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

Moon: 92.4%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 18, 2022 at 1:57:00 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:27 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 pm 290° West
Moonrise Today: 9:01 pm 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:32 am 244° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (-1s)
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Today's Sun Position in Nairobi

Time:1:57 pm
Altitude:60.0°
Direction:315° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 3m 23s (May 18, 2022)

1 second shorter than yesterday (May 17, 2022)

8 minutes, 35 seconds shorter than December solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

31 seconds longer than June solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nairobi Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:27 am
Daylight6:27 am – 6:30 pm
Civil Twilight6:30 pm – 6:52 pm
Nautical Twilight6:52 pm – 7:18 pm
Astro. Twilight7:18 pm – 7:43 pm
Night7:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nairobi - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 186:27 am6:30 pm12:03:23−0:0112:29 pm (69.1°)94.018
May 196:27 am6:30 pm12:03:21−0:0112:29 pm (68.9°)94.038
May 206:27 am6:30 pm12:03:20−0:0112:29 pm (68.7°)94.057
May 216:27 am6:30 pm12:03:18−0:0112:29 pm (68.5°)94.076
May 226:27 am6:31 pm12:03:16−0:0112:29 pm (68.3°)94.095
May 236:27 am6:31 pm12:03:15−0:0112:29 pm (68.1°)94.113
May 246:27 am6:31 pm12:03:13−0:0112:29 pm (67.9°)94.131
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Nairobi - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 18-8:32 am9:01 pm2:14 am(65.1°)223,93495.3%
May 19-9:38 am10:07 pm3:20 am(63.9°)224,81788.5%
May 20-10:42 am11:09 pm4:24 am(64.9°)226,63579.4%
May 21-11:41 am-5:25 am(67.7°)229,13368.7%
May 2212:06 am12:35 pm-6:21 am(72.1°)232,03557.3%
May 2312:59 am1:25 pm-7:12 am(77.4°)235,09045.8%
May 241:47 am2:10 pm-7:59 am(83.3°)238,10234.8%
* 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, Wed, May 18, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:51 amWed 6:49 pmWed 12:50 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:56 amWed 3:59 pmWed 9:58 amGood visibility
MarsWed 2:31 amWed 2:35 pmWed 8:33 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 2:54 amWed 2:57 pmWed 8:55 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 12:33 amThu 12:38 pmThu 6:36 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 5:41 amWed 5:41 pmWed 11:41 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:31 amWed 2:34 pmWed 8:32 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nairobi.

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