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Kangerlussuaq, Greenland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 44.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 14, 2018 at 6:41:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 11:21 am 167° South
Sunset Today: 1:12 pm 193° South


Moonrise Today: 1:33 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:50 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 1 hour, 50 minutes (-5m 29s)

Location of KangerlussuaqLocation

Today's Sun Position in Kangerlussuaq

Time:6:41 pm
Altitude:-23.6°
Direction:266° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 1h 50m 51s (Dec 14, 2018)

5 minutes, 29 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 13, 2018)

21 minutes, 14 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

22 hours, 9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kangerlussuaq Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:51 am
Astro. Twilight6:51 am – 7:59 am
Nautical Twilight7:59 am – 9:21 am
Civil Twilight9:21 am – 11:21 am
Daylight11:21 am – 1:12 pm
Civil Twilight1:12 pm – 3:13 pm
Nautical Twilight3:13 pm – 4:34 pm
Astro. Twilight4:34 pm – 5:42 pm
Night5:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kangerlussuaq - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 1411:21 am1:12 pm1:50:51−5:3012:17 pm (0.3°)91.498
Dec 1511:24 am1:10 pm1:45:50−5:0112:17 pm (0.2°)91.489
Dec 1611:27 am1:09 pm1:41:20−4:2912:18 pm (0.2°)91.479
Dec 1711:30 am1:07 pm1:37:28−3:5212:18 pm (0.2°)91.470
Dec 1811:32 am1:06 pm1:34:16−3:1112:19 pm (0.1°)91.462
Dec 1911:33 am1:05 pm1:31:52−2:2412:19 pm (0.1°)91.454
Dec 2011:35 am1:05 pm1:30:17−1:3412:20 pm (0.1°)91.447
* All times are local time for Kangerlussuaq. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 7:22 pm in Kangerlussuaq. In terms of daylight, this day is 22 hours, 30 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Kangerlussuaq

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Kangerlussuaq - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 141:33 pm10:50 pm-6:03 pm(13.0°)249,67044.2%
Dec 151:33 pm--6:46 pm(17.4°)247,42654.2%
Dec 16-12:19 am1:32 pm7:29 pm(22.0°)244,46964.1%
Dec 17-1:49 am1:32 pm8:14 pm(26.8°)240,96573.8%
Dec 18-3:23 am1:32 pm9:01 pm(31.5°)237,15682.7%
Dec 19-5:02 am1:32 pm9:51 pm(35.9°)233,34390.3%
Dec 20-6:47 am1:35 pm10:46 pm(39.7°)229,86396.1%
* All times are local time for Kangerlussuaq. 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 Kangerlussuaq This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 14, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:06 amSat 1:30 pmSat 10:49 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 5:05 amSat 1:24 pmSat 9:15 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 12:52 pmFri 11:24 pmFri 6:07 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 9:18 amSat 1:05 pmSat 11:12 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 12:16 pmSat 2:36 pmSat 1:26 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 12:46 pmSat 4:25 amFri 8:36 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 12:55 pmFri 10:46 pmFri 5:50 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kangerlussuaq.

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