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Sofia, Bulgaria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 96.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 16, 2019 at 7:22:05 am


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 85° East
Sunset Today: 7:35 pm 274° West


Moonrise Today: 8:59 pm 85° East
Moonset Today: 8:57 am 272° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 28 minutes (-2m 51s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sofia

Time:7:22 am
Altitude:2.2°
Direction:88° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 28m 36s (Sep 16, 2019)

2 minutes, 51 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 15, 2019)

3 hours, 26 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

2 hours, 50 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sofia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 6:05 am
Nautical Twilight6:05 am – 6:38 am
Civil Twilight6:38 am – 7:07 am
Daylight7:07 am – 7:35 pm
Civil Twilight7:35 pm – 8:03 pm
Nautical Twilight8:03 pm – 8:37 pm
Astro. Twilight8:37 pm – 9:11 pm
Night9:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sofia - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 167:07 am7:35 pm12:28:36−2:511:21 pm (50.0°)93.464
Sep 177:08 am7:33 pm12:25:44−2:511:21 pm (49.6°)93.439
Sep 187:09 am7:32 pm12:22:53−2:511:20 pm (49.2°)93.414
Sep 197:10 am7:30 pm12:20:01−2:511:20 pm (48.8°)93.389
Sep 207:11 am7:28 pm12:17:09−2:511:20 pm (48.4°)93.364
Sep 217:12 am7:26 pm12:14:17−2:521:19 pm (48.1°)93.338
Sep 227:13 am7:24 pm12:11:25−2:521:19 pm (47.7°)93.313
* All times are local time for Sofia. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 10:50 am in Sofia.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Sofia

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Sofia - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 16-8:57 am8:59 pm2:42 am(47.0°)251,30996.9%
Sep 17-9:57 am9:23 pm3:23 am(51.8°)250,06492.7%
Sep 18-10:58 am9:50 pm4:06 am(56.4°)248,35686.8%
Sep 19-12:00 pm10:21 pm4:50 am(60.7°)246,16479.2%
Sep 20-1:03 pm10:57 pm5:38 am(64.4°)243,49170.3%
Sep 21-2:07 pm11:40 pm6:28 am(67.3°)240,37660.2%
Sep 22-3:08 pm-7:22 am(69.1°)236,91749.4%
* All times are local time for Sofia. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sofia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:59 amMon 8:01 pmMon 2:01 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:52 amMon 8:00 pmMon 1:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 6:42 amMon 7:28 pmMon 1:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 2:13 pmMon 11:20 pmMon 6:46 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:12 pmTue 1:18 amMon 8:45 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:12 pmMon 10:55 amMon 4:03 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 7:19 pmTue 6:38 amTue 12:58 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sofia.

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