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Moon: 10.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 19, 2014 at 2:37:50 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:55 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:17 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 4:15 AM 105° East
Moonset Today: 4:09 PM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 21 minutes (-2s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sokoto

The Sun's altitude in Sokoto 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

2:37 AM

Altitude

-59.1°

Heading

114° SE

Phase

Night

Day length
11h 21m 35s

-2s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Sokoto today

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Day, night and twilight times in Sokoto 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 – 5:39 AM
Astro. Twilight5:39 AM – 6:06 AM
Nautical Twilight6:06 AM – 6:32 AM
Civil Twilight6:32 AM – 6:55 AM
Daylight6:55 AM – 6:17 PM
Civil Twilight6:17 PM – 6:40 PM
Nautical Twilight6:40 PM – 7:07 PM
Astro. Twilight7:07 PM – 7:33 PM
Night7:33 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sokoto - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 196:55 AM6:17 PM11:21:35−0:0212:36 PM (53.5°)91.467
Dec 206:56 AM6:17 PM11:21:33−0:0112:37 PM (53.5°)91.460
Dec 216:56 AM6:18 PM11:21:32−0:0112:37 PM (53.5°)91.453
Dec 226:57 AM6:18 PM11:21:32< 1s12:38 PM (53.5°)91.447
Dec 236:57 AM6:19 PM11:21:33+0:0112:38 PM (53.5°)91.441
Dec 246:58 AM6:19 PM11:21:35+0:0212:39 PM (53.5°)91.436
Dec 256:58 AM6:20 PM11:21:38+0:0312:39 PM (53.6°)91.431
* All times are in local Sokoto time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 12:03 AM in Sokoto. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 AM
* All times are local Sokoto time.

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Today's moon in Sokoto

The Moon's path in Sokoto 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:37 AM

Altitude

-22.7°

Heading

101° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

10.9%

Moon in Sokoto - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 194:15 AM4:09 PM-10:12 AM(60.4°)237,3158.9%
Dec 205:10 AM5:02 PM-11:06 AM(58.3°)233,9293.6%
Dec 216:08 AM5:58 PM-12:03 PM(57.4°)230,9640.7%
Dec 227:06 AM6:58 PM-1:02 PM(57.6°)228,6750.4%
Dec 238:04 AM7:59 PM-2:01 PM(59.2°)227,2323.2%
Dec 249:00 AM8:59 PM-2:59 PM(61.9°)226,6958.8%
Dec 259:53 AM9:59 PM-3:55 PM(65.6°)227,01316.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Sokoto time.

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