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Moon: 36.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2016 at 4:04:39 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:24 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:07 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 1:16 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 2:09 PM 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 43 minutes (-29s)

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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

4:04 AM

Altitude

-31.5°

Heading

58° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 43m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: -29s

Winter: +1h 21m

Summer: -10m 16s

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 – 5:08 AM
Astro. Twilight5:08 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:24 AM
Daylight6:24 AM – 7:07 PM
Civil Twilight7:07 PM – 7:30 PM
Nautical Twilight7:30 PM – 7:56 PM
Astro. Twilight7:56 PM – 8:23 PM
Night8:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sokoto - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 286:24 AM7:07 PM12:43:28−0:2912:46 PM (84.2°)94.387
Jul 296:24 AM7:07 PM12:42:58−0:3012:45 PM (84.5°)94.377
Jul 306:24 AM7:07 PM12:42:27−0:3112:45 PM (84.7°)94.366
Jul 316:24 AM7:06 PM12:41:55−0:3112:45 PM (85.0°)94.355
Aug 16:25 AM7:06 PM12:41:23−0:3212:45 PM (85.2°)94.344
Aug 26:25 AM7:06 PM12:40:50−0:3212:45 PM (85.5°)94.332
Aug 36:25 AM7:05 PM12:40:17−0:3312:45 PM (85.7°)94.319
* All times are local time for Sokoto. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:04 AM

Altitude

38.5°

Heading

83° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

36.8%

Moon in Sokoto - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 281:16 AM2:09 PM-7:42 AM(89.2°)229,80335.1%
Jul 292:08 AM3:08 PM-8:37 AM(86.5°)230,27924.2%
Jul 303:03 AM4:06 PM-9:34 AM(84.8°)231,17814.8%
Jul 314:00 AM5:04 PM-10:32 AM(84.5°)232,5377.5%
Aug 14:57 AM5:58 PM-11:28 AM(85.3°)234,3612.6%
Aug 25:53 AM6:50 PM-12:22 PM(87.2°)236,6060.3%
Aug 36:48 AM7:38 PM-1:14 PM(89.9°)239,1710.5%
* All times are local time for Sokoto. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sokoto This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:53 AMThu 8:25 PMThu 2:09 PMAverage visiblity
VenusThu 7:26 AMThu 8:02 PMThu 1:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 2:13 PMFri 1:33 AMThu 7:53 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:37 AMThu 9:48 PMThu 3:43 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 3:04 PMFri 2:28 AMThu 8:46 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:36 PMThu 11:55 AMThu 5:46 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 9:14 PMThu 9:01 AMThu 3:08 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sokoto.

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