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

Moon: 99.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 31, 2020 at 1:58:53 pm
Sunrise Today: 9:10 am 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:30 pm 239° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 5:58 pm 62° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:53 am 294° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 20 minutes (-5m 52s)
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Today's Sun Position in Yellowknife

Time:1:58 pm
Altitude:12.8°
Direction:189° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 8h 20m 13s (Oct 31, 2020)

5 minutes, 52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 30, 2020)

3 hours, 22 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

11 hours, 39 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Yellowknife Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:35 am
Astro. Twilight6:35 am – 7:27 am
Nautical Twilight7:27 am – 8:20 am
Civil Twilight8:20 am – 9:10 am
Daylight9:10 am – 5:30 pm
Civil Twilight5:30 pm – 6:20 pm
Nautical Twilight6:20 pm – 7:13 pm
Astro. Twilight7:13 pm – 8:05 pm
Night8:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Yellowknife - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 319:10 am5:30 pm8:20:13−5:521:21 pm (13.2°)92.262
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 18:13 am4:27 pm8:14:22−5:5112:21 pm (12.9°)92.238
Nov 28:16 am4:24 pm8:08:31−5:5012:21 pm (12.5°)92.215
Nov 38:19 am4:21 pm8:02:42−5:4912:21 pm (12.2°)92.191
Nov 48:22 am4:19 pm7:56:53−5:4812:21 pm (11.9°)92.168
Nov 58:25 am4:16 pm7:51:07−5:4612:21 pm (11.6°)92.146
Nov 68:27 am4:13 pm7:45:21−5:4512:21 pm (11.3°)92.123
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Yellowknife

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Yellowknife - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 31-8:53 am5:58 pm1:12 am(36.5°)252,46799.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 1-9:18 am5:02 pm1:55 am(41.1°)252,04299.5%
Nov 2-10:45 am5:08 pm1:39 am(45.1°)251,20297.3%
Nov 3-12:13 pm5:20 pm2:26 am(48.4°)249,93693.2%
Nov 4-1:33 pm5:44 pm3:15 am(50.6°)248,22187.4%
Nov 5-2:36 pm6:30 pm4:07 am(51.7°)246,03879.9%
Nov 6-3:14 pm7:43 pm4:59 am(51.5°)243,38371.0%
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Yellowknife This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Oct 31, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:46 amSat 5:27 pmSat 12:36 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 5:10 amSat 5:16 pmSat 11:14 amGood visibility
MarsSat 5:15 pmSun 5:37 amSat 11:56 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 3:44 pmSat 9:07 pmSat 6:25 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:52 pmSat 9:42 pmSat 6:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusSat 5:20 pmSun 8:17 amSun 1:19 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 4:52 pmSun 2:33 amSat 10:12 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Yellowknife.

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