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Alexandria, Egypt — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 70.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 17, 2018 at 5:44:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:52 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:00 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:25 pm 87° East
Moonset Today: 1:07 am 270° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (-13s)

Location of AlexandriaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Alexandria

Time:5:44 pm
Altitude:-9.4°
Direction:248° W
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 10h 7m 38s (Dec 17, 2018)

13 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 16, 2018)

27 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

4 hours, 3 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alexandria Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:52 am
Daylight6:52 am – 5:00 pm
Civil Twilight5:00 pm – 5:26 pm
Nautical Twilight5:26 pm – 5:57 pm
Astro. Twilight5:57 pm – 6:26 pm
Night6:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Alexandria - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 176:52 am5:00 pm10:07:38−0:1311:56 am (35.5°)91.472
Dec 186:53 am5:00 pm10:07:27−0:1011:56 am (35.4°)91.464
Dec 196:53 am5:00 pm10:07:19−0:0811:57 am (35.4°)91.456
Dec 206:54 am5:01 pm10:07:13−0:0511:57 am (35.4°)91.448
Dec 216:54 am5:01 pm10:07:11−0:0211:58 am (35.4°)91.442
Dec 226:55 am5:02 pm10:07:11< 1s11:58 am (35.4°)91.435
Dec 236:55 am5:02 pm10:07:13+0:0211:59 am (35.4°)91.430
* All times are local time for Alexandria. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 12:22 am in Alexandria. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 4 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Alexandria

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Alexandria - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 17-1:07 am1:25 pm7:41 pm(61.9°)241,78671.7%
Dec 18-2:04 am1:59 pm8:28 pm(66.7°)238,02180.8%
Dec 19-3:03 am2:36 pm9:17 pm(71.2°)234,18088.8%
Dec 20-4:05 am3:17 pm10:11 pm(75.2°)230,59695.0%
Dec 21-5:10 am4:04 pm11:08 pm(78.2°)227,60398.9%
Dec 22-6:16 am4:58 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-7:21 am5:59 pm12:09 am(79.9°)225,49399.9%
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 Alexandria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:13 amTue 3:41 pmTue 10:27 amAverage visibility
VenusTue 3:18 amTue 2:23 pmTue 8:50 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:49 amMon 11:32 pmMon 5:40 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 5:33 amTue 3:49 pmTue 10:41 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 7:54 amMon 6:01 pmMon 12:58 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 1:35 pmTue 2:30 amMon 8:02 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 11:33 amMon 11:01 pmMon 5:17 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Alexandria.

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