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

Moon: 24.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 3:54:43 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:57 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:42 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 1:06 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 2:48 PM 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 45 minutes (-1m 23s)

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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

3:54 PM

Altitude

36.9°

Heading

263° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 45m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 23s

Winter: +2h 11m

Summer: -58m 2s

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 – 4:38 AM
Astro. Twilight4:38 AM – 5:06 AM
Nautical Twilight5:06 AM – 5:34 AM
Civil Twilight5:34 AM – 5:57 AM
Daylight5:57 AM – 6:42 PM
Civil Twilight6:42 PM – 7:06 PM
Nautical Twilight7:06 PM – 7:33 PM
Astro. Twilight7:33 PM – 8:01 PM
Night8:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sharjah - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 275:57 AM6:42 PM12:45:10−1:2312:20 PM (74.5°)93.911
Aug 285:57 AM6:41 PM12:43:46−1:2312:19 PM (74.1°)93.891
Aug 295:58 AM6:40 PM12:42:22−1:2412:19 PM (73.8°)93.870
Aug 305:58 AM6:39 PM12:40:58−1:2412:19 PM (73.4°)93.848
Aug 315:59 AM6:38 PM12:39:33−1:2412:19 PM (73.1°)93.827
Sep 15:59 AM6:37 PM12:38:08−1:2512:18 PM (72.7°)93.805
Sep 25:59 AM6:36 PM12:36:42−1:2512:18 PM (72.3°)93.782
* 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

3:54 PM

Altitude

-14.0°

Heading

298° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

24.9%

Moon in Sharjah - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 271:06 AM2:48 PM-7:57 AM(82.9°)233,52928.1%
Aug 282:02 AM3:42 PM-8:53 AM(82.7°)235,41018.5%
Aug 292:59 AM4:33 PM-9:47 AM(81.3°)237,43310.5%
Aug 303:56 AM5:19 PM-10:39 AM(79.0°)239,5764.7%
Aug 314:52 AM6:01 PM-11:29 AM(75.9°)241,8051.2%
Sep 15:48 AM6:41 PM-12:16 PM(72.2°)244,0600.0%
Sep 26:41 AM7:19 PM-1:02 PM(68.3°)246,2491.0%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:47 AMSat 7:39 PMSat 1:43 PMDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:37 AMSat 7:51 PMSat 1:44 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:20 PMSat 11:43 PMSat 6:32 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 7:40 AMSat 7:51 PMSat 1:46 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 1:06 PMSat 11:49 PMSat 6:28 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 9:04 PMSun 9:41 AMSun 3:22 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:57 PMSun 6:28 AMSun 12:43 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sharjah.

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