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Moon: 79.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 16, 2017 at 7:29:54 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:52 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:18 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 9:31 pm 85° East
Moonset Today: 9:34 am 278° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 26 minutes (+1m)

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Today's Sun Position in Cairo

The Sun's altitude in Cairo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

7:29 pm

Altitude

-28.1°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 26m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m

Winter: +14m 1s

Summer: -3h 38m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Cairo 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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:52 am
Daylight6:52 am – 5:18 pm
Civil Twilight5:18 pm – 5:44 pm
Nautical Twilight5:44 pm – 6:13 pm
Astro. Twilight6:13 pm – 6:42 pm
Night6:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cairo - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 166:52 am5:18 pm10:26:42+1:0012:05 pm (39.1°)91.442
Jan 176:51 am5:19 pm10:27:45+1:0212:05 pm (39.3°)91.449
Jan 186:51 am5:20 pm10:28:50+1:0412:05 pm (39.5°)91.456
Jan 196:51 am5:21 pm10:29:56+1:0612:06 pm (39.7°)91.464
Jan 206:51 am5:22 pm10:31:05+1:0812:06 pm (39.9°)91.472
Jan 216:50 am5:23 pm10:32:15+1:1012:06 pm (40.2°)91.481
Jan 226:50 am5:24 pm10:33:26+1:1112:07 pm (40.4°)91.490
* All times are local time for Cairo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:24 am
September EquinoxSep 2210:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 216:28 pm
* All times are local Cairo time.

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Today's Moon in Cairo

The Moon's path in Cairo 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 2017 Moon Phases

7:29 pm

Altitude

-25.1°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.6%

Moon in Cairo - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 16-9:34 am9:31 pm3:06 am(67.4°)238,84885.0%
Jan 17-10:10 am10:26 pm3:53 am(63.2°)242,43876.6%
Jan 18-10:45 am11:20 pm4:38 am(59.0°)245,68067.4%
Jan 19-11:19 am-5:22 am(54.9°)248,34157.6%
Jan 2012:13 am11:54 am-6:05 am(51.1°)250,26047.8%
Jan 211:05 am12:29 pm-6:49 am(47.7°)251,34638.2%
Jan 221:57 am1:07 pm-7:33 am(44.8°)251,58329.0%
* All times are local time for Cairo. 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, Jan 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:12 amTue 3:32 pmTue 10:22 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:23 amMon 8:58 pmMon 3:10 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 9:46 amMon 9:32 pmMon 3:39 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 11:49 pmTue 11:18 amTue 5:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:30 amTue 2:46 pmTue 9:38 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 11:08 amMon 11:47 pmMon 5:27 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:17 amMon 8:40 pmMon 2:58 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairo.

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