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So at 8:11 on said Wednesday
Civil sunset or civil dusk starts..when the centre of the sun’s disc is 6 degrees below the horizon
On the ground, you can still see everything clearly without extra illumination, you can still read a book, for example. You can still count your winnings or watch the bookies muttering the word bloodbath. Towards the end of this period, car headlamps need to be switched on, so watch your back, and streetlamps will be lit and a good time to leg it to the Queens Arms for an alcoholic analysis and dissection of the tiger.