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Moon: 25.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 5, 2016 at 12:36:25 am


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:55 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:55 am 106° East
Moonset Today: 10:16 pm 256° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 18 minutes (-41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cairo

The Sun's altitude in Cairo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:36 am

Altitude

-76.3°

Heading

59° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 18m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: -41s

Winter: +5m 28s

Summer: -3h 46m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Cairo today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:41 am
Nautical Twilight5:41 am – 6:11 am
Civil Twilight6:11 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 4:55 pm
Civil Twilight4:55 pm – 5:21 pm
Nautical Twilight5:21 pm – 5:51 pm
Astro. Twilight5:51 pm – 6:20 pm
Night6:20 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 56:37 am4:55 pm10:18:09−0:4111:46 am (37.5°)91.598
Dec 66:37 am4:55 pm10:17:30−0:3911:46 am (37.4°)91.585
Dec 76:38 am4:55 pm10:16:54−0:3611:47 am (37.3°)91.572
Dec 86:39 am4:55 pm10:16:19−0:3411:47 am (37.2°)91.559
Dec 96:40 am4:55 pm10:15:47−0:3111:48 am (37.1°)91.547
Dec 106:40 am4:56 pm10:15:18−0:2911:48 am (37.0°)91.535
Dec 116:41 am4:56 pm10:14:51−0:2711:48 am (36.9°)91.524
* All times are local time for Cairo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:34 am
September EquinoxSep 224:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2112:44 pm
* All times are local Cairo time.

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Today's Moon in Cairo

The Moon's path in Cairo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

12:36 am

Altitude

-41.2°

Heading

276° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.7%

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 510:55 am10:16 pm-4:33 pm(46.5°)241,10331.9%
Dec 611:35 am11:14 pm-5:22 pm(50.1°)237,94942.3%
Dec 712:15 pm--6:11 pm(54.3°)234,57753.4%
Dec 8-12:14 am12:54 pm7:02 pm(58.9°)231,17464.6%
Dec 9-1:15 am1:34 pm7:53 pm(63.7°)227,99075.4%
Dec 10-2:19 am2:16 pm8:47 pm(68.4°)225,32685.1%
Dec 11-3:25 am3:01 pm9:44 pm(72.6°)223,49092.8%
* All times are local time for Cairo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Cairo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 5, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:13 amMon 6:10 pmMon 1:12 pmAverage visiblity
VenusMon 9:51 amMon 8:03 pmMon 2:57 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:02 amMon 9:50 pmMon 4:26 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 2:15 amMon 1:52 pmMon 8:04 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:57 amMon 5:15 pmMon 12:06 pmNot visible
UranusMon 1:54 pmTue 2:32 amMon 8:13 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 11:59 amMon 11:21 pmMon 5:40 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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