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Moon: 40.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 6, 2016 at 11:26:08 am


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 12:16 pm 100° East


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 36 minutes (-10s)

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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

11:26 am

Altitude

53.3°

Heading

150° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 36m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -10s

Winter: +1m 16s

Summer: -1h 4m

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 – 5:38 am
Astro. Twilight5:38 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:30 am
Civil Twilight6:30 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:51 pm
Nautical Twilight6:51 pm – 7:18 pm
Astro. Twilight7:18 pm – 7:44 pm
Night7:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 66:53 am6:29 pm11:36:10−0:1012:41 pm (58.1°)91.584
Dec 76:53 am6:29 pm11:36:00−0:0912:41 pm (58.0°)91.571
Dec 86:54 am6:30 pm11:35:51−0:0912:42 pm (57.9°)91.558
Dec 96:54 am6:30 pm11:35:42−0:0812:42 pm (57.8°)91.546
Dec 106:55 am6:30 pm11:35:35−0:0712:42 pm (57.7°)91.534
Dec 116:55 am6:31 pm11:35:28−0:0712:43 pm (57.6°)91.523
Dec 126:56 am6:31 pm11:35:21−0:0612:43 pm (57.6°)91.512
* 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

11:26 am

Altitude

-12.5°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

40.1%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 612:16 pm--6:21 pm(71.4°)237,68743.1%
Dec 7-12:27 am1:02 pm7:10 pm(75.7°)234,30554.3%
Dec 8-1:19 am1:49 pm8:00 pm(80.3°)230,90965.5%
Dec 9-2:13 am2:37 pm8:52 pm(85.2°)227,75576.3%
Dec 10-3:08 am3:27 pm9:46 pm(89.8°)225,14685.8%
Dec 11-4:06 am4:21 pm10:43 pm(86.0°)223,38993.3%
Dec 12-5:07 am5:17 pm11:43 pm(82.8°)222,73898.1%
* 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, Tue, Dec 6, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:23 amTue 7:53 pmTue 2:08 pmAverage visiblity
VenusTue 10:05 amTue 9:39 pmTue 3:52 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 11:28 amTue 11:10 pmTue 5:19 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:57 amTue 2:52 pmTue 8:54 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 7:10 amTue 6:43 pmTue 12:57 pmNot visible
UranusTue 2:57 pmWed 3:09 amTue 9:03 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 12:35 pmWed 12:26 amTue 6:31 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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