And when the sixth houra came, there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour.b Bible see other translations
About 12 p.m.
About 3 p.m.

“the sixth hour.” The sixth hour is noon our time. Both the Jews and Romans divided the day into 12 hours, starting at daylight, roughly 6 a.m.

[For the hours of the day and the watches of the night, see commentary on Mark 6:48.]

Commentary for: Mark 15:33