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

Moon: 24.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 12, 2018 at 8:45:00 am


Sunrise Today: 7:58 am 126° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:13 pm 234° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:46 am 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:29 pm 246° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 15 minutes (-55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Vancouver

Time:8:45 am
Altitude:5.1°
Direction:135° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 8h 15m 2s (Dec 12, 2018)

55 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 11, 2018)

3 minutes, 59 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

7 hours, 59 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Vancouver Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:01 am
Astro. Twilight6:01 am – 6:40 am
Nautical Twilight6:40 am – 7:21 am
Civil Twilight7:21 am – 7:58 am
Daylight7:58 am – 4:13 pm
Civil Twilight4:13 pm – 4:51 pm
Nautical Twilight4:51 pm – 5:31 pm
Astro. Twilight5:31 pm – 6:10 pm
Night6:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Vancouver - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 127:58 am4:13 pm8:15:02−0:5512:06 pm (17.7°)91.517
Dec 137:59 am4:13 pm8:14:13−0:4912:06 pm (17.6°)91.507
Dec 148:00 am4:13 pm8:13:29−0:4312:07 pm (17.5°)91.496
Dec 158:01 am4:14 pm8:12:50−0:3812:07 pm (17.5°)91.487
Dec 168:02 am4:14 pm8:12:18−0:3212:08 pm (17.4°)91.477
Dec 178:02 am4:14 pm8:11:51−0:2612:08 pm (17.4°)91.469
Dec 188:03 am4:14 pm8:11:30−0:2012:09 pm (17.4°)91.460
* All times are local time for Vancouver. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Vancouver

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Vancouver - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1211:46 am9:29 pm-4:34 pm(24.2°)251,67327.5%
Dec 1312:12 pm10:32 pm-5:18 pm(27.7°)250,88836.6%
Dec 1412:36 pm11:36 pm-6:01 pm(31.7°)249,28146.2%
Dec 1512:58 pm--6:44 pm(36.1°)246,88456.2%
Dec 16-12:41 am1:20 pm7:28 pm(40.8°)243,80166.1%
Dec 17-1:48 am1:42 pm8:13 pm(45.6°)240,21575.7%
Dec 18-2:57 am2:06 pm9:01 pm(50.3°)236,37984.4%
* All times are local time for Vancouver. 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 Vancouver This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 12, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:02 amWed 3:16 pmWed 10:39 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 3:57 amWed 2:17 pmWed 9:07 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 12:24 pmWed 11:36 pmWed 6:00 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 6:52 amWed 3:28 pmWed 11:10 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 9:18 amWed 5:33 pmWed 1:26 pmDifficult to see
UranusWed 1:40 pmThu 3:25 amWed 8:33 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 12:18 pmWed 11:15 pmWed 5:47 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Vancouver.

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