 am6:03 pm6:37 am5:33 pm12:05 pm (34.3°)91.446
217:04 am (117°)5:06 pm (243°)10:01:51< 1s5:36 am6:34 pm6:06 am6:04 pm6:37 am5:33 pm12:05 pm (34.3°)91.440
227:05 am (117°)5:07 pm (243°)10:01:54+0:025:37 am6:34 pm6:07 am6:04 pm6:37 am5:34 pm12:06 pm (34.3°)91.433
237:05 am (117°)5:07 pm (243°)10:01:59+0:055:37 am6:35 pm6:07 am6:05 pm6:38 am5:34 pm12:06 pm (34.3°)91.427
247:06 am (117°)5:08 pm (243°)10:02:08+0:085:38 am6:35 pm6:08 am6:05 pm6:38 am5:35 pm12:07 pm (34.3°)91.422
257:06 am (117°)5:08 pm (243°)10:02:19+0:115:38 am6:36 pm6:08 am6:06 pm6:39 am5:35 pm12:07 pm (34.4°)91.417
267:06 am (117°)5:09 pm (243°)10:02:33+0:145:39 am6:37 pm6:09 am6:07 pm6:39 am5:36 pm12:08 pm (34.4°)91.413
277:07 am (117°)5:09 pm (243°)10:02:50+0:165:39 am6:37 pm6:09 am6:07 pm6:40 am5:37 pm12:08 pm (34.4°)91.409
287:07 am (117°)5:10 pm (243°)10:03:09+0:195:39 am6:38 pm6:09 am6:08 pm6:40 am5:37 pm12:09 pm (34.5°)91.406
297:07 am (117°)5:11 pm (243°)10:03:32+0:225:40 am6:38 pm6:10 am6:08 pm6:40 am5:38 pm12:09 pm (34.6°)91.404
307:08 am (117°)5:12 pm (243°)10:03:57+0:255:40 am6:39 pm6:10 am6:09 pm6:41 am5:39 pm12:09 pm (34.6°)91.402
317:08 am (117°)5:12 pm (243°)10:04:24+0:275:40 am6:40 pm6:10 am6:10 pm6:41 am5:39 pm12:10 pm (34.7°)91.400
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 3:02 am in Las Cruces. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 14 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 2 or December 3.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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