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PHP date_sun_info() Function

❮ PHP Date/Time Reference


Return information about sunset/sunrise and twilight begin/end on 1st January, 2013, for latitude 31.7667, longitude 35.2333:

foreach ($sun_info as $key=>$val)
  echo "$key: " . date("H:i:s",$val) . "<br>";
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Definition and Usage

The date_sun_info() function returns an array containing information about sunset/sunrise and twilight begin/end, for a specified day and location.

Tip: Look at the date_sunrise() function to return the sunrise time for a specified day and location.

Tip: Look at the date_sunset() function to return the sunset time for a specified day and location.


date_sun_info(timestamp, latitude, longitude)

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
timestamp Required. Specifies a timestamp
latitude Required. Specifies the latitude in degrees
longitude Required. Specifies the longitude in degrees

Technical Details

Return Value: Returns an array on success. FALSE on failure
PHP Version: 5.1.2+

❮ PHP Date/Time Reference