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

Moon: 3.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 30, 2016 at 6:15:20 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:45 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 8:23 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 5:55 AM 74° East
Moonset Today: 7:11 PM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 38 minutes (-1m 18s)

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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 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

6:15 PM

Altitude

28.3°

Heading

267° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 38m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 18s

Winter: +1h 57m

Summer: -57m 49s

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 – 6:28 AM
Astro. Twilight6:28 AM – 6:55 AM
Nautical Twilight6:55 AM – 7:22 AM
Civil Twilight7:22 AM – 7:45 AM
Daylight7:45 AM – 8:23 PM
Civil Twilight8:23 PM – 8:46 PM
Nautical Twilight8:46 PM – 9:13 PM
Astro. Twilight9:13 PM – 9:40 PM
Night9:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Dakhla - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 307:45 AM8:23 PM12:38:05−1:182:04 PM (75.0°)93.844
Aug 317:45 AM8:22 PM12:36:47−1:182:04 PM (74.7°)93.823
Sep 17:46 AM8:21 PM12:35:28−1:182:04 PM (74.3°)93.800
Sep 27:46 AM8:20 PM12:34:09−1:192:03 PM (73.9°)93.778
Sep 37:46 AM8:19 PM12:32:49−1:192:03 PM (73.6°)93.755
Sep 47:47 AM8:18 PM12:31:30−1:192:03 PM (73.2°)93.732
Sep 57:47 AM8:17 PM12:30:10−1:192:02 PM (72.8°)93.709
* All times are local time for Dakhla. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Dakhla on Sep 1

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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

6:15 PM

Altitude

11.3°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.0%

Moon in Dakhla - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 305:55 AM7:11 PM-12:34 PM(80.1°)240,0123.9%
Aug 316:51 AM7:53 PM-1:24 PM(76.9°)242,2530.8%
Sep 17:45 AM8:33 PM-2:11 PM(73.2°)244,5030.0%
Sep 28:38 AM9:11 PM-2:56 PM(69.2°)246,6651.5%
Sep 39:29 AM9:48 PM-3:40 PM(65.2°)248,6114.9%
Sep 410:20 AM10:24 PM-4:24 PM(61.2°)250,19410.1%
Sep 511:10 AM11:01 PM-5:07 PM(57.5°)251,26516.8%
* All times are local time for Dakhla. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Aug 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:21 AMTue 9:13 PMTue 3:17 PMDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:27 AMTue 9:35 PMTue 3:31 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 2:57 PMWed 1:27 AMTue 8:12 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 9:16 AMTue 9:26 PMTue 3:21 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnTue 2:36 PMWed 1:25 AMTue 8:01 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:38 PMWed 11:12 AMWed 4:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:29 PMWed 8:02 AMWed 2:15 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakhla.

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