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Daylight

6:08 am – 7:49 pm
13 hours, 41 minutes

Current Time: Apr 25, 2017 at 10:26:34 pm

Sun Direction: 318° Northwest

Sun Altitude: -25.9°

Sun Distance: 93.540 million mi


Next Solstice: Jun 21, 2017 12:24 am (Summer)

Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 72° East

Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 288° West

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December 2017 — Sun in Philadelphia

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:03 am (118°)4:36 pm (242°)9:32:39−1:145:27 am6:12 pm5:59 am5:39 pm6:33 am5:06 pm11:49 am (28.2°)91.651
27:04 am (118°)4:35 pm (241°)9:31:27−1:115:28 am6:12 pm6:00 am5:39 pm6:34 am5:05 pm11:50 am (28.0°)91.636
37:05 am (119°)4:35 pm (241°)9:30:18−1:085:28 am6:12 pm6:01 am5:39 pm6:35 am5:05 pm11:50 am (27.9°)91.622
47:06 am (119°)4:35 pm (241°)9:29:13−1:055:29 am6:12 pm6:02 am5:39 pm6:36 am5:05 pm11:51 am (27.8°)91.609
57:07 am (119°)4:35 pm (241°)9:28:11−1:015:30 am6:12 pm6:03 am5:39 pm6:37 am5:05 pm11:51 am (27.6°)91.596
67:08 am (119°)4:35 pm (241°)9:27:13−0:585:31 am6:12 pm6:04 am5:39 pm6:37 am5:05 pm11:51 am (27.5°)91.583
77:09 am (119°)4:35 pm (241°)9:26:18−0:545:32 am6:12 pm6:04 am5:39 pm6:38 am5:05 pm11:52 am (27.4°)91.571
87:09 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:25:27−0:515:32 am6:12 pm6:05 am5:39 pm6:39 am5:05 pm11:52 am (27.3°)91.560
97:10 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:24:39−0:475:33 am6:12 pm6:06 am5:39 pm6:40 am5:05 pm11:53 am (27.2°)91.549
107:11 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:23:55−0:445:34 am6:12 pm6:07 am5:39 pm6:41 am5:05 pm11:53 am (27.1°)91.538
117:12 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:23:15−0:405:35 am6:12 pm6:08 am5:39 pm6:42 am5:06 pm11:54 am (27.0°)91.528
127:13 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:22:38−0:365:35 am6:13 pm6:08 am5:40 pm6:42 am5:06 pm11:54 am (27.0°)91.518
137:13 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:22:05−0:325:36 am6:13 pm6:09 am5:40 pm6:43 am5:06 pm11:55 am (26.9°)91.509
147:14 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:21:36−0:295:37 am6:13 pm6:10 am5:40 pm6:44 am5:06 pm11:55 am (26.8°)91.500
157:15 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:21:10−0:255:37 am6:14 pm6:10 am5:41 pm6:44 am5:07 pm11:55 am (26.8°)91.491
167:16 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:20:49−0:215:38 am6:14 pm6:11 am5:41 pm6:45 am5:07 pm11:56 am (26.7°)91.483
177:16 am (120°)4:37 pm (240°)9:20:31−0:175:39 am6:14 pm6:12 am5:41 pm6:46 am5:07 pm11:56 am (26.7°)91.475
187:17 am (120°)4:37 pm (240°)9:20:18−0:135:39 am6:15 pm6:12 am5:42 pm6:46 am5:08 pm11:57 am (26.7°)91.467
197:17 am (120°)4:38 pm (240°)9:20:08−0:095:40 am6:15 pm6:13 am5:42 pm6:47 am5:08 pm11:57 am (26.7°)91.460
207:18 am (120°)4:38 pm (240°)9:20:02−0:055:40 am6:16 pm6:13 am5:43 pm6:47 am5:09 pm11:58 am (26.6°)91.453
217:18 am (120°)4:38 pm (240°)9:20:00−0:015:41 am6:16 pm6:14 am5:43 pm6:48 am5:09 pm11:58 am (26.6°)91.446
227:19 am (120°)4:39 pm (240°)9:20:02+0:015:41 am6:17 pm6:14 am5:44 pm6:48 am5:10 pm11:59 am (26.6°)91.440
237:19 am (120°)4:40 pm (240°)9:20:08+0:065:42 am6:17 pm6:15 am5:44 pm6:49 am5:10 pm11:59 am (26.7°)91.434
247:20 am (120°)4:40 pm (240°)9:20:18+0:105:42 am6:18 pm6:15 am5:45 pm6:49 am5:11 pm12:00 pm (26.7°)91.429
257:20 am (120°)4:41 pm (240°)9:20:32+0:135:43 am6:18 pm6:16 am5:45 pm6:50 am5:11 pm12:00 pm (26.7°)91.424
267:21 am (120°)4:41 pm (240°)9:20:50+0:175:43 am6:19 pm6:16 am5:46 pm6:50 am5:12 pm12:01 pm (26.7°)91.419
277:21 am (120°)4:42 pm (240°)9:21:12+0:215:43 am6:20 pm6:16 am5:47 pm6:50 am5:13 pm12:01 pm (26.8°)91.415
287:21 am (120°)4:43 pm (240°)9:21:37+0:255:44 am6:20 pm6:17 am5:47 pm6:51 am5:13 pm12:02 pm (26.8°)91.411
297:21 am (120°)4:44 pm (240°)9:22:07+0:295:44 am6:21 pm6:17 am5:48 pm6:51 am5:14 pm12:02 pm (26.9°)91.408
307:22 am (120°)4:44 pm (240°)9:22:40+0:335:44 am6:22 pm6:17 am5:49 pm6:51 am5:15 pm12:03 pm (27.0°)91.406
317:22 am (120°)4:45 pm (240°)9:23:17+0:375:45 am6:22 pm6:17 am5:49 pm6:51 am5:15 pm12:03 pm (27.0°)91.404
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 11:28 am in Philadelphia. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 41 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 7.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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