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Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 8, 2016 at 1:46:13 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:08 AM 105° East
Sunset Today: 7:01 PM 255° West


Moonrise Today: 6:48 AM 104° East
Moonset Today: 7:02 PM 258° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 53 minutes (+17s)

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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

1:46 PM

Altitude

66.2°

Heading

206° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 53m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: +17s

Winter: +7m 49s

Summer: -36m 27s

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 – 5:57 AM
Astro. Twilight5:57 AM – 6:21 AM
Nautical Twilight6:21 AM – 6:46 AM
Civil Twilight6:46 AM – 7:08 AM
Daylight7:08 AM – 7:01 PM
Civil Twilight7:01 PM – 7:23 PM
Nautical Twilight7:23 PM – 7:47 PM
Astro. Twilight7:47 PM – 8:12 PM
Night8:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 87:08 AM7:01 PM11:53:09+0:171:04 PM (68.6°)91.693
Feb 97:08 AM7:01 PM11:53:26+0:171:04 PM (68.9°)91.709
Feb 107:08 AM7:01 PM11:53:44+0:171:04 PM (69.2°)91.725
Feb 117:08 AM7:02 PM11:54:01+0:171:04 PM (69.5°)91.741
Feb 127:07 AM7:02 PM11:54:19+0:171:04 PM (69.9°)91.758
Feb 137:07 AM7:02 PM11:54:37+0:171:04 PM (70.2°)91.774
Feb 147:07 AM7:02 PM11:54:55+0:181:04 PM (70.5°)91.792
* 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

1:46 PM

Altitude

67.0°

Heading

213° SW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 86:48 AM7:02 PM-12:55 PM(70.6°)229,3040.1%
Feb 97:41 AM7:59 PM-1:50 PM(74.4°)227,4581.2%
Feb 108:34 AM8:55 PM-2:44 PM(78.9°)226,5245.3%
Feb 119:26 AM9:51 PM-3:38 PM(83.8°)226,50212.1%
Feb 1210:17 AM10:47 PM-4:31 PM(88.5°)227,29121.1%
Feb 1311:09 AM11:43 PM-5:25 PM(87.1°)228,72131.8%
Feb 1412:01 PM--6:19 PM(83.3°)230,59843.3%
* All times are local time for Cotonou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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