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Moon: 12.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 30, 2016 at 6:08:04 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:40 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:12 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 3:19 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 4:12 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 32 minutes (-22s)

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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

6:08 PM

Altitude

14.2°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 32m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -22s

Winter: +57m 9s

Summer: -8m 6s

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 – 5:25 AM
Astro. Twilight5:25 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:18 AM
Civil Twilight6:18 AM – 6:40 AM
Daylight6:40 AM – 7:12 PM
Civil Twilight7:12 PM – 7:34 PM
Nautical Twilight7:34 PM – 8:00 PM
Astro. Twilight8:00 PM – 8:26 PM
Night8:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 306:40 AM7:12 PM12:32:04−0:2212:56 PM (81.0°)94.366
Jul 316:40 AM7:12 PM12:31:41−0:2212:56 PM (81.3°)94.355
Aug 16:40 AM7:11 PM12:31:18−0:2312:56 PM (81.5°)94.344
Aug 26:40 AM7:11 PM12:30:55−0:2312:56 PM (81.8°)94.332
Aug 36:40 AM7:11 PM12:30:31−0:2312:56 PM (82.0°)94.319
Aug 46:40 AM7:11 PM12:30:07−0:2412:56 PM (82.3°)94.306
Aug 56:41 AM7:10 PM12:29:42−0:2412:55 PM (82.6°)94.292
* 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

6:08 PM

Altitude

-26.3°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.1%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 303:19 AM4:12 PM-9:45 AM(81.1°)231,18614.8%
Jul 314:16 AM5:09 PM-10:43 AM(80.7°)232,5487.4%
Aug 15:13 AM6:04 PM-11:39 AM(81.5°)234,3752.5%
Aug 26:09 AM6:56 PM-12:33 PM(83.5°)236,6230.2%
Aug 37:03 AM7:45 PM-1:25 PM(86.3°)239,1900.5%
Aug 47:55 AM8:31 PM-2:14 PM(89.8°)241,9213.2%
Aug 58:45 AM9:15 PM-3:01 PM(86.4°)244,6237.9%
* 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, Sat, Jul 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:12 AMSat 8:34 PMSat 2:23 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:43 AMSat 8:09 PMSat 1:57 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:12 PMSun 1:44 AMSat 7:58 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:42 AMSat 9:51 PMSat 3:47 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:01 PMSun 2:36 AMSat 8:48 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:37 PMSun 11:51 AMSun 5:44 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:10 PMSun 9:02 AMSun 3:06 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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