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On summer solstice in June, the sun is up by 5 a.m. and the sun sets well after 11 p.m. From summer soltice to winter soltice in late December daylight hours slowly shrink to the shortest day when its light by 10 a.m. and getting dark by 4:30 p.m. Then the tide turns and daylight hours begin the ascent to summer solstice again.Visit the Sunrise/Sunset website for a detailed calendar for any city.

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