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Akureyri, Iceland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 83.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 3:32:14 am


Sunrise Today: 11:37 am 159° South
Sunset Today: 2:41 pm 201° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:30 pm 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:35 am 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 3 hours, 4 minutes (-1m 11s)

Location of AkureyriLocation

Today's Sun Position in Akureyri

Time:3:32 am
Altitude:-42.0°
Direction:46° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 3h 4m 41s (Dec 19, 2018)

1 minute, 11 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

1 minute, 8 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

20 hours, 24 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Akureyri Today

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Night12:00 am – 7:41 am
Astro. Twilight7:41 am – 8:45 am
Nautical Twilight8:45 am – 10:01 am
Civil Twilight10:01 am – 11:37 am
Daylight11:37 am – 2:41 pm
Civil Twilight2:41 pm – 4:17 pm
Nautical Twilight4:17 pm – 5:33 pm
Astro. Twilight5:33 pm – 6:37 pm
Night6:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Akureyri - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 1911:37 am2:41 pm3:04:41−1:111:09 pm (1.3°)91.455
Dec 2011:38 am2:41 pm3:03:54−0:471:09 pm (1.3°)91.447
Dec 2111:38 am2:42 pm3:03:32−0:221:10 pm (1.2°)91.441
Dec 2211:39 am2:42 pm3:03:35+0:031:10 pm (1.2°)91.435
Dec 2311:39 am2:43 pm3:04:04+0:281:11 pm (1.3°)91.429
Dec 2411:39 am2:44 pm3:04:57+0:531:11 pm (1.3°)91.424
Dec 2511:39 am2:45 pm3:06:15+1:171:12 pm (1.3°)91.420
* All times are local time for Akureyri. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 10:22 pm in Akureyri. In terms of daylight, this day is 20 hours, 25 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 Akureyri

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Akureyri - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-5:35 am2:30 pm10:36 pm(36.9°)233,68089.7%
Dec 20-7:15 am2:37 pm11:30 pm(40.7°)230,15595.7%
Dec 21-8:58 am2:49 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 22-10:37 am3:15 pm12:28 am(43.6°)227,26599.2%
Dec 23-11:56 am4:06 pm1:30 am(45.0°)225,29099.8%
Dec 24-12:42 pm5:31 pm2:32 am(44.9°)224,40097.3%
Dec 25-1:05 pm7:15 pm3:34 am(43.1°)224,62591.8%
* All times are local time for Akureyri. 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 Akureyri This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:00 amWed 2:20 pmWed 11:41 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 5:52 amWed 2:11 pmWed 10:02 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 1:19 pmThu 12:21 amWed 6:49 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 9:35 amWed 2:04 pmWed 11:50 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 12:16 pmWed 3:49 pmWed 2:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusWed 1:24 pmThu 4:48 amWed 9:06 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 1:21 pmWed 11:20 pmWed 6:21 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Akureyri.

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