Flag for Greenland Qaanaaq, Greenland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2013


12:59 PM – 2:45 PM
1 hour, 45 minutes

Current Time: Feb 14, 2016 at 8:58:30 PM

Sun Direction: 284° West

Sun Altitude: -16.3°

Sun Distance: 91.800 million mi

Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2016 1:30 AM (Vernal)

Sunrise Today: 12:59 PM 167° South

Sunset Today: 2:45 PM 193° South

Location of QaanaaqLocation

December 2013 — Sun in Qaanaaq

2013Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
1Down all day8:29 AM6:22 PM10:49 AM4:02 PMNot above -6°1:26 PM (-9.4°)91.657
2Down all day8:32 AM6:20 PM10:54 AM3:58 PMNot above -6°1:26 PM (-9.5°)91.643
3Down all day8:35 AM6:17 PM10:59 AM3:54 PMNot above -6°1:27 PM (-9.6°)91.628
4Down all day8:38 AM6:15 PM11:03 AM3:50 PMNot above -6°1:27 PM (-9.8°)91.614
5Down all day8:41 AM6:13 PM11:08 AM3:46 PMNot above -6°1:28 PM (-9.9°)91.601
6Down all day8:44 AM6:11 PM11:13 AM3:43 PMNot above -6°1:28 PM (-10.0°)91.587
7Down all day8:47 AM6:10 PM11:17 AM3:39 PMNot above -6°1:29 PM (-10.1°)91.574
8Down all day8:49 AM6:08 PM11:21 AM3:36 PMNot above -6°1:29 PM (-10.2°)91.562
9Down all day8:51 AM6:07 PM11:25 AM3:33 PMNot above -6°1:29 PM (-10.3°)91.549
10Down all day8:54 AM6:05 PM11:29 AM3:30 PMNot above -6°1:30 PM (-10.4°)91.538
11Down all day8:56 AM6:04 PM11:33 AM3:27 PMNot above -6°1:30 PM (-10.5°)91.526
12Down all day8:58 AM6:03 PM11:37 AM3:25 PMNot above -6°1:31 PM (-10.6°)91.515
13Down all day9:00 AM6:02 PM11:40 AM3:22 PMNot above -6°1:31 PM (-10.7°)91.505
14Down all day9:01 AM6:02 PM11:43 AM3:20 PMNot above -6°1:32 PM (-10.7°)91.495
15Down all day9:03 AM6:01 PM11:45 AM3:19 PMNot above -6°1:32 PM (-10.8°)91.486
16Down all day9:04 AM6:01 PM11:48 AM3:17 PMNot above -6°1:33 PM (-10.8°)91.477
17Down all day9:05 AM6:01 PM11:50 AM3:16 PMNot above -6°1:33 PM (-10.8°)91.469
18Down all day9:07 AM6:01 PM11:52 AM3:16 PMNot above -6°1:34 PM (-10.9°)91.461
19Down all day9:07 AM6:01 PM11:53 AM3:15 PMNot above -6°1:34 PM (-10.9°)91.454
20Down all day9:08 AM6:01 PM11:54 AM3:15 PMNot above -6°1:35 PM (-10.9°)91.448
21Down all day9:09 AM6:01 PM11:55 AM3:15 PMNot above -6°1:35 PM (-10.9°)91.442
22Down all day9:09 AM6:02 PM11:55 AM3:16 PMNot above -6°1:36 PM (-10.9°)91.436
23Down all day9:10 AM6:03 PM11:55 AM3:17 PMNot above -6°1:36 PM (-10.9°)91.432
24Down all day9:10 AM6:04 PM11:55 AM3:19 PMNot above -6°1:37 PM (-10.9°)91.427
25Down all day9:10 AM6:05 PM11:54 AM3:20 PMNot above -6°1:37 PM (-10.8°)91.423
26Down all day9:10 AM6:06 PM11:53 AM3:22 PMNot above -6°1:38 PM (-10.8°)91.420
27Down all day9:09 AM6:07 PM11:52 AM3:25 PMNot above -6°1:38 PM (-10.8°)91.417
28Down all day9:09 AM6:09 PM11:50 AM3:28 PMNot above -6°1:39 PM (-10.7°)91.415
29Down all day9:08 AM6:11 PM11:48 AM3:31 PMNot above -6°1:39 PM (-10.7°)91.412
30Down all day9:07 AM6:13 PM11:46 AM3:34 PMNot above -6°1:40 PM (-10.6°)91.411
31Down all day9:06 AM6:15 PM11:43 AM3:37 PMNot above -6°1:40 PM (-10.5°)91.409
* All times are local time for Qaanaaq. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 2:11 PM in Qaanaaq. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

Qaanaaq has polar nights in December.

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