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Nairobi, Kenya — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 34.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 13, 2018 at 9:56:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:20 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:32 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 11:07 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 11:31 pm 257° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 11 minutes (+1s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nairobi

Time:9:56 pm
Altitude:-46.0°
Direction:234° SW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 11m 53s (Dec 13, 2018)

1 second longer than yesterday (Dec 12, 2018)

5 seconds shorter than December Solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

9 minutes, 1 second longer than June Solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nairobi Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:05 am
Astro. Twilight5:05 am – 5:32 am
Nautical Twilight5:32 am – 5:58 am
Civil Twilight5:58 am – 6:20 am
Daylight6:20 am – 6:32 pm
Civil Twilight6:32 pm – 6:55 pm
Nautical Twilight6:55 pm – 7:21 pm
Astro. Twilight7:21 pm – 7:47 pm
Night7:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nairobi - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 136:20 am6:32 pm12:11:53+0:0112:26 pm (68.1°)91.511
Dec 146:21 am6:33 pm12:11:54+0:0112:27 pm (68.1°)91.501
Dec 156:21 am6:33 pm12:11:55+0:0112:27 pm (68.0°)91.491
Dec 166:22 am6:34 pm12:11:56< 1s12:28 pm (68.0°)91.481
Dec 176:22 am6:34 pm12:11:57< 1s12:28 pm (67.9°)91.472
Dec 186:23 am6:35 pm12:11:58< 1s12:29 pm (67.9°)91.464
Dec 196:23 am6:35 pm12:11:58< 1s12:29 pm (67.9°)91.456
* All times are local time for Nairobi. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Nairobi

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Nairobi - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1311:07 am11:31 pm-5:19 pm(77.2°)251,33732.5%
Dec 1411:51 am--6:03 pm(81.0°)250,09641.9%
Dec 15-12:14 am12:35 pm6:46 pm(85.3°)248,04151.7%
Dec 16-12:56 am1:18 pm7:29 pm(90.0°)245,24561.7%
Dec 17-1:39 am2:02 pm8:13 pm(85.2°)241,85571.5%
Dec 18-2:23 am2:49 pm8:59 pm(80.4°)238,09580.6%
Dec 19-3:10 am3:38 pm9:49 pm(75.8°)234,25288.6%
* All times are local time for Nairobi. 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 Nairobi This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 13, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:55 amFri 5:03 pmFri 10:59 amAverage visibility
VenusFri 3:23 amFri 3:29 pmFri 9:26 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 12:17 pmFri 12:22 amThu 6:19 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 5:22 amFri 5:29 pmFri 11:26 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnFri 7:37 amFri 7:44 pmFri 1:40 pmDifficult to see
UranusThu 2:50 pmFri 2:51 amThu 8:51 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 12:03 pmFri 12:07 amThu 6:05 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nairobi.

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