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Moon: 2.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 30, 2016 at 10:59:34 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:31 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:20 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 3:30 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:04 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 48 minutes (-1m 43s)

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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

10:59 PM

Altitude

-49.1°

Heading

339° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 48m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 43s

Winter: +2h 35m

Summer: -1h 16m

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 – 4:08 AM
Astro. Twilight4:08 AM – 4:38 AM
Nautical Twilight4:38 AM – 5:07 AM
Civil Twilight5:07 AM – 5:31 AM
Daylight5:31 AM – 6:20 PM
Civil Twilight6:20 PM – 6:44 PM
Nautical Twilight6:44 PM – 7:13 PM
Astro. Twilight7:13 PM – 7:42 PM
Night7:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Sep 45:34 AM6:14 PM12:39:55−1:4411:54 AM (66.9°)93.735
Sep 55:34 AM6:12 PM12:38:09−1:4511:54 AM (66.5°)93.712
* 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

10:59 PM

Altitude

-47.6°

Heading

5° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.4%

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Sep 48:07 AM8:07 PM-2:09 PM(55.3°)250,0139.4%
Sep 58:59 AM8:42 PM-2:52 PM(51.5°)251,15915.9%
* 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, Tue, Aug 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:11 AMWed 6:58 PMWed 1:05 PMVery difficult to see
VenusWed 7:19 AMWed 7:26 PMWed 1:23 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 1:04 PMTue 11:03 PMTue 6:04 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 7:04 AMWed 7:15 PMWed 1:10 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 12:40 PMTue 11:05 PMTue 5:52 PMAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:21 PMThu 9:05 AMThu 2:43 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 6:21 PMThu 5:45 AMThu 12:03 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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