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

Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 6, 2016 at 10:51:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:39 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 6:52 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 5:19 AM 79° East
Moonset Today: 6:30 PM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 13 minutes (+1m 11s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sharjah

The Sun's altitude in Sharjah 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

10:51 PM

Altitude

-43.2°

Heading

332° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 13m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 11s

Winter: +2h 39m

Summer: -30m 6s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sharjah Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Sharjah 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 – 4:15 AM
Astro. Twilight4:15 AM – 4:45 AM
Nautical Twilight4:45 AM – 5:14 AM
Civil Twilight5:14 AM – 5:39 AM
Daylight5:39 AM – 6:52 PM
Civil Twilight6:52 PM – 7:16 PM
Nautical Twilight7:16 PM – 7:45 PM
Astro. Twilight7:45 PM – 8:15 PM
Night8:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sharjah - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 65:39 AM6:52 PM13:13:07+1:1112:15 PM (81.3°)93.789
May 75:38 AM6:52 PM13:14:18+1:1012:15 PM (81.6°)93.811
May 85:37 AM6:53 PM13:15:27+1:0912:15 PM (81.9°)93.833
May 95:37 AM6:53 PM13:16:36+1:0812:15 PM (82.1°)93.854
May 105:36 AM6:54 PM13:17:43+1:0712:15 PM (82.4°)93.876
May 115:35 AM6:54 PM13:18:49+1:0612:15 PM (82.7°)93.896
May 125:35 AM6:55 PM13:19:55+1:0512:15 PM (82.9°)93.917
* All times are local time for Sharjah. 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 Sharjah time.

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Today's Moon in Sharjah

The Moon's path in Sharjah 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

10:51 PM

Altitude

-47.2°

Heading

329° NW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Sharjah - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 65:19 AM6:30 PM-11:53 AM(75.3°)222,3570.5%
May 76:10 AM7:37 PM-12:52 PM(79.0°)223,1870.6%
May 87:04 AM8:42 PM-1:52 PM(81.6°)225,2254.0%
May 98:00 AM9:43 PM-2:51 PM(82.8°)228,25010.2%
May 108:58 AM10:39 PM-3:49 PM(82.8°)231,93818.5%
May 119:56 AM11:31 PM-4:45 PM(81.5°)235,92828.1%
May 1210:53 AM--5:37 PM(79.3°)239,87638.5%
* All times are local time for Sharjah. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sharjah This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercurySat 5:51 AMSat 7:06 PMSat 12:29 PM
VenusSat 5:15 AMSat 6:13 PMSat 11:44 AM
MarsSat 8:13 PMSun 6:49 AMSun 1:31 AM
JupiterFri 2:03 PMSat 2:36 AMFri 8:19 PM
SaturnSat 8:49 PMSun 7:30 AMSun 2:09 AM
UranusSat 4:22 AMSat 4:55 PMSat 10:38 AM
NeptuneSat 2:24 AMSat 1:57 PMSat 8:10 AM
PlutoFri 11:12 PMSat 9:52 AMSat 4:32 AM
* All times are local time for Sharjah.

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