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Simply text your location and get back zmanim info instantly.

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    USA: 516-261-6262

    Canada: 514-613-5588

    Israel: 052-5230626

    United Kingdom: 07533 019887

Note: You may also hear your zmanim over the phone.

Composing a Zmanim Request

Q: What should I write in my text?
A: All that is required is a location. Any of the following will work:
  • US ZIP code (5 digits)
  • Canadian postal code (6 characters)
  • Israel postal code (5 or 7 digits)
  • UK postcode
  • Airport code (3 characters)
  • MyZmanim location ID
  • The name of a city (not all cities are supported)

Q: How do I look up zmanim for other dates?
A: Include the day you want in your request. See below for examples.

Q: How do I get a full day of zmanim?
A: Indicate a date or include the word "more" in your request. See below for examples.


Text this... to get this...
"11229" zmanim for US ZIP code 11229 (Brooklyn, NY)
"NW11 8AU" zmanim for UK postcode NW11 8AU (Golders Green, England)
"99099" zmanim for Israel postal code 99099 (Beit Shemesh, Israel)
"J7E 4H4" zmanim for Canadian postal code J7E 4H4 (Boisbriand, QC)
"48836700" zmanim for MyZmanim Location ID 48836700 (Petach Tikva, Israel)
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zmanim for Jerusalem, Israel
"melbourne" zmanim for Melbourne, Australia
"monsey" or "מונסי" zmanim for Monsey, NY, USA
"manchester" zmanim for Manchester, England
"11229 more" a more elaborate zmanim listing for US ZIP code 11229. (Note: This response spans messages.)
"11229 tomorrow" zmanim for 11229 for tomorrow.
"11229 tuesday"
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"11229 tue"
zmanim for 11229 for this coming Tuesday.
"11229 shabbos" zmanim for 11229 for this coming Shabbos
"11229 7/8/2018" zmanim for 11229 for July 8, 2018
"11229 10/5"
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"11229 october 5"
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"11229 oct 5"
zmanim for 11229 for October 5 of the current year
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"october 5"
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"oct 5"
zmanim for October 5 of the current year, for the last location you looked up.
Request to be transferred to a MyZmanim representative so that you can ask a question or provide user feedback.
" Text a ditto mark (double-quote) to request current zmanim for the last location you looked up.
        Note: Keywords are not case-sensitive.

Sample SMSDescription
Dawn_5:49/6:03 72 minutes _ Degrees / Fixed
Talis_6:23 Earliest Talis & Tefillin _ 10.2 degrees
Netz_7:15:40 Sunrise At sea level
Shema>MA_8:57/9:04Latest Shema
Magen Avraham _ Degrees / Fixed
Shema>Gra_9:40 Latest Shema Gra & Baal Tanya
Shachris_10:28 Latest Shachris Gro & Baal Tanya
Midday_12:05 Midday & Midnight
Mincha_12:36 Earliest Mincha - LeChumra
Plag_3:54 Plag HaMincha - Gra
Shkia_4:54 Sunset At sea level
Night_5:39 Nightfall 3 stars
72Min_6:07 Nightfall R' Tam _ Degrees / Fixed
[CandLight_4:36] Candlelighting Erev Shabbos
[FastEnds_5:30/5:33] Fast Ends
R' Tukaccinsky / R' Moshe Feinstein