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Moon: 81.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 2:57:09 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:10 AM 36° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:01 PM 325° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:35 AM 129° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:07 AM 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 50 minutes (+4m 48s)

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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

2:57 AM

Altitude

-3.6°

Heading

19° N

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

18h 50m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 48s

Winter: +13h 53m

Summer: -1h 8m

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 Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 12:57 AM
Nautical Twilight12:57 AM – 2:12 AM
Civil Twilight2:12 AM – 4:10 AM
Daylight4:10 AM – 11:01 PM
Civil Twilight11:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Yellowknife - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 264:10 AM11:01 PM18:50:58+4:481:35 PM (48.9°)94.183
May 274:08 AM11:03 PM18:55:40+4:421:35 PM (49.0°)94.200
May 284:06 AM11:06 PM19:00:16+4:351:35 PM (49.2°)94.216
May 294:03 AM11:08 PM19:04:45+4:281:35 PM (49.3°)94.232
May 304:01 AM11:11 PM19:09:06+4:211:35 PM (49.5°)94.247
May 313:59 AM11:13 PM19:13:20+4:131:35 PM (49.6°)94.263
Jun 13:58 AM11:15 PM19:17:27+4:061:35 PM (49.7°)94.277
* 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

2:57 AM

Altitude

5.5°

Heading

147° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.1%

Moon in Yellowknife - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 261:35 AM9:07 AM-5:18 AM(10.0°)241,54880.3%
May 272:04 AM10:23 AM-6:09 AM(12.3°)238,89271.1%
May 282:26 AM11:45 AM-7:00 AM(15.5°)236,06360.6%
May 292:45 AM1:10 PM-7:50 AM(19.4°)233,16549.4%
May 303:02 AM2:39 PM-8:42 AM(23.8°)230,35237.8%
May 313:17 AM4:09 PM-9:34 AM(28.5°)227,83526.7%
Jun 13:34 AM5:42 PM-10:27 AM(33.2°)225,85616.6%
* 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, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:25 AMThu 8:02 PMThu 12:13 PMNot visible
VenusThu 4:15 AMThu 10:33 PMThu 1:22 PMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 10:16 PMFri 3:57 AMFri 1:07 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 1:16 PMFri 3:23 AMThu 8:19 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 11:08 PMThu 5:12 AMThu 2:10 AMGreat visibility
UranusThu 3:35 AMThu 5:54 PMThu 10:45 AMNot visible
NeptuneThu 3:11 AMThu 1:17 PMThu 8:14 AMExtremely difficult
* All times are local time for Yellowknife.

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