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

Moon: 19.9%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Sep 21, 2020 at 7:33:36 am
Sunrise Today: 5:42 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 5:52 pm 271° West
Moonrise Today: 9:56 am 109° East
Moonset Today: 8:58 pm 249° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 10 minutes (-1m 47s)
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Today's Sun Position in Cairo

Time:7:33 am
Altitude:22.9°
Direction:103° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 9m 34s (Sep 21, 2020)

1 minute, 47 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 20, 2020)

1 hour, 56 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

1 hour, 55 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairo Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:23 am
Astro. Twilight4:23 am – 4:51 am
Nautical Twilight4:51 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:42 am
Daylight5:42 am – 5:52 pm
Civil Twilight5:52 pm – 6:16 pm
Nautical Twilight6:16 pm – 6:44 pm
Astro. Twilight6:44 pm – 7:12 pm
Night7:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 215:42 am5:52 pm12:09:34−1:4711:47 am (60.4°)93.320
Sep 225:43 am5:51 pm12:07:46−1:4711:47 am (60.0°)93.294
Sep 235:44 am5:50 pm12:05:58−1:4711:47 am (59.6°)93.267
Sep 245:44 am5:48 pm12:04:10−1:4811:46 am (59.2°)93.240
Sep 255:45 am5:47 pm12:02:22−1:4711:46 am (58.9°)93.213
Sep 265:45 am5:46 pm12:00:34−1:4711:46 am (58.5°)93.187
Sep 275:46 am5:45 pm11:58:46−1:4711:45 am (58.1°)93.160
* All times are local time for Cairo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 3:30 pm in Cairo.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Cairo

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 219:56 am8:58 pm-3:30 pm(42.2°)227,51823.1%
Sep 2211:04 am9:44 pm-4:26 pm(38.2°)230,50734.0%
Sep 2312:09 pm10:35 pm-5:23 pm(35.7°)233,78945.3%
Sep 241:10 pm11:31 pm-6:21 pm(34.7°)237,10456.6%
Sep 252:06 pm--7:16 pm(35.3°)240,25667.2%
Sep 26-12:28 am2:54 pm8:09 pm(37.3°)243,11576.7%
Sep 27-1:27 am3:37 pm8:59 pm(40.3°)245,61384.9%
* All times are local time for Cairo. 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 Cairo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 21, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:35 amMon 6:52 pmMon 1:13 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 2:28 amMon 3:48 pmMon 9:08 amGood visibility
MarsSun 7:23 pmMon 7:57 amMon 1:40 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 2:01 pmTue 12:13 amMon 7:07 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:30 pmTue 12:50 amMon 7:40 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 7:49 pmMon 9:01 amMon 2:25 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 5:23 pmTue 5:01 amMon 11:12 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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