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Flag for Switzerland Zürich, ZH, Switzerland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 14.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 3, 2016 at 12:40:58 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:55 am 123° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:36 pm 237° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:42 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:20 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 32s)

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Today's Sun Position in Zürich

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

Sun's current position over Earth

12:40 pm

Altitude

20.3°

Heading

186° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

8h 41m 30s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 32s

Winter: +14m

Summer: -7h 15m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Zürich Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Zürich 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 – 6:04 am
Astro. Twilight6:04 am – 6:41 am
Nautical Twilight6:41 am – 7:20 am
Civil Twilight7:20 am – 7:55 am
Daylight7:55 am – 4:36 pm
Civil Twilight4:36 pm – 5:12 pm
Nautical Twilight5:12 pm – 5:50 pm
Astro. Twilight5:50 pm – 6:27 pm
Night6:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Zürich - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 37:55 am4:36 pm8:41:30−1:3212:16 pm (20.5°)91.626
Dec 47:56 am4:36 pm8:40:02−1:2812:16 pm (20.4°)91.611
Dec 57:57 am4:36 pm8:38:38−1:2312:17 pm (20.2°)91.597
Dec 67:58 am4:36 pm8:37:18−1:1912:17 pm (20.1°)91.584
Dec 77:59 am4:35 pm8:36:04−1:1412:17 pm (20.0°)91.571
Dec 88:00 am4:35 pm8:34:54−1:0912:18 pm (19.9°)91.558
Dec 98:01 am4:35 pm8:33:49−1:0512:18 pm (19.8°)91.546
* All times are local time for Zürich. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:34 am
September EquinoxSep 224:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 am
* All times are local Zürich time.

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Today's Moon in Zürich

The Moon's path in Zürich 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

12:40 pm

Altitude

14.6°

Heading

140° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.2%

Moon in Zürich - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 310:42 am8:20 pm-3:29 pm(24.3°)246,21415.0%
Dec 411:22 am9:20 pm-4:18 pm(26.3°)243,75823.1%
Dec 511:57 am10:24 pm-5:07 pm(29.2°)240,91332.5%
Dec 612:30 pm11:31 pm-5:56 pm(32.9°)237,74143.0%
Dec 71:00 pm--6:45 pm(37.1°)234,36254.1%
Dec 8-12:40 am1:30 pm7:36 pm(41.7°)230,96465.3%
Dec 9-1:52 am2:00 pm8:27 pm(46.5°)227,80376.1%
* All times are local time for Zürich. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Zürich This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 3, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:41 amSat 5:36 pmSat 1:39 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 11:14 amSat 7:38 pmSat 3:26 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 12:11 pmSat 9:46 pmSat 4:58 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 3:03 amSat 2:19 pmSat 8:41 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 8:22 amSat 5:05 pmSat 12:43 pmNot visible
UranusSat 2:16 pmSun 3:27 amSat 8:52 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 12:55 pmSat 11:42 pmSat 6:19 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Zürich.

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