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Alert, NU, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 81.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 18, 2018 at 4:28:00 pm


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 8:31 am 16° North
Moonset Today: 5:31 am 332° Northwest


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Today's Sun Position in Alert

Time:4:28 pm
Altitude:-22.0°
Direction:257° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: (Dec 18, 2018)

1 day shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alert Today

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Night12:00 am – 8:06 am
Astro. Twilight8:06 am – 2:05 pm
Night2:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Alert - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 18Down all day11:05 am (-15.9°)91.462
Dec 19Down all day11:06 am (-15.9°)91.454
Dec 20Down all day11:06 am (-15.9°)91.447
Dec 21Down all day11:07 am (-16.0°)91.440
Dec 22Down all day11:07 am (-16.0°)91.434
Dec 23Down all day11:08 am (-15.9°)91.428
Dec 24Down all day11:08 am (-15.9°)91.423
* All times are local time for Alert. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 5:22 pm in Alert. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Alert

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Alert - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 18-5:31 am8:31 am7:49 pm(16.1°)237,03283.0%
Dec 19-Up all day-8:40 pm(20.4°)233,22490.6%
Dec 20-Up all day-9:34 pm(24.2°)229,76096.2%
Dec 21-Up all day-10:33 pm(26.8°)226,96999.4%
Dec 22-Up all day-11:34 pm(28.1°)225,12099.7%
Dec 23---Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 24-Up all day-12:37 am(27.8°)224,36996.8%
* All times are local time for Alert. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Alert This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryDown all dayTue 9:37 amDown all night, not visible
VenusDown all dayTue 7:59 amDown all night, not visible
MarsTue 12:40 pmTue 8:58 pmTue 4:48 pmDifficult to see
JupiterDown all dayTue 9:49 amDown all night, not visible
SaturnDown all dayTue 12:02 pmDown all night, not visible
UranusUp all dayTue 7:06 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 2:34 pmTue 6:08 pmTue 4:21 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Alert.

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