Flag for United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 59.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 12:47:45 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 6:48 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 11:28 PM 74° East
Moonset Today: 11:52 AM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 47 minutes (-1m 18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Abu Dhabi

The Sun's altitude in Abu Dhabi 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

12:47 PM

Altitude

75.4°

Heading

203° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 47m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 18s

Winter: +2h 10m

Summer: -51m 42s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Abu Dhabi Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Abu Dhabi 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 – 4:42 AM
Astro. Twilight4:42 AM – 5:10 AM
Nautical Twilight5:10 AM – 5:37 AM
Civil Twilight5:37 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 6:48 PM
Civil Twilight6:48 PM – 7:12 PM
Nautical Twilight7:12 PM – 7:39 PM
Astro. Twilight7:39 PM – 8:07 PM
Night8:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Abu Dhabi - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 246:01 AM6:48 PM12:47:34−1:1812:25 PM (76.4°)93.971
Aug 256:01 AM6:47 PM12:46:15−1:1912:25 PM (76.1°)93.951
Aug 266:02 AM6:47 PM12:44:55−1:1912:24 PM (75.7°)93.931
Aug 276:02 AM6:46 PM12:43:35−1:1912:24 PM (75.4°)93.911
Aug 286:02 AM6:45 PM12:42:15−1:2012:24 PM (75.0°)93.890
Aug 296:03 AM6:44 PM12:40:54−1:2012:23 PM (74.7°)93.870
Aug 306:03 AM6:43 PM12:39:33−1:2112:23 PM (74.3°)93.848
* All times are local time for Abu Dhabi. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar..

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 212:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 226:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 212:44 PM
* All times are local Abu Dhabi time.

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Today's Moon in Abu Dhabi

The Moon's path in Abu Dhabi 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

12:47 PM

Altitude

-12.4°

Heading

290° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

59.1%

Moon in Abu Dhabi - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-11:52 AM11:28 PM5:14 AM(77.6°)229,12662.7%
Aug 25-12:54 PM-6:09 AM(80.8°)230,32450.9%
Aug 2612:19 AM1:54 PM-7:05 AM(82.9°)231,82139.1%
Aug 271:12 AM2:51 PM-8:01 AM(83.8°)233,53428.1%
Aug 282:08 AM3:45 PM-8:57 AM(83.6°)235,41618.4%
Aug 293:05 AM4:36 PM-9:51 AM(82.2°)237,43910.5%
Aug 304:02 AM5:22 PM-10:43 AM(79.9°)239,5824.7%
* All times are local time for Abu Dhabi. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Abu Dhabi This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:57 AMWed 7:54 PMWed 1:55 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:37 AMWed 7:56 PMWed 1:47 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:27 PMWed 11:55 PMWed 6:41 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 7:53 AMWed 8:05 PMWed 1:59 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnWed 1:20 PMThu 12:06 AMWed 6:43 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 9:21 PMThu 9:56 AMThu 3:39 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 7:13 PMThu 6:45 AMThu 12:59 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Abu Dhabi.

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