without being to long its awkward or to short its silly
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Depends on the situation.
0.5s - hugging people in succession for a family reunion.
0.8s - hugging a friend the same gender as your partner in front of him/her
or in a business setting
1s - hugging a friend when seeing them
1.5s - hugging a family member
2s - hugging a friend goodbye or a partner in general
3s - hugging a friend for comfort
(until they let go) - when the person is crying1