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Moon: 1.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 22, 2014 at 6:37:10 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:09 AM 88° East
Sunset Today: 7:28 PM 272° West


Moonrise Today: 5:09 AM 78° East
Moonset Today: 6:45 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 18 minutes (-6m 25s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nuuk

The Sun's altitude in Nuuk 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

6:37 PM

Altitude

4.7°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 18m 4s

-6m 25s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Nuuk today

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Day, night and twilight times in Nuuk 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

Night12:00 AM – 4:15 AM
Astro. Twilight4:15 AM – 5:23 AM
Nautical Twilight5:23 AM – 6:21 AM
Civil Twilight6:21 AM – 7:09 AM
Daylight7:09 AM – 7:28 PM
Civil Twilight7:28 PM – 8:15 PM
Nautical Twilight8:15 PM – 9:14 PM
Astro. Twilight9:14 PM – 10:20 PM
Night10:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nuuk - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 227:09 AM7:28 PM12:18:04−6:251:19 PM (26.0°)93.306
Sep 237:12 AM7:24 PM12:11:38−6:251:19 PM (25.7°)93.280
Sep 247:15 AM7:20 PM12:05:12−6:251:19 PM (25.3°)93.254
Sep 257:18 AM7:17 PM11:58:46−6:251:18 PM (24.9°)93.228
Sep 267:21 AM7:13 PM11:52:20−6:251:18 PM (24.5°)93.201
Sep 277:24 AM7:10 PM11:45:54−6:261:18 PM (24.1°)93.175
Sep 287:27 AM7:06 PM11:39:28−6:261:17 PM (23.7°)93.148
* All times are in local Nuuk time.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:29 AM in Nuuk.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 201:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:03 PM
* All times are local Nuuk time.

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Today's moon in Nuuk

The Moon's path in Nuuk 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 2014 Moon Phases

6:37 PM

Altitude

0.4°

Heading

276° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.9%

Moon in Nuuk - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 225:09 AM6:45 PM-12:06 PM(29.4°)251,1672.7%
Sep 236:26 AM6:55 PM-12:49 PM(25.5°)249,9570.4%
Sep 247:44 AM7:06 PM-1:33 PM(21.5°)248,4180.2%
Sep 259:03 AM7:17 PM-2:17 PM(17.7°)246,6181.9%
Sep 2610:23 AM7:31 PM-3:03 PM(14.1°)244,6005.8%
Sep 2711:44 AM7:49 PM-3:51 PM(11.0°)242,39011.7%
Sep 281:02 PM8:14 PM-4:42 PM(8.5°)240,00819.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Nuuk time.

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