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Qaanaaq, Greenland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2018

Current Time: Dec 12, 2018 at 11:19:15 am

Sun Direction: 149° Southeast

Sun Altitude: -12.4°

Sun Distance: 91.520 million mi

Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2018 7:22 pm (Winter)

Sun: Down all day

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2018 Sun Graph for Qaanaaq

December 2018 — Sun in Qaanaaq

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
1Down all day8:28 am6:22 pm10:47 am4:03 pmNot above -6°1:25 pm (-9.3°)91.657
2Down all day8:31 am6:20 pm10:52 am3:59 pmNot above -6°1:26 pm (-9.5°)91.643
3Down all day8:34 am6:17 pm10:57 am3:54 pmNot above -6°1:26 pm (-9.6°)91.629
4Down all day8:37 am6:15 pm11:02 am3:51 pmNot above -6°1:27 pm (-9.8°)91.616
5Down all day8:40 am6:13 pm11:07 am3:47 pmNot above -6°1:27 pm (-9.9°)91.603
6Down all day8:43 am6:11 pm11:11 am3:43 pmNot above -6°1:27 pm (-10.0°)91.590
7Down all day8:45 am6:10 pm11:16 am3:40 pmNot above -6°1:28 pm (-10.1°)91.577
8Down all day8:48 am6:08 pm11:20 am3:36 pmNot above -6°1:28 pm (-10.2°)91.565
9Down all day8:50 am6:06 pm11:24 am3:33 pmNot above -6°1:29 pm (-10.3°)91.553
10Down all day8:53 am6:05 pm11:28 am3:30 pmNot above -6°1:29 pm (-10.4°)91.541
11Down all day8:55 am6:04 pm11:32 am3:27 pmNot above -6°1:30 pm (-10.5°)91.530
12Down all day8:57 am6:03 pm11:35 am3:25 pmNot above -6°1:30 pm (-10.6°)91.519
13Down all day8:59 am6:02 pm11:39 am3:22 pmNot above -6°1:31 pm (-10.6°)91.508
14Down all day9:00 am6:01 pm11:42 am3:20 pmNot above -6°1:31 pm (-10.7°)91.498
15Down all day9:02 am6:01 pm11:44 am3:19 pmNot above -6°1:32 pm (-10.8°)91.488
16Down all day9:03 am6:00 pm11:47 am3:17 pmNot above -6°1:32 pm (-10.8°)91.479
17Down all day9:05 am6:00 pm11:49 am3:16 pmNot above -6°1:33 pm (-10.8°)91.470
18Down all day9:06 am6:00 pm11:51 am3:15 pmNot above -6°1:33 pm (-10.9°)91.462
19Down all day9:07 am6:00 pm11:52 am3:15 pmNot above -6°1:34 pm (-10.9°)91.454
20Down all day9:08 am6:00 pm11:53 am3:15 pmNot above -6°1:34 pm (-10.9°)91.446
21Down all day9:08 am6:01 pm11:54 am3:15 pmNot above -6°1:35 pm (-10.9°)91.440
22Down all day9:09 am6:01 pm11:55 am3:15 pmNot above -6°1:35 pm (-10.9°)91.434
23Down all day9:09 am6:02 pm11:55 am3:16 pmNot above -6°1:36 pm (-10.9°)91.428
24Down all day9:09 am6:03 pm11:54 am3:18 pmNot above -6°1:36 pm (-10.9°)91.423
25Down all day9:09 am6:04 pm11:54 am3:19 pmNot above -6°1:37 pm (-10.8°)91.419
26Down all day9:09 am6:05 pm11:53 am3:21 pmNot above -6°1:37 pm (-10.8°)91.415
27Down all day9:09 am6:07 pm11:52 am3:24 pmNot above -6°1:38 pm (-10.8°)91.412
28Down all day9:08 am6:08 pm11:50 am3:26 pmNot above -6°1:38 pm (-10.7°)91.410
29Down all day9:08 am6:10 pm11:48 am3:29 pmNot above -6°1:38 pm (-10.7°)91.408
30Down all day9:07 am6:12 pm11:46 am3:33 pmNot above -6°1:39 pm (-10.6°)91.406
31Down all day9:06 am6:14 pm11:43 am3:36 pmNot above -6°1:39 pm (-10.5°)91.405
* All times are local time for Qaanaaq. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Today is highlighted.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 7:22 pm in Qaanaaq. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Qaanaaq has polar nights in December.

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