Longer Late Afternoon Runs

Sunset in open space area near Los Angeles

If you are a late afternoon runner and live in the Los Angeles area (or similar latitude), beginning December 11 the sunset time computed by the U.S. Naval Observatory increases from 4:44 PST to 4:45 PST. By the end of December sunset will be about 10 minutes later than today. It isn’t until July 5, 2016 that the computed sunset time begins to decrease.