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Moon: 58.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 8, 2015 at 4:07:49 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:41 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:10 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:02 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 12:29 PM 274° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 28 minutes (-7s)

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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

4:07 AM

Altitude

-34.8°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 28m 30s

Change since

Yesterday: -7s

Winter: +43m 9s

Summer: -1m 5s

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 – 5:25 AM
Astro. Twilight5:25 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:18 AM
Civil Twilight6:18 AM – 6:41 AM
Daylight6:41 AM – 7:10 PM
Civil Twilight7:10 PM – 7:32 PM
Nautical Twilight7:32 PM – 7:59 PM
Astro. Twilight7:59 PM – 8:25 PM
Night8:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 86:41 AM7:10 PM12:28:30−0:0712:55 PM (73.9°)94.506
Jul 96:41 AM7:10 PM12:28:22−0:0712:55 PM (74.0°)94.505
Jul 106:41 AM7:10 PM12:28:14−0:0812:56 PM (74.1°)94.504
Jul 116:42 AM7:10 PM12:28:05−0:0812:56 PM (74.3°)94.502
Jul 126:42 AM7:10 PM12:27:56−0:0912:56 PM (74.4°)94.499
Jul 136:42 AM7:10 PM12:27:47−0:0912:56 PM (74.5°)94.497
Jul 146:42 AM7:10 PM12:27:37−0:0912:56 PM (74.7°)94.493
* All times are local time for Cotonou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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

4:07 AM

Altitude

58.7°

Heading

96° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

58.4%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 812:02 AM12:29 PM-6:15 AM(86.3°)229,60457.3%
Jul 912:51 AM1:23 PM-7:07 AM(89.2°)230,93245.5%
Jul 101:42 AM2:17 PM-7:59 AM(85.2°)232,52234.1%
Jul 112:33 AM3:12 PM-8:52 AM(81.8°)234,31023.7%
Jul 123:25 AM4:06 PM-9:45 AM(79.4°)236,25714.8%
Jul 134:17 AM5:01 PM-10:39 AM(78.1°)238,3417.8%
Jul 145:11 AM5:54 PM-11:32 AM(77.8°)240,5333.0%
* All times are local time for Cotonou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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