Dakhla, Western Sahara — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.0%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 9:49:29 am


Sunrise Today: 7:35 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:18 pm 245° West


Moonrise Today: 2:50 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 2:31 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 42 minutes (-23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Dakhla

The Sun's altitude in Dakhla today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:49 am

Altitude

25.0°

Heading

132° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 42m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -23s

Winter: +2m 16s

Summer: -2h 53m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakhla Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Dakhla 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 – 6:14 am
Astro. Twilight6:14 am – 6:42 am
Nautical Twilight6:42 am – 7:10 am
Civil Twilight7:10 am – 7:35 am
Daylight7:35 am – 6:18 pm
Civil Twilight6:18 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:10 pm
Astro. Twilight7:10 pm – 7:38 pm
Night7:38 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakhla - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 97:35 am6:18 pm10:42:48−0:2312:56 pm (43.4°)91.545
Dec 107:36 am6:18 pm10:42:26−0:2112:57 pm (43.3°)91.534
Dec 117:36 am6:18 pm10:42:06−0:1912:57 pm (43.3°)91.522
Dec 127:37 am6:19 pm10:41:48−0:1812:58 pm (43.2°)91.512
Dec 137:37 am6:19 pm10:41:32−0:1612:58 pm (43.1°)91.502
Dec 147:38 am6:19 pm10:41:18−0:1412:59 pm (43.1°)91.492
Dec 157:39 am6:20 pm10:41:05−0:1212:59 pm (43.0°)91.484
* All times are local time for Dakhla. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2010:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 am
* All times are local Dakhla time.

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Today's Moon in Dakhla

The Moon's path in Dakhla 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

9:49 am

Altitude

-59.8°

Heading

33° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.0%

Moon in Dakhla - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-2:31 am2:50 pm9:09 pm(70.8°)227,60476.8%
Dec 10-3:32 am3:35 pm10:03 pm(75.4°)225,03286.2%
Dec 11-4:36 am4:24 pm11:00 pm(79.5°)223,32693.6%
Dec 12-5:41 am5:16 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 13-6:47 am6:13 pm12:00 am(82.7°)222,73798.3%
Dec 14-7:52 am7:13 pm1:02 am(84.7°)223,39899.8%
Dec 15-8:54 am8:15 pm2:04 am(85.1°)225,28198.1%
* All times are local time for Dakhla. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Dakhla This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:11 amFri 7:42 pmFri 2:26 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 10:47 amFri 9:32 pmFri 4:09 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 11:55 amFri 11:05 pmFri 5:30 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 3:07 amFri 2:50 pmFri 8:59 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 7:39 amFri 6:22 pmFri 1:00 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 2:50 pmSat 3:20 amFri 9:05 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 12:47 pmSat 12:19 amFri 6:33 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakhla.

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