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

Moon: 87.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2019 at 8:53:35 am


Sunrise Today: 4:58 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:11 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:51 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 47 minutes (+1m 5s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cairo

Time:8:53 am
Altitude:48.8°
Direction:93° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 47m 34s (May 22, 2019)

1 minute, 5 seconds longer than yesterday (May 21, 2019)

3 hours, 34 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

17 minutes, 19 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairo Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:25 am
Astro. Twilight3:25 am – 3:59 am
Nautical Twilight3:59 am – 4:31 am
Civil Twilight4:31 am – 4:58 am
Daylight4:58 am – 6:45 pm
Civil Twilight6:45 pm – 7:12 pm
Nautical Twilight7:12 pm – 7:44 pm
Astro. Twilight7:44 pm – 8:18 pm
Night8:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 224:58 am6:45 pm13:47:34+1:0511:51 am (80.3°)94.093
May 234:57 am6:46 pm13:48:39+1:0411:51 am (80.5°)94.111
May 244:57 am6:46 pm13:49:41+1:0211:51 am (80.7°)94.129
May 254:56 am6:47 pm13:50:42+1:0011:51 am (80.9°)94.146
May 264:56 am6:48 pm13:51:41+0:5811:52 am (81.1°)94.164
May 274:55 am6:48 pm13:52:38+0:5711:52 am (81.2°)94.181
May 284:55 am6:49 pm13:53:33+0:5511:52 am (81.4°)94.197
* All times are local time for Cairo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Cairo

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-7:51 am10:11 pm2:35 am(37.0°)243,96389.4%
May 23-8:44 am10:58 pm3:27 am(37.3°)246,61082.2%
May 24-9:38 am11:40 pm4:17 am(38.7°)248,78573.9%
May 25-10:32 am-5:04 am(41.1°)250,30964.7%
May 2612:18 am11:26 am-5:50 am(44.3°)251,05555.1%
May 2712:52 am12:19 pm-6:33 am(48.2°)250,96145.4%
May 281:25 am1:12 pm-7:16 am(52.5°)250,03135.8%
* 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, Wed, May 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:00 amWed 6:52 pmWed 11:55 amVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusWed 3:49 amWed 4:56 pmWed 10:22 amFairly good visibility
MarsWed 7:09 amWed 9:17 pmWed 2:13 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 8:11 pmThu 6:24 amThu 1:18 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 10:11 pmThu 8:29 amThu 3:20 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:33 amWed 4:35 pmWed 10:04 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:27 amWed 1:05 pmWed 7:16 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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