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Daylight

9:52 am – 3:07 pm
5 hours, 15 minutes

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 9:16:50 am

Sun Direction: 136° Southeast

Sun Altitude: -2.1°

Sun Distance: 91.556 million mi


Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2016 3:44 am (Winter)

Sunrise Today: 9:52 am 144° Southeast

Sunset Today: 3:07 pm 216° Southwest

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December 2016 — Sun in Yellowknife

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
19:37 am (141°)3:16 pm (219°)5:38:57−3:586:38 am6:15 pm7:33 am5:20 pm8:34 am4:19 pm12:27 pm (5.7°)91.650
29:39 am (142°)3:15 pm (218°)5:35:08−3:496:40 am6:14 pm7:35 am5:19 pm8:36 am4:18 pm12:27 pm (5.6°)91.635
39:42 am (142°)3:13 pm (218°)5:31:26−3:416:41 am6:13 pm7:37 am5:18 pm8:38 am4:17 pm12:28 pm (5.5°)91.621
49:44 am (143°)3:12 pm (217°)5:27:54−3:316:43 am6:13 pm7:38 am5:17 pm8:40 am4:16 pm12:28 pm (5.3°)91.607
59:46 am (143°)3:11 pm (217°)5:24:32−3:226:44 am6:12 pm7:40 am5:17 pm8:41 am4:15 pm12:28 pm (5.2°)91.593
69:48 am (143°)3:09 pm (216°)5:21:20−3:126:46 am6:12 pm7:41 am5:16 pm8:43 am4:14 pm12:29 pm (5.1°)91.579
79:50 am (144°)3:08 pm (216°)5:18:18−3:016:47 am6:11 pm7:43 am5:16 pm8:45 am4:14 pm12:29 pm (5.0°)91.567
89:52 am (144°)3:07 pm (216°)5:15:27−2:506:48 am6:11 pm7:44 am5:15 pm8:46 am4:13 pm12:30 pm (4.9°)91.554
99:54 am (144°)3:06 pm (215°)5:12:48−2:396:49 am6:11 pm7:45 am5:15 pm8:48 am4:13 pm12:30 pm (4.8°)91.542
109:55 am (145°)3:06 pm (215°)5:10:20−2:276:51 am6:10 pm7:46 am5:15 pm8:49 am4:12 pm12:31 pm (4.7°)91.530
119:57 am (145°)3:05 pm (215°)5:08:04−2:156:52 am6:10 pm7:48 am5:14 pm8:50 am4:12 pm12:31 pm (4.6°)91.519
129:58 am (145°)3:04 pm (215°)5:06:01−2:036:53 am6:10 pm7:49 am5:14 pm8:51 am4:11 pm12:32 pm (4.6°)91.509
1310:00 am (146°)3:04 pm (214°)5:04:10−1:506:54 am6:10 pm7:50 am5:14 pm8:53 am4:11 pm12:32 pm (4.5°)91.499
1410:01 am (146°)3:04 pm (214°)5:02:32−1:376:55 am6:10 pm7:51 am5:14 pm8:54 am4:11 pm12:33 pm (4.5°)91.490
1510:02 am (146°)3:03 pm (214°)5:01:07−1:246:55 am6:10 pm7:52 am5:14 pm8:55 am4:11 pm12:33 pm (4.4°)91.481
1610:03 am (146°)3:03 pm (214°)4:59:56−1:116:56 am6:11 pm7:52 am5:14 pm8:56 am4:11 pm12:33 pm (4.4°)91.473
1710:04 am (146°)3:03 pm (214°)4:58:58−0:576:57 am6:11 pm7:53 am5:15 pm8:56 am4:11 pm12:34 pm (4.3°)91.466
1810:05 am (146°)3:04 pm (214°)4:58:14−0:436:58 am6:11 pm7:54 am5:15 pm8:57 am4:12 pm12:34 pm (4.3°)91.459
1910:06 am (146°)3:04 pm (214°)4:57:44−0:296:58 am6:12 pm7:55 am5:15 pm8:58 am4:12 pm12:35 pm (4.3°)91.452
2010:07 am (146°)3:04 pm (214°)4:57:28−0:156:59 am6:12 pm7:55 am5:16 pm8:59 am4:12 pm12:35 pm (4.3°)91.446
2110:07 am (146°)3:05 pm (214°)4:57:26−0:016:59 am6:12 pm7:56 am5:16 pm8:59 am4:13 pm12:36 pm (4.3°)91.441
2210:08 am (146°)3:05 pm (214°)4:57:39+0:127:00 am6:13 pm7:56 am5:17 pm8:59 am4:13 pm12:36 pm (4.3°)91.435
2310:08 am (146°)3:06 pm (214°)4:58:05+0:267:00 am6:14 pm7:56 am5:17 pm9:00 am4:14 pm12:37 pm (4.3°)91.431
2410:08 am (146°)3:07 pm (214°)4:58:45+0:407:01 am6:14 pm7:57 am5:18 pm9:00 am4:15 pm12:37 pm (4.3°)91.427
2510:08 am (146°)3:08 pm (214°)4:59:40+0:547:01 am6:15 pm7:57 am5:19 pm9:00 am4:16 pm12:38 pm (4.4°)91.423
2610:08 am (146°)3:09 pm (214°)5:00:48+1:087:01 am6:16 pm7:57 am5:20 pm9:00 am4:17 pm12:38 pm (4.4°)91.419
2710:08 am (146°)3:10 pm (214°)5:02:09+1:217:01 am6:17 pm7:57 am5:21 pm9:00 am4:18 pm12:39 pm (4.4°)91.416
2810:08 am (146°)3:11 pm (214°)5:03:44+1:347:01 am6:18 pm7:57 am5:22 pm9:00 am4:19 pm12:39 pm (4.5°)91.413
2910:07 am (145°)3:13 pm (215°)5:05:32+1:487:01 am6:19 pm7:57 am5:23 pm9:00 am4:20 pm12:40 pm (4.6°)91.411
3010:07 am (145°)3:14 pm (215°)5:07:33+2:007:01 am6:20 pm7:57 am5:24 pm9:00 am4:21 pm12:40 pm (4.6°)91.409
3110:06 am (145°)3:16 pm (215°)5:09:47+2:137:01 am6:21 pm7:57 am5:25 pm9:00 am4:22 pm12:41 pm (4.7°)91.407
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Today is highlighted.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 3:44 am in Yellowknife. This day is 15 hours, 2 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 16. Latest sunrise is on December 25.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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