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Moon: 36.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 25, 2015 at 11:51:07 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:08 AM 109° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 PM 251° West


Moonrise Today: 11:17 AM 85° East
Moonset Today: 11:47 PM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 49 minutes (+13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cotonou

The Sun's altitude in Cotonou today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:51 PM

Altitude

-68.8°

Heading

232° SW

Phase

Night

Day length
11h 49m 35s

+13s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Cotonou today

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Day, night and twilight times in Cotonou today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 5:55 AM
Astro. Twilight5:55 AM – 6:20 AM
Nautical Twilight6:20 AM – 6:46 AM
Civil Twilight6:46 AM – 7:08 AM
Daylight7:08 AM – 6:57 PM
Civil Twilight6:57 PM – 7:19 PM
Nautical Twilight7:19 PM – 7:45 PM
Astro. Twilight7:45 PM – 8:10 PM
Night8:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 257:08 AM6:57 PM11:49:35+0:131:02 PM (64.7°)91.517
Jan 267:08 AM6:58 PM11:49:49+0:131:03 PM (64.9°)91.526
Jan 277:08 AM6:58 PM11:50:03+0:141:03 PM (65.2°)91.536
Jan 287:08 AM6:58 PM11:50:18+0:141:03 PM (65.4°)91.547
Jan 297:08 AM6:59 PM11:50:32+0:141:03 PM (65.7°)91.558
Jan 307:08 AM6:59 PM11:50:47+0:141:03 PM (66.0°)91.569
Jan 317:08 AM6:59 PM11:51:03+0:151:04 PM (66.2°)91.581
* All times are in local Cotonou time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 AM
* All times are local Cotonou time.

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Today's moon in Cotonou

The Moon's path in Cotonou today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2015 Moon Phases

11:51 PM

Altitude

-1.2°

Heading

277° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

36.4%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 2511:17 AM11:47 PM-5:31 PM(88.7°)230,14033.6%
Jan 2612:06 PM--6:23 PM(85.3°)233,26344.9%
Jan 27-12:41 AM12:56 PM7:15 PM(81.8°)236,44356.2%
Jan 28-1:34 AM1:46 PM8:06 PM(79.2°)239,49166.8%
Jan 29-2:26 AM2:37 PM8:57 PM(77.6°)242,28776.4%
Jan 30-3:18 AM3:27 PM9:48 PM(77.0°)244,76984.6%
Jan 31-4:09 AM4:18 PM10:39 PM(77.3°)246,91291.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cotonou time.

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