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Moon: 5.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 30, 2016 at 6:10:56 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 81° East
Sunset Today: 6:51 PM 279° West


Moonrise Today: 4:40 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 5:32 PM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 23 minutes (-41s)

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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

6:10 AM

Altitude

-4.1°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

12h 23m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -41s

Winter: +1h 1m

Summer: -30m 38s

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 – 5:16 AM
Astro. Twilight5:16 AM – 5:41 AM
Nautical Twilight5:41 AM – 6:06 AM
Civil Twilight6:06 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 6:51 PM
Civil Twilight6:51 PM – 7:13 PM
Nautical Twilight7:13 PM – 7:38 PM
Astro. Twilight7:38 PM – 8:03 PM
Night8:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sokoto - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 306:28 AM6:51 PM12:23:06−0:4112:40 PM (85.7°)93.845
Aug 316:28 AM6:50 PM12:22:24−0:4112:39 PM (85.3°)93.824
Sep 16:28 AM6:50 PM12:21:43−0:4112:39 PM (85.0°)93.802
Sep 26:28 AM6:49 PM12:21:01−0:4112:39 PM (84.6°)93.779
Sep 36:28 AM6:48 PM12:20:19−0:4212:38 PM (84.2°)93.757
Sep 46:28 AM6:48 PM12:19:36−0:4212:38 PM (83.9°)93.733
Sep 56:28 AM6:47 PM12:18:54−0:4212:38 PM (83.5°)93.710
* All times are local time for Sokoto. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Sokoto on Sep 1

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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

6:10 AM

Altitude

20.1°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.0%

Moon in Sokoto - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 304:40 AM5:32 PM-11:07 AM(88.9°)239,8834.1%
Aug 315:33 AM6:18 PM-11:56 AM(87.9°)242,1200.9%
Sep 16:24 AM7:01 PM-12:43 PM(84.2°)244,3720.0%
Sep 27:14 AM7:42 PM-1:29 PM(80.2°)246,5421.3%
Sep 38:02 AM8:22 PM-2:13 PM(76.2°)248,5054.7%
Sep 48:49 AM9:02 PM-2:56 PM(72.2°)250,1149.8%
Sep 59:36 AM9:41 PM-3:40 PM(68.5°)251,21916.4%
* 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, Tue, Aug 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:54 AMTue 7:51 PMTue 1:53 PMDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:03 AMTue 8:09 PMTue 2:06 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 1:10 PMWed 12:25 AMTue 6:47 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 7:53 AMTue 8:00 PMTue 1:57 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnTue 12:54 PMWed 12:18 AMTue 6:36 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 9:25 PMTue 9:44 AMTue 3:34 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 7:01 PMTue 6:48 AMTue 12:55 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sokoto.

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