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Baghdad, Iraq — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 87.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 6:49:27 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:57 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:34 pm 76° East
Moonset Today: 3:05 am 281° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 57 minutes (-9s)

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Today's Sun Position in Baghdad

Time:6:49 pm
Altitude:-22.6°
Direction:256° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 57m 1s (Dec 19, 2018)

9 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

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

4 hours, 24 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Baghdad Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:33 am
Civil Twilight6:33 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 4:57 pm
Civil Twilight4:57 pm – 5:25 pm
Nautical Twilight5:25 pm – 5:56 pm
Astro. Twilight5:56 pm – 6:26 pm
Night6:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Baghdad - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 197:00 am4:57 pm9:57:01−0:0911:59 am (33.3°)91.456
Dec 207:01 am4:58 pm9:56:55−0:0611:59 am (33.3°)91.449
Dec 217:01 am4:58 pm9:56:52−0:0312:00 pm (33.3°)91.442
Dec 227:02 am4:59 pm9:56:51< 1s12:00 pm (33.3°)91.436
Dec 237:02 am4:59 pm9:56:54+0:0212:01 pm (33.3°)91.430
Dec 247:03 am5:00 pm9:57:00+0:0512:01 pm (33.3°)91.425
Dec 257:03 am5:00 pm9:57:09+0:0812:02 pm (33.3°)91.420
* All times are local time for Baghdad. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 1:22 am in Baghdad. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 25 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 Baghdad

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Baghdad - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-3:05 am2:34 pm9:17 pm(68.9°)234,33288.5%
Dec 20-4:08 am3:14 pm10:11 pm(72.9°)230,73194.8%
Dec 21-5:13 am4:00 pm11:08 pm(76.0°)227,70898.8%
Dec 22-6:20 am4:53 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-7:26 am5:54 pm12:09 am(77.7°)225,55899.9%
Dec 24-8:27 am7:00 pm1:11 am(77.9°)224,47498.0%
Dec 25-9:23 am8:09 pm2:14 am(76.4°)224,51093.0%
* All times are local time for Baghdad. 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 Baghdad This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:23 amThu 3:39 pmThu 10:32 amAverage visibility
VenusThu 3:22 amThu 2:20 pmThu 8:51 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:48 amWed 11:32 pmWed 5:40 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 5:34 amThu 3:40 pmThu 10:37 amAverage visibility
SaturnThu 7:51 amThu 5:48 pmThu 12:49 pmDifficult to see
UranusWed 1:27 pmThu 2:26 amWed 7:56 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 11:29 amWed 10:54 pmWed 5:11 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Baghdad.

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