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Asmara, Eritrea — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 89.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 17, 2019 at 7:35:42 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:12 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 6:24 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 8:42 pm 81° East
Moonset Today: 8:36 am 276° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 11 minutes (-50s)

Location of AsmaraLocation

Today's Sun Position in Asmara

Time:7:35 pm
Altitude:-17.9°
Direction:277° W
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 11m 45s (Sep 17, 2019)

50 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 16, 2019)

58 minutes, 32 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

50 minutes, 30 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Asmara Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:01 am
Astro. Twilight5:01 am – 5:26 am
Nautical Twilight5:26 am – 5:51 am
Civil Twilight5:51 am – 6:12 am
Daylight6:12 am – 6:24 pm
Civil Twilight6:24 pm – 6:46 pm
Nautical Twilight6:46 pm – 7:11 pm
Astro. Twilight7:11 pm – 7:36 pm
Night7:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Asmara - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 176:12 am6:24 pm12:11:45−0:5012:18 pm (77.0°)93.440
Sep 186:12 am6:23 pm12:10:54−0:5012:18 pm (76.6°)93.415
Sep 196:13 am6:23 pm12:10:03−0:5112:18 pm (76.2°)93.390
Sep 206:13 am6:22 pm12:09:12−0:5112:17 pm (75.8°)93.365
Sep 216:13 am6:21 pm12:08:21−0:5112:17 pm (75.4°)93.340
Sep 226:13 am6:20 pm12:07:30−0:5112:17 pm (75.0°)93.314
Sep 236:13 am6:19 pm12:06:39−0:5112:16 pm (74.6°)93.289
* All times are local time for Asmara. 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 Asmara.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Asmara

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Asmara - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 17-8:36 am8:42 pm2:19 am(79.3°)250,12892.9%
Sep 18-9:24 am9:21 pm3:01 am(84.0°)248,44087.1%
Sep 19-10:14 am10:03 pm3:46 am(88.3°)246,26979.6%
Sep 20-11:06 am10:48 pm4:33 am(88.0°)243,61770.7%
Sep 21-12:01 pm11:38 pm5:24 am(85.0°)240,51960.7%
Sep 22-12:58 pm-6:17 am(83.1°)237,07249.9%
Sep 2312:33 am1:55 pm-7:14 am(82.5°)233,44338.6%
* All times are local time for Asmara. 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 Asmara This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:02 amWed 7:02 pmWed 1:02 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 6:53 amWed 6:57 pmWed 12:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 5:53 amWed 6:07 pmWed 12:00 noonExtremely difficult to see
JupiterTue 12:05 pmTue 11:16 pmTue 5:40 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 2:03 pmWed 1:14 amTue 7:39 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 8:37 pmWed 9:09 amWed 2:53 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 5:57 pmWed 5:47 amTue 11:52 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Asmara.

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