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Moon: 42.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 14, 2016 at 4:43:23 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:07 AM 103° East
Sunset Today: 7:02 PM 257° West


Moonrise Today: 12:01 PM 78° East


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (+18s)

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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

4:43 PM

Altitude

32.3°

Heading

250° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 54m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: +18s

Winter: +9m 35s

Summer: -34m 40s

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 – 5:56 AM
Astro. Twilight5:56 AM – 6:21 AM
Nautical Twilight6:21 AM – 6:46 AM
Civil Twilight6:46 AM – 7:07 AM
Daylight7:07 AM – 7:02 PM
Civil Twilight7:02 PM – 7:23 PM
Nautical Twilight7:23 PM – 7:48 PM
Astro. Twilight7:48 PM – 8:13 PM
Night8:13 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 147:07 AM7:02 PM11:54:55+0:181:04 PM (70.5°)91.792
Feb 157:07 AM7:02 PM11:55:14+0:181:04 PM (70.9°)91.809
Feb 167:07 AM7:02 PM11:55:32+0:181:04 PM (71.2°)91.827
Feb 177:06 AM7:02 PM11:55:51+0:181:04 PM (71.6°)91.845
Feb 187:06 AM7:02 PM11:56:09+0:181:04 PM (71.9°)91.863
Feb 197:06 AM7:02 PM11:56:28+0:181:04 PM (72.3°)91.882
Feb 207:06 AM7:02 PM11:56:47+0:191:04 PM (72.6°)91.902
* All times are local time for Cotonou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:43 PM

Altitude

66.0°

Heading

73° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

42.6%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 1412:01 PM--6:19 PM(83.3°)230,59843.3%
Feb 15-12:39 AM12:53 PM7:14 PM(80.5°)232,73855.0%
Feb 16-1:34 AM1:47 PM8:08 PM(78.6°)234,99766.2%
Feb 17-2:30 AM2:41 PM9:03 PM(77.9°)237,27676.3%
Feb 18-3:25 AM3:35 PM9:56 PM(78.3°)239,52285.0%
Feb 19-4:17 AM4:28 PM10:48 PM(79.8°)241,70991.8%
Feb 20-5:08 AM5:19 PM11:38 PM(82.1°)243,82196.6%
* All times are local time for Cotonou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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