Flag for USA Rochester, New York, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2018

Daylight

6:57 am – 7:07 pm
12 hours, 9 minutes

Current Time: Sep 22, 2018 at 3:37:40 am

Sun Direction: 49° Northeast

Sun Altitude: -34.5°

Sun Distance: 93.305 million mi


Next Equinox: Sep 22, 2018 9:54 pm (Autumnal)

Sunrise Today: 6:57 am 89° East

Sunset Today: 7:07 pm 271° West

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December 2018 — Sun in Rochester

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:22 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:13:55−1:265:40 am6:17 pm6:15 am5:43 pm6:50 am5:08 pm11:59 am (25.0°)91.657
27:23 am (120°)4:36 pm (240°)9:12:33−1:225:41 am6:17 pm6:16 am5:43 pm6:51 am5:07 pm11:59 am (24.9°)91.643
37:24 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:11:14−1:185:42 am6:17 pm6:17 am5:43 pm6:52 am5:07 pm12:00 pm (24.7°)91.629
47:25 am (120°)4:35 pm (240°)9:09:59−1:155:43 am6:17 pm6:18 am5:43 pm6:53 am5:07 pm12:00 pm (24.6°)91.616
57:26 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:08:47−1:115:44 am6:17 pm6:18 am5:43 pm6:54 am5:07 pm12:01 pm (24.5°)91.602
67:27 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:07:40−1:075:45 am6:17 pm6:19 am5:43 pm6:55 am5:07 pm12:01 pm (24.3°)91.589
77:28 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:06:37−1:035:46 am6:17 pm6:20 am5:43 pm6:56 am5:07 pm12:01 pm (24.2°)91.577
87:29 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:05:37−0:595:47 am6:17 pm6:21 am5:43 pm6:57 am5:07 pm12:02 pm (24.1°)91.564
97:30 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:04:42−0:555:47 am6:17 pm6:22 am5:43 pm6:58 am5:07 pm12:02 pm (24.0°)91.552
107:31 am (121°)4:35 pm (239°)9:03:50−0:515:48 am6:17 pm6:23 am5:43 pm6:59 am5:07 pm12:03 pm (23.9°)91.541
117:32 am (121°)4:35 pm (238°)9:03:03−0:475:49 am6:17 pm6:24 am5:43 pm6:59 am5:07 pm12:03 pm (23.8°)91.529
127:33 am (122°)4:35 pm (238°)9:02:20−0:425:50 am6:18 pm6:24 am5:43 pm7:00 am5:07 pm12:04 pm (23.8°)91.518
137:33 am (122°)4:35 pm (238°)9:01:42−0:385:50 am6:18 pm6:25 am5:43 pm7:01 am5:07 pm12:04 pm (23.7°)91.508
147:34 am (122°)4:35 pm (238°)9:01:07−0:345:51 am6:18 pm6:26 am5:44 pm7:02 am5:08 pm12:05 pm (23.6°)91.498
157:35 am (122°)4:35 pm (238°)9:00:37−0:295:52 am6:18 pm6:26 am5:44 pm7:02 am5:08 pm12:05 pm (23.6°)91.488
167:36 am (122°)4:36 pm (238°)9:00:12−0:255:52 am6:19 pm6:27 am5:44 pm7:03 am5:08 pm12:06 pm (23.5°)91.479
177:36 am (122°)4:36 pm (238°)8:59:51−0:215:53 am6:19 pm6:28 am5:45 pm7:04 am5:09 pm12:06 pm (23.5°)91.470
187:37 am (122°)4:36 pm (238°)8:59:34−0:165:54 am6:20 pm6:28 am5:45 pm7:04 am5:09 pm12:07 pm (23.5°)91.461
197:37 am (122°)4:37 pm (238°)8:59:22−0:125:54 am6:20 pm6:29 am5:45 pm7:05 am5:09 pm12:07 pm (23.5°)91.454
207:38 am (122°)4:37 pm (238°)8:59:14−0:075:55 am6:20 pm6:29 am5:46 pm7:05 am5:10 pm12:08 pm (23.4°)91.446
217:39 am (122°)4:38 pm (238°)8:59:11−0:035:55 am6:21 pm6:30 am5:46 pm7:06 am5:10 pm12:08 pm (23.4°)91.440
227:39 am (122°)4:38 pm (238°)8:59:13+0:015:56 am6:21 pm6:31 am5:47 pm7:06 am5:11 pm12:09 pm (23.4°)91.434
237:39 am (122°)4:39 pm (238°)8:59:18+0:055:56 am6:22 pm6:31 am5:47 pm7:07 am5:11 pm12:09 pm (23.5°)91.428
247:40 am (122°)4:39 pm (238°)8:59:29+0:105:57 am6:23 pm6:31 am5:48 pm7:07 am5:12 pm12:10 pm (23.5°)91.423
257:40 am (122°)4:40 pm (238°)8:59:43+0:145:57 am6:23 pm6:32 am5:48 pm7:08 am5:12 pm12:10 pm (23.5°)91.419
267:41 am (122°)4:41 pm (238°)9:00:03+0:195:58 am6:24 pm6:32 am5:49 pm7:08 am5:13 pm12:11 pm (23.5°)91.415
277:41 am (122°)4:41 pm (238°)9:00:26+0:235:58 am6:24 pm6:33 am5:50 pm7:08 am5:14 pm12:11 pm (23.6°)91.412
287:41 am (122°)4:42 pm (238°)9:00:54+0:285:58 am6:25 pm6:33 am5:50 pm7:09 am5:15 pm12:12 pm (23.6°)91.410
297:41 am (122°)4:43 pm (238°)9:01:27+0:325:58 am6:26 pm6:33 am5:51 pm7:09 am5:15 pm12:12 pm (23.7°)91.408
307:42 am (122°)4:44 pm (238°)9:02:04+0:365:59 am6:26 pm6:33 am5:52 pm7:09 am5:16 pm12:13 pm (23.7°)91.406
317:42 am (122°)4:44 pm (238°)9:02:45+0:415:59 am6:27 pm6:34 am5:53 pm7:09 am5:17 pm12:13 pm (23.8°)91.405
* All times are local time for Rochester. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 5:22 pm in Rochester. In terms of daylight, this day is 6 hours, 24 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 9.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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