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

Moon: 90.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 17, 2021 at 4:50:45 pm
Sunrise Today: 8:05 am 107° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 pm 252° West
Moonrise Today: 6:07 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 3:11 am 245° West
Daylight Hours: 10 hours (-5m 23s)
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Today's Sun Position in Helsinki

Time:4:50 pm
Altitude:7.6°
Direction:236° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 59m 42s (Oct 17, 2021)

5 minutes, 23 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 16, 2021)

4 hours, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

8 hours, 56 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Helsinki Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:45 am
Astro. Twilight5:45 am – 6:33 am
Nautical Twilight6:33 am – 7:22 am
Civil Twilight7:22 am – 8:05 am
Daylight8:05 am – 6:04 pm
Civil Twilight6:04 pm – 6:47 pm
Nautical Twilight6:47 pm – 7:35 pm
Astro. Twilight7:35 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Helsinki - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 178:05 am6:04 pm9:59:42−5:231:05 pm (20.5°)92.635
Oct 188:07 am6:01 pm9:54:19−5:231:05 pm (20.1°)92.608
Oct 198:10 am5:59 pm9:48:56−5:221:05 pm (19.7°)92.582
Oct 208:12 am5:56 pm9:43:34−5:221:04 pm (19.4°)92.556
Oct 218:15 am5:53 pm9:38:12−5:211:04 pm (19.0°)92.530
Oct 228:17 am5:50 pm9:32:50−5:211:04 pm (18.7°)92.505
Oct 238:20 am5:47 pm9:27:29−5:201:04 pm (18.3°)92.479
* 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
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 17-3:11 am6:07 pm11:14 pm(21.6°)242,90592.3%
Oct 18-4:40 am6:09 pm11:57 pm(27.4°)245,00296.9%
Oct 19-6:05 am6:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 20-7:29 am6:14 pm12:39 am(33.1°)246,94499.4%
Oct 21-8:52 am6:17 pm1:21 am(38.5°)248,68799.9%
Oct 22-10:17 am6:22 pm2:04 am(43.6°)250,16398.3%
Oct 23-11:42 am6:30 pm2:48 am(48.0°)251,27994.9%
* 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, Sun, Oct 17, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:36 amSun 5:54 pmSun 12:14 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 1:42 pmSun 6:37 pmSun 4:10 pmAverage visibility
MarsSun 7:44 amSun 6:04 pmSun 12:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:02 pmMon 1:26 amSun 9:14 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 4:38 pmSun 11:47 pmSun 8:12 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 6:18 pmMon 10:17 amMon 2:18 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 5:31 pmMon 4:33 amSun 11:02 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Helsinki.

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