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Flag for Canada Yellowknife, NT, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 17.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 17, 2017 at 9:06:12 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:45 am 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:35 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:49 am 46° Northeast
Moonset Today: 7:00 pm 315° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 49 minutes (-5m 57s)

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Today's Sun Position in Yellowknife

The Sun's altitude in Yellowknife today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:06 pm

Altitude

2.4°

Heading

295° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 49m 30s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 57s

Winter: +10h 51m

Summer: -4h 9m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Yellowknife Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Yellowknife today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 12:07 am
Astro. Twilight12:07 am – 3:16 am
Nautical Twilight3:16 am – 4:48 am
Civil Twilight4:48 am – 5:45 am
Daylight5:45 am – 9:35 pm
Civil Twilight9:35 pm – 10:31 pm
Nautical Twilight10:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Yellowknife - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 175:45 am9:35 pm15:49:30−5:571:41 pm (40.7°)94.100
Aug 185:48 am9:31 pm15:43:32−5:581:41 pm (40.4°)94.083
Aug 195:51 am9:28 pm15:37:34−5:581:40 pm (40.1°)94.065
Aug 205:53 am9:25 pm15:31:35−5:581:40 pm (39.7°)94.046
Aug 215:56 am9:22 pm15:25:37−5:581:40 pm (39.4°)94.027
Aug 225:59 am9:19 pm15:19:37−5:591:40 pm (39.1°)94.008
Aug 236:02 am9:15 pm15:13:38−5:591:39 pm (38.7°)93.988
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Yellowknife on Aug 21

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2010:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 222:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 219:28 am
* All times are local Yellowknife time.

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Today's Moon in Yellowknife

The Moon's path in Yellowknife today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2017 Moon Phases

9:06 pm

Altitude

-7.9°

Heading

343° N

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.2%

Moon in Yellowknife - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 1712:49 am7:00 pm-9:51 am(46.0°)227,75421.6%
Aug 181:41 am7:56 pm-10:51 am(46.1°)227,50512.4%
Aug 192:50 am8:36 pm-11:51 am(44.9°)227,9955.5%
Aug 204:12 am9:04 pm-12:48 pm(42.4°)229,2841.3%
Aug 215:40 am9:25 pm-1:43 pm(38.9°)231,3390.0%
Aug 227:09 am9:41 pm-2:35 pm(34.7°)234,0341.5%
Aug 238:36 am9:54 pm-3:25 pm(30.3°)237,1655.6%
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Yellowknife This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:57 amFri 8:57 pmFri 2:27 pmNot visible
VenusFri 1:58 amFri 8:38 pmFri 11:19 amGood visibility
MarsThu 4:51 amThu 9:39 pmThu 1:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 11:52 amThu 10:18 pmThu 5:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 6:27 pmThu 11:58 pmThu 9:12 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusThu 10:09 pmFri 1:02 pmFri 5:35 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 9:43 pmFri 7:56 amFri 2:49 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Yellowknife.

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