New International Version
It was now about noon, and darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon,
King James Bible
And it was about the sixth hour, and there was a darkness over all the earth until the ninth hour.
Darby Bible Translation
And it was about [the] sixth hour, and there came darkness over the whole land until [the] ninth hour.
World English Bible
It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour.
Young's Literal Translation
And it was, as it were, the sixth hour, and darkness came over all the land till the ninth hour,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Darkness over all the earth - See the note on Matthew 27:45. The darkness began at the sixth hour, about our twelve o'clock at noon, and lasted till the ninth hour, which answered to our three o'clock in the afternoon.
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From noon until three in the afternoon darkness came over all the land.
At noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon.
And at three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, "Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?" (which means "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?").
It was the day of Preparation of the Passover; it was about noon. "Here is your king," Pilate said to the Jews.
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