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Moon: 31.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 2:05:27 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 9:05 PM 294° Northwest


Moonset Today: 5:43 PM 312° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 54 minutes (-5m 59s)

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Today's Sun Position in Yellowknife

The Sun's altitude in Yellowknife today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:05 PM

Altitude

37.4°

Heading

188° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 54m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 59s

Winter: +9h 56m

Summer: -5h 5m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Yellowknife Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Yellowknife today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 4:06 AM
Nautical Twilight4:06 AM – 5:19 AM
Civil Twilight5:19 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 9:05 PM
Civil Twilight9:05 PM – 9:57 PM
Nautical Twilight9:57 PM – 11:08 PM
Astro. Twilight11:08 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Yellowknife - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 266:11 AM9:05 PM14:54:19−5:591:39 PM (37.6°)93.922
Aug 276:14 AM9:02 PM14:48:20−5:591:39 PM (37.3°)93.901
Aug 286:16 AM8:59 PM14:42:20−5:591:38 PM (36.9°)93.881
Aug 296:19 AM8:55 PM14:36:21−5:591:38 PM (36.5°)93.860
Aug 306:22 AM8:52 PM14:30:22−5:591:38 PM (36.2°)93.838
Aug 316:24 AM8:49 PM14:24:22−5:591:38 PM (35.8°)93.816
Sep 16:27 AM8:46 PM14:18:23−5:591:37 PM (35.5°)93.794
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1910:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 204:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 228:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 213:44 AM
* All times are local Yellowknife time.

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Today's Moon in Yellowknife

The Moon's path in Yellowknife today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

2:05 PM

Altitude

21.4°

Heading

267° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.5%

Moon in Yellowknife - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 26-5:43 PM-8:47 AM(44.9°)232,60033.8%
Aug 2712:45 AM6:38 PM-9:43 AM(45.3°)234,39723.4%
Aug 281:45 AM7:20 PM-10:38 AM(44.5°)236,34814.5%
Aug 292:55 AM7:51 PM-11:31 AM(42.7°)238,4307.5%
Aug 304:11 AM8:14 PM-12:22 PM(40.0°)240,6202.8%
Aug 315:30 AM8:32 PM-1:11 PM(36.7°)242,8700.4%
Sep 16:49 AM8:47 PM-1:57 PM(32.9°)245,1080.2%
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Yellowknife This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:19 AMSat 8:42 PMSat 3:01 PMNot visible
VenusFri 8:36 AMFri 9:27 PMFri 3:03 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 5:51 PMFri 9:52 PMFri 7:52 PMSlightly difficult to see
JupiterFri 8:46 AMFri 9:27 PMFri 3:07 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnFri 4:44 PMFri 10:54 PMFri 7:49 PMExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 9:31 PMSat 11:57 AMSat 4:44 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 9:05 PMSat 7:03 AMSat 2:04 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Yellowknife.

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