what time is it going dark where you are?

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  1. jonegood

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    Here in Morocco it tends to go dark at about 6.45pm and gets light about 7.15 am (both approx)

    From memory I think that is more daylight than UK this time of year - I think its down to curvature of the earth but just wondering how much difference there is.

    Would anyone like to put the times of their locations so we can see how much it is?

    btw Morocco is on the same time as UK ( 1 hour behind Spain etc)
     
  2. buttons

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    I think that you must be getting bored with Morocco;)
    It's a lovely day here in Watford the sun is out, it has been light for hours and the schools are on half term.(y)
     
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    Sunset 6.14 pm here (Algarve) today.

    JJ :cool:
     
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    Harlech Wales 7.30am - 5:30pm. Just started getting those longer days now, thank goodness!
    All the best to you in Morocco, would love some of that warmth right now ☺
     
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    7.30-5.30 here in notloB too, roll on summer. Well to be honest spring would do. :LOL:
     
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    Wales about 5.30 ish days getting longer [​IMG].
     
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    SOD OFF......

    Your just bragging cos your in Morocco and I'm here in the cold, decorating :(



    :rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
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    I think as its not yet the vernal equinox it should be lighter longer further south after that we win!!
     
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    Gone 7pm here on a clear day before it starts to get dark here. I'll try to remember to check tonight.
     
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    Can't see my watch, suns in my eyes here :dance2::coolest:
    About 7pm
     
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    I'll check later and report back!
     
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    Time it gets dark is when I get up to put the light on!!
    Truthfully I never really notice but will do this evening and report back.
     
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    It's certainly staying early later
     
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    Daylight is beginning to fade here in Benidorm.
    The time is now almost 7pm.
     
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    Tonight it will get dark an hour earlier than it did last night.






    Just moved from Spain into Portugal!

    Martin
     
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    I opened the (north facing) living room curtains about 7am this morning and closed them at 5:30pm this evening.
     
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    Sorry! Can't tell you that dawn is at 0710 and sunsets at 1745 because it's against the Data protection Act. You have to submit a "Freedom of Information" request (in triplicate) by no later than 1921 tonight 15 02 16
     
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  18. Tea Bag

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    Hi.
    About 16.50'ish We are level with Coimbra,going inland.
    Tea Bag
     
  19. PeteH

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    Sunrise 07:22 Sunset 17:11

    NOW, will all you Beggers in sunny foreign parts STOP BRAGGING!

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    6:30 pm in the Loire on our way down to Portugal, haven't got a clue what time it gets light don't wake up that early.:)
     
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