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Moon: 26.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 26, 2014 at 3:29:33 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:58 AM 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:43 PM 247° West


Moonrise Today: 10:51 AM 97° East
Moonset Today: 11:11 PM 265° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 45 minutes (+1s)

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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

3:29 PM

Altitude

41.0°

Heading

231° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 45m 25s

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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 – 5:43 AM
Astro. Twilight5:43 AM – 6:09 AM
Nautical Twilight6:09 AM – 6:35 AM
Civil Twilight6:35 AM – 6:58 AM
Daylight6:58 AM – 6:43 PM
Civil Twilight6:43 PM – 7:06 PM
Nautical Twilight7:06 PM – 7:32 PM
Astro. Twilight7:32 PM – 7:58 PM
Night7:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 266:58 AM6:43 PM11:45:25+0:0112:51 PM (60.3°)91.426
Dec 276:59 AM6:44 PM11:45:27+0:0212:51 PM (60.3°)91.421
Dec 286:59 AM6:45 PM11:45:30+0:0212:52 PM (60.4°)91.417
Dec 296:59 AM6:45 PM11:45:33+0:0312:52 PM (60.4°)91.414
Dec 307:00 AM6:46 PM11:45:37+0:0312:53 PM (60.5°)91.411
Dec 317:00 AM6:46 PM11:45:41+0:0412:53 PM (60.6°)91.408
Jan 17:01 AM6:47 PM11:45:45+0:0412:54 PM (60.6°)91.407
* 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

3:29 PM

Altitude

64.5°

Heading

120° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

26.3%

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 2610:51 AM11:11 PM-5:01 PM(76.7°)228,05826.9%
Dec 2711:42 AM--5:53 PM(81.3°)229,62938.1%
Dec 28-12:05 AM12:31 PM6:44 PM(86.0°)231,54349.7%
Dec 29-12:58 AM1:20 PM7:35 PM(87.7°)233,64461.2%
Dec 30-1:51 AM2:09 PM8:26 PM(83.9°)235,82471.8%
Dec 31-2:44 AM2:58 PM9:17 PM(80.7°)238,02081.2%
Jan 1-3:37 AM3:49 PM10:09 PM(78.4°)240,20388.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cotonou time.

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