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Quesnel, BC, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 83.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 18, 2018 at 6:04:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:19 am 130° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:54 pm 230° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:57 pm 75° East
Moonset Today: 2:59 am 281° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 34 minutes (-25s)

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Today's Sun Position in Quesnel

Time:6:04 pm
Altitude:-18.1°
Direction:255° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 34m 38s (Dec 18, 2018)

25 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 17, 2018)

32 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

9 hours, 20 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Quesnel Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:09 am
Astro. Twilight6:09 am – 6:52 am
Nautical Twilight6:52 am – 7:37 am
Civil Twilight7:37 am – 8:19 am
Daylight8:19 am – 3:54 pm
Civil Twilight3:54 pm – 4:36 pm
Nautical Twilight4:36 pm – 5:21 pm
Astro. Twilight5:21 pm – 6:03 pm
Night6:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Quesnel - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 188:19 am3:54 pm7:34:38−0:2512:06 pm (13.7°)91.460
Dec 198:20 am3:54 pm7:34:20−0:1812:07 pm (13.7°)91.453
Dec 208:20 am3:54 pm7:34:08−0:1112:07 pm (13.7°)91.445
Dec 218:21 am3:55 pm7:34:04−0:0412:08 pm (13.6°)91.439
Dec 228:21 am3:55 pm7:34:07+0:0212:08 pm (13.7°)91.433
Dec 238:22 am3:56 pm7:34:17+0:0912:09 pm (13.7°)91.427
Dec 248:22 am3:57 pm7:34:34+0:1612:09 pm (13.7°)91.423
* All times are local time for Quesnel. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:22 pm in Quesnel. In terms of daylight, this day is 9 hours, 22 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 Quesnel

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Quesnel - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 18-2:59 am1:57 pm8:58 pm(46.6°)236,38684.3%
Dec 19-4:14 am2:22 pm9:49 pm(50.9°)232,61191.7%
Dec 20-5:32 am2:52 pm10:44 pm(54.5°)229,23897.0%
Dec 21-6:51 am3:30 pm11:43 pm(57.0°)226,58899.7%
Dec 22-8:05 am4:21 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-9:11 am5:24 pm12:45 am(58.0°)224,91699.4%
Dec 24-10:05 am6:38 pm1:48 am(57.4°)224,35396.0%
* All times are local time for Quesnel. 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 Quesnel This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:28 amWed 2:49 pmWed 10:39 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 4:04 amWed 1:54 pmWed 8:59 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 12:06 pmTue 11:30 pmTue 5:48 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 6:46 amWed 2:47 pmWed 10:46 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 9:08 amWed 4:50 pmWed 12:59 pmVery difficult to see
UranusTue 1:06 pmWed 3:06 amTue 8:06 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 11:57 amTue 10:45 pmTue 5:21 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Quesnel.

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