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Lusaka, Zambia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 96.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 19, 2019 at 5:33:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:10 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:18 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 5:19 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 4:19 am 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 minutes (-52s)

Location of LusakaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Lusaka

Time:5:33 pm
Altitude:10.2°
Direction:272° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 8m 3s (Mar 19, 2019)

52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 18, 2019)

55 minutes, 21 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

54 minutes, 45 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lusaka Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:24 am
Nautical Twilight5:24 am – 5:49 am
Civil Twilight5:49 am – 6:10 am
Daylight6:10 am – 6:18 pm
Civil Twilight6:18 pm – 6:40 pm
Nautical Twilight6:40 pm – 7:05 pm
Astro. Twilight7:05 pm – 7:30 pm
Night7:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lusaka - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 196:10 am6:18 pm12:08:03−0:5212:14 pm (75.2°)92.534
Mar 206:10 am6:17 pm12:07:10−0:5212:14 pm (74.8°)92.559
Mar 216:10 am6:17 pm12:06:18−0:5212:14 pm (74.4°)92.585
Mar 226:11 am6:16 pm12:05:25−0:5212:13 pm (74.0°)92.612
Mar 236:11 am6:15 pm12:04:33−0:5212:13 pm (73.6°)92.638
Mar 246:11 am6:15 pm12:03:41−0:5212:13 pm (73.2°)92.665
Mar 256:11 am6:14 pm12:02:49−0:5212:12 pm (72.8°)92.692
* All times are local time for Lusaka. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 11:58 pm in Lusaka.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Lusaka

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Lusaka - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 19-4:19 am5:19 pm11:18 pm(63.7°)223,30997.8%
Mar 20-5:21 am6:08 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 21-6:22 am6:55 pm12:14 am(69.3°)223,98299.8%
Mar 22-7:22 am7:41 pm1:07 am(75.1°)225,81498.7%
Mar 23-8:20 am8:27 pm1:59 am(80.7°)228,63794.6%
Mar 24-9:18 am9:13 pm2:51 am(85.8°)232,17488.1%
Mar 25-10:14 am10:00 pm3:42 am(89.9°)236,08579.8%
* All times are local time for Lusaka. 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 Lusaka This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Mar 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:37 amTue 5:41 pmTue 11:39 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:36 amWed 4:14 pmWed 9:55 amGood visibility
MarsTue 9:57 amTue 9:18 pmTue 3:38 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 11:21 pmWed 12:17 pmWed 5:49 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:13 amWed 2:06 pmWed 7:39 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:25 amTue 8:03 pmTue 2:14 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:24 amTue 5:40 pmTue 11:32 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lusaka.

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