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Amsterdam, Netherlands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 87.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 4:53:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:46 am 129° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:27 pm 231° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:44 pm 71° East
Moonset Today: 4:17 am 286° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 41 minutes (-19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Amsterdam

Time:4:53 pm
Altitude:-3.8°
Direction:236° SW
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 7h 41m 1s (Dec 19, 2018)

19 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

19 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

9 hours, 7 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Amsterdam Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:39 am
Astro. Twilight6:39 am – 7:21 am
Nautical Twilight7:21 am – 8:05 am
Civil Twilight8:05 am – 8:46 am
Daylight8:46 am – 4:27 pm
Civil Twilight4:27 pm – 5:09 pm
Nautical Twilight5:09 pm – 5:53 pm
Astro. Twilight5:53 pm – 6:35 pm
Night6:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Amsterdam - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 198:46 am4:27 pm7:41:01−0:1912:37 pm (14.3°)91.455
Dec 208:47 am4:28 pm7:40:48−0:1312:37 pm (14.3°)91.448
Dec 218:48 am4:28 pm7:40:42−0:0612:38 pm (14.3°)91.441
Dec 228:48 am4:29 pm7:40:42< 1s12:38 pm (14.3°)91.435
Dec 238:49 am4:29 pm7:40:49+0:0712:39 pm (14.3°)91.429
Dec 248:49 am4:30 pm7:41:03+0:1412:39 pm (14.3°)91.424
Dec 258:49 am4:31 pm7:41:24+0:2012:40 pm (14.3°)91.420
* All times are local time for Amsterdam. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 11:22 pm in Amsterdam. In terms of daylight, this day is 9 hours, 8 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 Amsterdam

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Amsterdam - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-4:17 am2:44 pm10:01 pm(50.1°)233,91989.3%
Dec 20-5:33 am3:13 pm10:55 pm(54.0°)230,36595.4%
Dec 21-6:51 am3:49 pm11:53 pm(56.9°)227,42599.1%
Dec 22-8:07 am4:35 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-9:16 am5:34 pm12:54 am(58.5°)225,38599.9%
Dec 24-10:15 am6:44 pm1:56 am(58.4°)224,42397.6%
Dec 25-11:01 am8:03 pm2:58 am(56.7°)224,57992.3%
* All times are local time for Amsterdam. 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 Amsterdam This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:58 amThu 3:21 pmThu 11:10 amAverage visibility
VenusThu 4:33 amThu 2:25 pmThu 9:29 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 12:34 pmThu 12:01 amWed 6:17 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 7:12 amThu 3:18 pmThu 11:15 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 9:37 amWed 5:24 pmWed 1:31 pmVery difficult to see
UranusWed 1:36 pmThu 3:33 amWed 8:34 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 12:24 pmWed 11:14 pmWed 5:49 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Amsterdam.

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