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Helsinki, Finland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 0.6%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 12, 2021 at 5:22:17 pm
Sunrise Today: 4:48 am 49° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:46 pm 311° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 5:18 am 53° Northeast
Moonset Today: 10:41 pm 314° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 58 minutes (+4m 54s)
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Today's Sun Position in Helsinki

Time:5:22 pm
Altitude:29.9°
Direction:254° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 16h 58m 2s (May 12, 2021)

4 minutes, 54 seconds longer than yesterday (May 11, 2021)

11 hours, 9 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 57 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Helsinki Today

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Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 3:46 am
Civil Twilight3:46 am – 4:48 am
Daylight4:48 am – 9:46 pm
Civil Twilight9:46 pm – 10:48 pm
Nautical Twilight10:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Helsinki - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 124:48 am9:46 pm16:58:02+4:541:16 pm (48.1°)93.914
May 134:45 am9:48 pm17:02:53+4:511:16 pm (48.3°)93.934
May 144:43 am9:51 pm17:07:41+4:481:16 pm (48.6°)93.954
May 154:41 am9:53 pm17:12:27+4:451:16 pm (48.8°)93.974
May 164:38 am9:56 pm17:17:09+4:411:16 pm (49.0°)93.994
May 174:36 am9:58 pm17:21:47+4:381:16 pm (49.3°)94.013
May 184:34 am10:00 pm17:26:22+4:341:16 pm (49.5°)94.031
* All times are local time for Helsinki. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Helsinki

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Helsinki - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 125:18 am10:41 pm-1:46 pm(48.2°)252,5350.4%
May 135:27 am--2:33 pm(51.5°)252,0782.5%
May 14-12:03 am5:44 am3:21 pm(53.8°)251,1516.5%
May 15-1:18 am6:11 am4:12 pm(54.9°)249,71912.3%
May 16-2:18 am6:57 am5:03 pm(54.7°)247,75419.7%
May 17-2:59 am8:04 am5:55 pm(53.2°)245,24728.4%
May 18-3:24 am9:26 am6:46 pm(50.3°)242,22938.3%
* All times are local time for Helsinki. 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 Helsinki This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:00 amThu 12:28 amWed 2:43 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 5:12 amWed 11:04 pmWed 2:07 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 7:12 amThu 2:24 amWed 4:49 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 3:29 amThu 12:40 pmThu 8:04 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 3:07 amThu 10:52 amThu 6:59 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusWed 4:40 amWed 8:29 pmWed 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:53 amThu 3:06 pmThu 9:30 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Helsinki.

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