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Makurdi, Nigeria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 50.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 12:23:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:30 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:11 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 12:36 pm 97° East
Moonset Today: 12:05 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 40 minutes (-3s)

Location of MakurdiLocation

Today's Sun Position in Makurdi

Time:12:23 pm
Altitude:59.0°
Direction:181° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 40m 46s (Dec 15, 2018)

3 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

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

53 minutes, 38 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Makurdi Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:15 am
Astro. Twilight5:15 am – 5:41 am
Nautical Twilight5:41 am – 6:07 am
Civil Twilight6:07 am – 6:30 am
Daylight6:30 am – 6:11 pm
Civil Twilight6:11 pm – 6:34 pm
Nautical Twilight6:34 pm – 7:00 pm
Astro. Twilight7:00 pm – 7:26 pm
Night7:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Makurdi - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 156:30 am6:11 pm11:40:46−0:0312:20 pm (59.0°)91.490
Dec 166:31 am6:11 pm11:40:42−0:0312:21 pm (59.0°)91.481
Dec 176:31 am6:12 pm11:40:40−0:0212:21 pm (58.9°)91.472
Dec 186:32 am6:12 pm11:40:37−0:0212:22 pm (58.9°)91.463
Dec 196:32 am6:13 pm11:40:36−0:0112:22 pm (58.9°)91.455
Dec 206:33 am6:13 pm11:40:35−0:0112:23 pm (58.8°)91.448
Dec 216:33 am6:14 pm11:40:34< 1s12:23 pm (58.8°)91.441
* All times are local time for Makurdi. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 11:22 pm in Makurdi. In terms of daylight, this day is 54 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 Makurdi

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Makurdi - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 15-12:05 am12:36 pm6:42 pm(76.5°)247,84752.5%
Dec 16-12:50 am1:16 pm7:25 pm(81.2°)244,99862.5%
Dec 17-1:36 am1:57 pm8:10 pm(86.0°)241,57072.2%
Dec 18-2:23 am2:41 pm8:56 pm(89.2°)237,79281.3%
Dec 19-3:13 am3:27 pm9:46 pm(84.6°)233,95789.2%
Dec 20-4:07 am4:17 pm10:40 pm(80.7°)230,39895.3%
Dec 21-5:03 am5:12 pm11:37 pm(77.7°)227,45199.0%
* All times are local time for Makurdi. 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 Makurdi This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:00 amSat 4:44 pmSat 10:52 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 3:22 amSat 3:14 pmSat 9:18 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 12:10 pmSun 12:08 amSat 6:09 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 5:26 amSat 5:05 pmSat 11:16 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 7:41 amSat 7:19 pmSat 1:30 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 2:29 pmSun 2:43 amSat 8:36 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 11:53 amSat 11:47 pmSat 5:50 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Makurdi.

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