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Grande Prairie, AB, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 58.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 16, 2018 at 1:18:51 am


Sunrise Today: 9:16 am 132° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:25 pm 228° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:03 pm 91° East
Moonset Today: 1:20 am 265° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 9 minutes (-44s)

Location of Grande PrairieLocation

Today's Sun Position in Grande Prairie

Time:1:18 am
Altitude:-57.7°
Direction:12° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 9m 38s (Dec 16, 2018)

44 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 15, 2018)

1 minute, 42 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

10 hours, 15 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grande Prairie Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:57 am
Astro. Twilight6:57 am – 7:42 am
Nautical Twilight7:42 am – 8:30 am
Civil Twilight8:30 am – 9:16 am
Daylight9:16 am – 4:25 pm
Civil Twilight4:25 pm – 5:11 pm
Nautical Twilight5:11 pm – 5:59 pm
Astro. Twilight5:59 pm – 6:43 pm
Night6:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grande Prairie - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 169:16 am4:25 pm7:09:38−0:4412:50 pm (11.6°)91.477
Dec 179:16 am4:25 pm7:09:02−0:3612:51 pm (11.5°)91.469
Dec 189:17 am4:26 pm7:08:33−0:2812:51 pm (11.5°)91.460
Dec 199:18 am4:26 pm7:08:13−0:2012:52 pm (11.5°)91.453
Dec 209:18 am4:26 pm7:08:00−0:1212:52 pm (11.5°)91.445
Dec 219:19 am4:27 pm7:07:55−0:0412:53 pm (11.5°)91.439
Dec 229:19 am4:27 pm7:07:59+0:0312:53 pm (11.5°)91.433
* All times are local time for Grande Prairie. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 3:22 pm in Grande Prairie. In terms of daylight, this day is 10 hours, 17 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Grande Prairie

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Grande Prairie - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 16-1:20 am2:03 pm8:10 pm(34.8°)243,84166.0%
Dec 17-2:32 am2:19 pm8:55 pm(39.6°)240,26075.5%
Dec 18-3:47 am2:38 pm9:43 pm(44.3°)236,42584.3%
Dec 19-5:05 am3:00 pm10:34 pm(48.7°)232,64991.6%
Dec 20-6:25 am3:28 pm11:29 pm(52.3°)229,26996.9%
Dec 21-7:45 am4:04 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 22-9:02 am4:53 pm12:28 am(54.8°)226,61199.7%
* All times are local time for Grande Prairie. 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 Grande Prairie This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:13 amSun 3:29 pmSun 11:21 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 4:53 amSun 2:40 pmSun 9:46 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 1:00 pmMon 12:14 amSun 6:36 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 7:51 amSun 3:31 pmSun 11:41 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 10:17 amSun 5:32 pmSun 1:55 pmVery difficult to see
UranusSun 1:54 pmMon 4:05 amSun 9:00 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 12:53 pmSun 11:35 pmSun 6:14 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grande Prairie.

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