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Moon: 32.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 2, 2014 at 8:17:39 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:40 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:11 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 11:31 AM 99° East
Moonset Today: 11:40 PM 260° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (-23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Parakou

The Sun's altitude in Parakou 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

8:17 AM

Altitude

22.5°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 31m 6s

-23s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Parakou today

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Day, night and twilight times in Parakou 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 – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:18 AM
Civil Twilight6:18 AM – 6:40 AM
Daylight6:40 AM – 7:11 PM
Civil Twilight7:11 PM – 7:33 PM
Nautical Twilight7:33 PM – 7:59 PM
Astro. Twilight7:59 PM – 8:25 PM
Night8:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 26:40 AM7:11 PM12:31:06−0:2312:56 PM (81.6°)94.336
Aug 36:40 AM7:11 PM12:30:43−0:2312:56 PM (81.9°)94.323
Aug 46:40 AM7:11 PM12:30:19−0:2312:56 PM (82.2°)94.310
Aug 56:40 AM7:10 PM12:29:55−0:2412:56 PM (82.4°)94.296
Aug 66:41 AM7:10 PM12:29:30−0:2412:55 PM (82.7°)94.282
Aug 76:41 AM7:10 PM12:29:05−0:2412:55 PM (83.0°)94.268
Aug 86:41 AM7:09 PM12:28:40−0:2512:55 PM (83.3°)94.254
* All times are in local Parakou 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 Parakou time.

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Today's moon in Parakou

The Moon's path in Parakou 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

8:17 AM

Altitude

-46.2°

Heading

92° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

32.9%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 211:31 AM11:40 PM-5:36 PM(70.4°)244,71136.6%
Aug 312:20 PM--6:24 PM(67.0°)241,40646.9%
Aug 4-12:26 AM1:12 PM7:14 PM(64.1°)237,68457.7%
Aug 5-1:15 AM2:06 PM8:07 PM(62.0°)233,75068.6%
Aug 6-2:08 AM3:03 PM9:04 PM(60.9°)229,88678.8%
Aug 7-3:05 AM4:02 PM10:03 PM(61.1°)226,43887.8%
Aug 8-4:05 AM5:02 PM11:04 PM(62.7°)223,76394.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Parakou time.

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