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Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 21, 2014 at 2:14:33 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:36 AM 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:33 PM 259° West


Moonrise Today: 4:35 AM 90° East
Moonset Today: 4:55 PM 268° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 57 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

2:14 AM

Altitude

-64.8°

Heading

101° E

Phase

Night

Day length
11h 57m

-18s shorter

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 – 5:26 AM
Astro. Twilight5:26 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:15 AM
Civil Twilight6:15 AM – 6:36 AM
Daylight6:36 AM – 6:33 PM
Civil Twilight6:33 PM – 6:55 PM
Nautical Twilight6:55 PM – 7:19 PM
Astro. Twilight7:19 PM – 7:44 PM
Night7:44 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 216:36 AM6:33 PM11:57:00−0:1812:35 PM (72.9°)92.542
Oct 226:36 AM6:33 PM11:56:41−0:1812:35 PM (72.5°)92.517
Oct 236:36 AM6:33 PM11:56:22−0:1812:35 PM (72.2°)92.491
Oct 246:36 AM6:32 PM11:56:03−0:1812:34 PM (71.8°)92.466
Oct 256:36 AM6:32 PM11:55:45−0:1812:34 PM (71.5°)92.440
Oct 266:36 AM6:32 PM11:55:27−0:1812:34 PM (71.1°)92.415
Oct 276:37 AM6:32 PM11:55:08−0:1812:34 PM (70.8°)92.389
* All times are in local Cotonou time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:14 AM

Altitude

-34.3°

Heading

86° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 214:35 AM4:55 PM-10:46 AM(81.3°)248,4746.2%
Oct 225:21 AM5:38 PM-11:30 AM(77.4°)246,4872.2%
Oct 236:08 AM6:22 PM-12:16 PM(73.6°)244,2920.2%
Oct 246:57 AM7:09 PM-1:03 PM(70.1°)242,0260.4%
Oct 257:48 AM7:58 PM-1:54 PM(67.3°)239,7992.9%
Oct 268:41 AM8:50 PM-2:46 PM(65.3°)237,6847.7%
Oct 279:36 AM9:45 PM-3:40 PM(64.2°)235,72414.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cotonou time.

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