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Sapporo, Japan — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 83.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 10:48:55 am


Sunrise Today: 7:01 am 122° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:01 pm 238° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:45 pm 76° East
Moonset Today: 2:30 am 281° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours (-14s)

Location of SapporoLocation

Today's Sun Position in Sapporo

Time:10:48 am
Altitude:22.9°
Direction:169° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 13s (Dec 19, 2018)

14 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

16 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2017)

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

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sapporo Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:53 am
Nautical Twilight5:53 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 7:01 am
Daylight7:01 am – 4:01 pm
Civil Twilight4:01 pm – 4:34 pm
Nautical Twilight4:34 pm – 5:09 pm
Astro. Twilight5:09 pm – 5:44 pm
Night5:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sapporo - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 197:01 am4:01 pm9:00:13−0:1411:31 am (23.6°)91.458
Dec 207:01 am4:02 pm9:00:03−0:1011:32 am (23.6°)91.451
Dec 217:02 am4:02 pm8:59:57−0:0511:32 am (23.6°)91.444
Dec 227:03 am4:02 pm8:59:55−0:0111:33 am (23.5°)91.437
Dec 237:03 am4:03 pm8:59:59+0:0311:33 am (23.6°)91.431
Dec 247:03 am4:04 pm9:00:06+0:0711:33 am (23.6°)91.426
Dec 257:04 am4:04 pm9:00:18+0:1211:34 am (23.6°)91.422
* All times are local time for Sapporo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 7:22 am in Sapporo. In terms of daylight, this day is 6 hours, 22 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 Sapporo

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Sapporo - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-2:30 am1:45 pm8:36 pm(57.9°)235,35786.5%
Dec 20-3:38 am2:18 pm9:28 pm(62.0°)231,65793.3%
Dec 21-4:48 am2:58 pm10:24 pm(65.4°)228,44798.0%
Dec 22-5:59 am3:45 pm11:24 pm(67.5°)226,03899.9%
Dec 23-7:08 am4:42 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 24-8:11 am5:47 pm12:27 am(68.1°)224,65598.8%
Dec 25-9:06 am6:59 pm1:29 am(67.0°)224,39294.6%
* All times are local time for Sapporo. 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 Sapporo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:16 amWed 2:48 pmWed 10:03 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 3:08 amWed 1:40 pmWed 8:24 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:25 amWed 11:01 pmWed 5:12 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 5:35 amWed 2:52 pmWed 10:13 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 7:55 amWed 4:58 pmWed 12:26 pmDifficult to see
UranusWed 12:48 pmThu 2:12 amWed 7:30 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 11:10 amWed 10:20 pmWed 4:45 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sapporo.

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