Calculating the variations of sunrise, sunset and day length times for Baghdad city.With comparison to different regions of the world in year 2019

Authors

  • Fouad M. Abdulla Department of Astronomy and Space, College of Science, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24996/ijs.2019.60.12.24

Keywords:

sunrise time, sunset time, day length time

Abstract

     The sunrise, sunset, and day length times for Baghdad (Latitude =33.34º N, Longitude =44.43º E) were calculated with high accuracy on a daily basis during 2019. The results showed that the earliest time of sunrise in Baghdad was at 4h: 53m from 5 Jun. to 20 Jun while the latest was at 7h: 07m from 5 Jan. to 11 Jan. The earliest time of sunset in Baghdad was at16 h: 55m from 30 Nov. to 10 Dec. whereas the latest was at 19h: 16m from 25 Jun. to 5 Jul. The minimum period of day length in Baghdad was 9h: 57m) in 17 Dec. whereas the maximum period was 14h: 22m) in 20 Jun. Day length was calculated and compared among regions of different latitudes(0, 15, 30, 45 and 60 north).

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Downloads

Published

2019-12-29

How to Cite

Abdulla, F. M. . (2019). Calculating the variations of sunrise, sunset and day length times for Baghdad city.With comparison to different regions of the world in year 2019. Iraqi Journal of Science, 60(12), 2732–2741. https://doi.org/10.24996/ijs.2019.60.12.24

Issue

Section

Astronomy and Space