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Moon: 16.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 12:36:28 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:30 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 6:22 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 1:34 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 3:31 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 52 minutes (-1m 42s)

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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 the box on the right. 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 PM

Altitude

67.4°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 52m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 42s

Winter: +2h 39m

Summer: -1h 12m

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 – 4:07 AM
Astro. Twilight4:07 AM – 4:36 AM
Nautical Twilight4:36 AM – 5:05 AM
Civil Twilight5:05 AM – 5:30 AM
Daylight5:30 AM – 6:22 PM
Civil Twilight6:22 PM – 6:46 PM
Nautical Twilight6:46 PM – 7:15 PM
Astro. Twilight7:15 PM – 7:45 PM
Night7:45 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 285:30 AM6:22 PM12:52:02−1:4211:56 AM (69.4°)93.889
Aug 295:30 AM6:21 PM12:50:19−1:4211:56 AM (69.1°)93.868
Aug 305:31 AM6:20 PM12:48:36−1:4311:56 AM (68.7°)93.847
Aug 315:32 AM6:18 PM12:46:52−1:4311:55 AM (68.4°)93.825
Sep 15:32 AM6:17 PM12:45:08−1:4311:55 AM (68.0°)93.803
Sep 25:33 AM6:16 PM12:43:24−1:4411:55 AM (67.6°)93.781
Sep 35:33 AM6:15 PM12:41:39−1:4411:54 AM (67.3°)93.758
* 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 PM

Altitude

34.9°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.5%

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 281:34 AM3:31 PM-8:33 AM(77.9°)235,54217.9%
Aug 292:32 AM4:20 PM-9:27 AM(76.4°)237,57310.1%
Aug 303:30 AM5:04 PM-10:19 AM(74.0°)239,7244.4%
Aug 314:28 AM5:45 PM-11:09 AM(70.9°)241,9571.1%
Sep 15:24 AM6:23 PM-11:56 AM(67.2°)244,2110.0%
Sep 26:20 AM6:59 PM-12:42 PM(63.3°)246,3911.2%
Sep 37:14 AM7:33 PM-1:26 PM(59.2°)248,3734.4%
* 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, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:22 AMSun 7:11 PMSun 1:16 PMDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:14 AMSun 7:28 PMSun 1:21 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 1:07 PMSun 11:07 PMSun 6:07 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:13 AMSun 7:26 PMSun 1:19 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 12:48 PMSun 11:12 PMSun 6:00 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 8:33 PMMon 9:17 AMMon 2:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:33 PMMon 5:57 AMMon 12:15 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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