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Hofuf, Saudi Arabia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 53.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 16, 2018 at 12:12:53 am


Sunrise Today: 6:20 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:54 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:31 pm 93° East


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 33 minutes (-12s)

Location of HofufLocation

Today's Sun Position in Hofuf

Time:12:12 am
Altitude:-81.6°
Direction:77° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 33m 59s (Dec 16, 2018)

12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 15, 2018)

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

3 hours, 9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Hofuf Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:58 am
Astro. Twilight4:58 am – 5:26 am
Nautical Twilight5:26 am – 5:55 am
Civil Twilight5:55 am – 6:20 am
Daylight6:20 am – 4:54 pm
Civil Twilight4:54 pm – 5:19 pm
Nautical Twilight5:19 pm – 5:47 pm
Astro. Twilight5:47 pm – 6:15 pm
Night6:15 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Hofuf - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 166:20 am4:54 pm10:33:59−0:1211:37 am (41.3°)91.482
Dec 176:20 am4:54 pm10:33:49−0:1011:37 am (41.3°)91.473
Dec 186:21 am4:54 pm10:33:40−0:0811:38 am (41.2°)91.464
Dec 196:21 am4:55 pm10:33:33−0:0611:38 am (41.2°)91.456
Dec 206:22 am4:55 pm10:33:29−0:0411:39 am (41.2°)91.449
Dec 216:22 am4:56 pm10:33:27−0:0211:39 am (41.2°)91.442
Dec 226:23 am4:56 pm10:33:27< 1s11:40 am (41.2°)91.436
* All times are local time for Hofuf. 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 Hofuf. In terms of daylight, this day is 3 hours, 10 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 Hofuf

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Hofuf - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1612:31 pm--6:36 pm(62.7°)245,35661.4%
Dec 17-12:46 am1:06 pm7:20 pm(67.5°)241,98471.1%
Dec 18-1:40 am1:42 pm8:07 pm(72.3°)238,23280.3%
Dec 19-2:36 am2:21 pm8:56 pm(76.9°)234,38688.4%
Dec 20-3:36 am3:05 pm9:49 pm(80.9°)230,77994.7%
Dec 21-4:38 am3:54 pm10:46 pm(84.0°)227,74698.7%
Dec 22-5:42 am4:49 pm11:47 pm(85.8°)225,58299.9%
* All times are local time for Hofuf. 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 Hofuf This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:42 amSun 3:33 pmSun 10:08 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 2:54 amSun 2:13 pmSun 8:33 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:31 amSun 11:17 pmSun 5:23 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 5:09 amSun 3:49 pmSun 10:29 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 7:26 amSun 5:59 pmSun 12:43 pmDifficult to see
UranusSun 1:26 pmMon 2:10 amSun 7:48 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 11:15 amSun 10:50 pmSun 5:02 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Hofuf.

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