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

Moon: 12.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 22, 2017 at 3:29:26 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:20 am 38° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:50 pm 322° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:18 am 85° East
Moonset Today: 5:38 pm 280° West


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 29 minutes (+5m 10s)

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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

3:29 pm

Altitude

43.7°

Heading

219° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

18h 29m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 10s

Winter: +13h 32m

Summer: -1h 29m

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 Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 am – 12:25 am
Nautical Twilight12:25 am – 2:42 am
Civil Twilight2:42 am – 4:20 am
Daylight4:20 am – 10:50 pm
Civil Twilight10:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Yellowknife - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 224:20 am10:50 pm18:29:49+5:101:34 pm (48.1°)94.113
May 234:17 am10:52 pm18:34:55+5:051:34 pm (48.3°)94.131
May 244:15 am10:55 pm18:39:56+5:001:34 pm (48.5°)94.148
May 254:12 am10:57 pm18:44:52+4:551:34 pm (48.6°)94.165
May 264:10 am11:00 pm18:49:41+4:491:34 pm (48.8°)94.181
May 274:08 am11:02 pm18:54:25+4:431:34 pm (49.0°)94.197
May 284:06 am11:05 pm18:59:03+4:371:34 pm (49.1°)94.212
* All times are local time for Yellowknife. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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

3:29 pm

Altitude

13.1°

Heading

252° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.5%

Moon in Yellowknife - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 224:18 am5:38 pm-10:47 am(30.2°)228,18414.0%
May 234:33 am7:13 pm-11:41 am(35.0°)225,0936.7%
May 244:51 am8:49 pm-12:38 pm(39.4°)222,9461.9%
May 255:14 am10:22 pm-1:37 pm(43.0°)221,9930.2%
May 265:47 am11:45 pm-2:39 pm(45.3°)222,3501.8%
May 276:33 am--3:42 pm(46.2°)223,9636.7%
May 28-12:51 am7:36 am4:43 pm(45.6°)226,62114.2%
* 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, Mon, May 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:24 amTue 7:34 pmTue 11:58 amNot visible
VenusMon 3:54 amMon 5:23 pmMon 10:38 amAverage visiblity
MarsMon 4:53 amTue 1:01 amMon 2:57 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 4:53 pmTue 3:59 amMon 10:26 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 12:31 amTue 6:00 amTue 3:16 amFairly good visibility
UranusMon 3:53 amMon 6:35 pmMon 11:14 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:25 amTue 1:43 pmTue 8:34 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Yellowknife.

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