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Santa Monica, California, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2018

Daylight

6:49 am – 4:45 pm
9 hours, 55 minutes

Current Time: Dec 11, 2018 at 9:46:23 pm

Sun Direction: 284° West

Sun Altitude: -61.4°

Sun Distance: 91.524 million mi


Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2018 2:22 pm (Winter)

Sunrise Today: 6:49 am 118° Southeast

Sunset Today: 4:45 pm 242° Southwest

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2018 Sun Graph for Santa Monica

December 2018 — Sun in Santa Monica

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
16:41 am (116°)4:44 pm (244°)10:03:19−0:595:12 am6:13 pm5:43 am5:42 pm6:14 am5:12 pm11:43 am (34.1°)91.655
26:42 am (116°)4:44 pm (244°)10:02:22−0:565:13 am6:13 pm5:43 am5:42 pm6:14 am5:11 pm11:43 am (34.0°)91.641
36:43 am (116°)4:44 pm (244°)10:01:27−0:545:14 am6:13 pm5:44 am5:42 pm6:15 am5:11 pm11:43 am (33.8°)91.627
46:43 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)10:00:36−0:515:15 am6:13 pm5:45 am5:42 pm6:16 am5:11 pm11:44 am (33.7°)91.614
56:44 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)9:59:47−0:495:15 am6:13 pm5:46 am5:43 pm6:17 am5:12 pm11:44 am (33.6°)91.601
66:45 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)9:59:00−0:465:16 am6:13 pm5:46 am5:43 pm6:18 am5:12 pm11:45 am (33.5°)91.588
76:46 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)9:58:17−0:435:17 am6:13 pm5:47 am5:43 pm6:18 am5:12 pm11:45 am (33.3°)91.575
86:47 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)9:57:36−0:405:18 am6:13 pm5:48 am5:43 pm6:19 am5:12 pm11:45 am (33.2°)91.563
96:47 am (117°)4:44 pm (243°)9:56:58−0:375:18 am6:14 pm5:49 am5:43 pm6:20 am5:12 pm11:46 am (33.1°)91.551
106:48 am (117°)4:45 pm (243°)9:56:23−0:355:19 am6:14 pm5:49 am5:43 pm6:21 am5:12 pm11:46 am (33.0°)91.539
116:49 am (118°)4:45 pm (242°)9:55:51−0:325:20 am6:14 pm5:50 am5:44 pm6:21 am5:12 pm11:47 am (33.0°)91.528
126:50 am (118°)4:45 pm (242°)9:55:22−0:295:20 am6:14 pm5:51 am5:44 pm6:22 am5:13 pm11:47 am (32.9°)91.517
136:50 am (118°)4:45 pm (242°)9:54:55−0:265:21 am6:15 pm5:51 am5:44 pm6:23 am5:13 pm11:48 am (32.8°)91.507
146:51 am (118°)4:46 pm (242°)9:54:32−0:235:22 am6:15 pm5:52 am5:44 pm6:23 am5:13 pm11:48 am (32.8°)91.496
156:52 am (118°)4:46 pm (242°)9:54:12−0:205:22 am6:15 pm5:53 am5:45 pm6:24 am5:14 pm11:49 am (32.7°)91.487
166:52 am (118°)4:46 pm (242°)9:53:55−0:175:23 am6:16 pm5:53 am5:45 pm6:25 am5:14 pm11:49 am (32.7°)91.477
176:53 am (118°)4:47 pm (242°)9:53:40−0:145:23 am6:16 pm5:54 am5:46 pm6:25 am5:14 pm11:50 am (32.6°)91.469
186:53 am (118°)4:47 pm (242°)9:53:29−0:115:24 am6:17 pm5:54 am5:46 pm6:26 am5:15 pm11:50 am (32.6°)91.460
196:54 am (118°)4:47 pm (242°)9:53:21−0:085:24 am6:17 pm5:55 am5:46 pm6:26 am5:15 pm11:51 am (32.6°)91.453
206:55 am (118°)4:48 pm (242°)9:53:16−0:045:25 am6:17 pm5:55 am5:47 pm6:27 am5:16 pm11:51 am (32.6°)91.445
216:55 am (118°)4:48 pm (242°)9:53:14−0:015:25 am6:18 pm5:56 am5:47 pm6:27 am5:16 pm11:52 am (32.6°)91.439
226:56 am (118°)4:49 pm (242°)9:53:16+0:015:26 am6:18 pm5:56 am5:48 pm6:28 am5:17 pm11:52 am (32.6°)91.433
236:56 am (118°)4:49 pm (242°)9:53:20+0:045:26 am6:19 pm5:57 am5:48 pm6:28 am5:17 pm11:53 am (32.6°)91.428
246:56 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:53:28+0:075:27 am6:20 pm5:57 am5:49 pm6:29 am5:18 pm11:53 am (32.6°)91.423
256:57 am (118°)4:51 pm (242°)9:53:38+0:105:27 am6:20 pm5:58 am5:50 pm6:29 am5:18 pm11:54 am (32.6°)91.419
266:57 am (118°)4:51 pm (242°)9:53:52+0:135:28 am6:21 pm5:58 am5:50 pm6:30 am5:19 pm11:54 am (32.7°)91.415
276:58 am (118°)4:52 pm (242°)9:54:08+0:165:28 am6:21 pm5:59 am5:51 pm6:30 am5:20 pm11:55 am (32.7°)91.412
286:58 am (118°)4:52 pm (242°)9:54:28+0:195:28 am6:22 pm5:59 am5:51 pm6:30 am5:20 pm11:55 am (32.8°)91.409
296:58 am (118°)4:53 pm (242°)9:54:51+0:225:29 am6:23 pm5:59 am5:52 pm6:31 am5:21 pm11:56 am (32.8°)91.407
306:59 am (118°)4:54 pm (242°)9:55:17+0:255:29 am6:23 pm6:00 am5:53 pm6:31 am5:22 pm11:56 am (32.9°)91.406
316:59 am (118°)4:55 pm (242°)9:55:45+0:285:29 am6:24 pm6:00 am5:53 pm6:31 am5:22 pm11:57 am (33.0°)91.405
* All times are local time for Santa Monica. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Today is highlighted.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:22 pm in Santa Monica. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 32 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 4 or December 5.

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