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Moon: 7.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 6:11:16 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:38 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:42 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 4:33 AM 80° East
Moonset Today: 5:07 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (-30s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

6:11 AM

Altitude

-7.5°

Heading

91° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 3m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -30s

Winter: +28m 39s

Summer: -36m 36s

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 – 5:29 AM
Astro. Twilight5:29 AM – 5:53 AM
Nautical Twilight5:53 AM – 6:17 AM
Civil Twilight6:17 AM – 6:38 AM
Daylight6:38 AM – 6:42 PM
Civil Twilight6:42 PM – 7:03 PM
Nautical Twilight7:03 PM – 7:27 PM
Astro. Twilight7:27 PM – 7:51 PM
Night7:51 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 286:38 AM6:42 PM12:03:33−0:3012:40 PM (78.4°)93.131
Sep 296:38 AM6:41 PM12:03:03−0:3012:40 PM (78.0°)93.105
Sep 306:38 AM6:41 PM12:02:32−0:3012:39 PM (77.6°)93.079
Oct 16:38 AM6:40 PM12:02:02−0:3012:39 PM (77.2°)93.052
Oct 26:38 AM6:39 PM12:01:31−0:3012:39 PM (76.8°)93.025
Oct 36:38 AM6:39 PM12:01:01−0:3012:38 PM (76.4°)92.998
Oct 46:38 AM6:38 PM12:00:31−0:3012:38 PM (76.1°)92.971
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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 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 2016 Moon Phases

6:11 AM

Altitude

22.5°

Heading

84° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.5%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 284:33 AM5:07 PM-10:51 AM(89.3°)244,9146.5%
Sep 295:21 AM5:49 PM-11:36 AM(85.4°)246,9302.3%
Sep 306:08 AM6:31 PM-12:20 PM(81.4°)248,7100.3%
Oct 16:55 AM7:11 PM-1:03 PM(77.4°)250,2140.3%
Oct 27:40 AM7:52 PM-1:47 PM(73.6°)251,3782.2%
Oct 38:26 AM8:33 PM-2:30 PM(70.0°)252,1166.0%
Oct 49:12 AM9:15 PM-3:14 PM(67.0°)252,33111.5%
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Parakou This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:30 AMWed 5:42 PMWed 11:36 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 8:40 AMWed 8:27 PMWed 2:33 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 12:38 PMThu 12:06 AMWed 6:22 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 6:34 AMWed 6:37 PMWed 12:36 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 11:11 AMWed 10:46 PMWed 4:59 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:41 PMWed 7:54 AMWed 1:47 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:09 PMThu 5:00 AMWed 11:04 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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