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

Moon: 75.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 19, 2019 at 1:49:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:28 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 6:37 pm 272° West


Moonrise Today: 10:24 pm 73° East
Moonset Today: 10:31 am 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 9 minutes (-43s)

Location of SokotoLocation

Today's Sun Position in Sokoto

Time:1:49 pm
Altitude:67.7°
Direction:240° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 9m 24s (Sep 19, 2019)

43 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 18, 2019)

47 minutes, 49 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

44 minutes, 18 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sokoto Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:17 am
Astro. Twilight5:17 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:28 am
Daylight6:28 am – 6:37 pm
Civil Twilight6:37 pm – 6:58 pm
Nautical Twilight6:58 pm – 7:23 pm
Astro. Twilight7:23 pm – 7:48 pm
Night7:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sokoto - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 196:28 am6:37 pm12:09:24−0:4312:32 pm (78.4°)93.387
Sep 206:28 am6:36 pm12:08:41−0:4312:32 pm (78.0°)93.362
Sep 216:28 am6:36 pm12:07:57−0:4312:32 pm (77.7°)93.337
Sep 226:28 am6:35 pm12:07:14−0:4312:31 pm (77.3°)93.312
Sep 236:28 am6:34 pm12:06:31−0:4312:31 pm (76.9°)93.286
Sep 246:28 am6:33 pm12:05:48−0:4312:31 pm (76.5°)93.261
Sep 256:28 am6:33 pm12:05:05−0:4312:30 pm (76.1°)93.235
* All times are local time for Sokoto. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 8:50 am in Sokoto.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Sokoto

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Sokoto - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 19-10:31 am10:24 pm4:05 am(89.0°)246,04178.8%
Sep 20-11:23 am11:11 pm4:53 am(85.4°)243,34569.8%
Sep 21-12:17 pm-5:43 am(82.5°)240,21059.7%
Sep 2212:02 am1:13 pm-6:37 am(80.7°)236,73748.8%
Sep 2312:57 am2:11 pm-7:34 am(80.2°)233,10237.6%
Sep 241:56 am3:08 pm-8:33 am(81.3°)229,55526.6%
Sep 252:58 am4:04 pm-9:32 am(83.9°)226,40616.7%
* All times are local time for Sokoto. 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 Sokoto This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:19 amThu 7:19 pmThu 1:19 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 7:09 amThu 7:12 pmThu 1:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 6:07 amThu 6:19 pmThu 12:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 12:08 pmThu 11:28 pmThu 5:48 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 2:06 pmFri 1:25 amThu 7:45 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:46 pmFri 9:13 amFri 2:59 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 6:03 pmFri 5:54 amThu 11:58 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sokoto.

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