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

Moon: 63.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 16, 2018 at 9:44:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:42 am 129° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:27 pm 231° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:40 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 12:43 am 263° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 45 minutes (-39s)

Location of UtrechtLocation

Today's Sun Position in Utrecht

Time:9:44 pm
Altitude:-46.6°
Direction:295° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 45m 17s (Dec 16, 2018)

39 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 15, 2018)

1 minute, 38 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

8 hours, 59 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Utrecht Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:36 am
Astro. Twilight6:36 am – 7:17 am
Nautical Twilight7:17 am – 8:01 am
Civil Twilight8:01 am – 8:42 am
Daylight8:42 am – 4:27 pm
Civil Twilight4:27 pm – 5:08 pm
Nautical Twilight5:08 pm – 5:52 pm
Astro. Twilight5:52 pm – 6:33 pm
Night6:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Utrecht - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 168:42 am4:27 pm7:45:17−0:3912:35 pm (14.6°)91.481
Dec 178:43 am4:27 pm7:44:44−0:3312:35 pm (14.6°)91.472
Dec 188:43 am4:28 pm7:44:17−0:2612:36 pm (14.6°)91.463
Dec 198:44 am4:28 pm7:43:58−0:1912:36 pm (14.6°)91.455
Dec 208:45 am4:28 pm7:43:45−0:1312:37 pm (14.5°)91.448
Dec 218:45 am4:29 pm7:43:38−0:0612:37 pm (14.5°)91.441
Dec 228:46 am4:29 pm7:43:39< 1s12:38 pm (14.5°)91.435
* All times are local time for Utrecht. 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 Utrecht. In terms of daylight, this day is 9 hours, 1 minute 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 Utrecht

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Utrecht - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 16-12:43 am1:40 pm7:39 pm(36.3°)244,96862.6%
Dec 17-1:51 am1:59 pm8:24 pm(41.1°)241,53572.3%
Dec 18-3:02 am2:20 pm9:10 pm(45.8°)237,75581.4%
Dec 19-4:15 am2:44 pm10:00 pm(50.3°)233,92189.3%
Dec 20-5:31 am3:13 pm10:54 pm(54.3°)230,36795.3%
Dec 21-6:49 am3:49 pm11:52 pm(57.2°)227,42799.0%
Dec 22-8:05 am4:35 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Utrecht. 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 Utrecht This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:47 amMon 3:25 pmMon 11:06 amAverage visibility
VenusMon 4:30 amMon 2:30 pmMon 9:30 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:42 pmMon 12:01 amSun 6:21 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 7:18 amMon 3:28 pmMon 11:23 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 9:42 amMon 5:32 pmMon 1:37 pmVery difficult to see
UranusSun 1:47 pmMon 3:43 amSun 8:45 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 12:35 pmSun 11:25 pmSun 6:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Utrecht.

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