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Moon: 66.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 3, 2015 at 10:43:27 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:41 AM 82° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 PM 278° West


Moonrise Today: 11:13 PM 75° East
Moonset Today: 11:03 AM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 16 minutes (-29s)

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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

10:43 PM

Altitude

-54.6°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 16m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -29s

Winter: +41m 44s

Summer: -23m 32s

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 – 5:30 AM
Astro. Twilight5:30 AM – 5:55 AM
Nautical Twilight5:55 AM – 6:19 AM
Civil Twilight6:19 AM – 6:41 AM
Daylight6:41 AM – 6:57 PM
Civil Twilight6:57 PM – 7:18 PM
Nautical Twilight7:18 PM – 7:43 PM
Astro. Twilight7:43 PM – 8:08 PM
Night8:08 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 36:41 AM6:57 PM12:16:38−0:2912:49 PM (88.2°)93.770
Sep 46:40 AM6:57 PM12:16:08−0:2912:49 PM (87.9°)93.748
Sep 56:40 AM6:56 PM12:15:38−0:3012:48 PM (87.5°)93.726
Sep 66:40 AM6:55 PM12:15:08−0:3012:48 PM (87.1°)93.703
Sep 76:40 AM6:55 PM12:14:38−0:3012:48 PM (86.7°)93.681
Sep 86:40 AM6:54 PM12:14:07−0:3012:47 PM (86.4°)93.658
Sep 96:40 AM6:54 PM12:13:37−0:3012:47 PM (86.0°)93.634
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

10:43 PM

Altitude

-7.6°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

66.5%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 3-11:03 AM11:13 PM4:41 AM(87.3°)228,77774.4%
Sep 4-12:00 PM-5:36 AM(84.2°)232,12263.4%
Sep 512:06 AM12:55 PM-6:30 AM(82.1°)235,63052.1%
Sep 612:58 AM1:49 PM-7:24 AM(81.1°)239,05241.0%
Sep 71:51 AM2:41 PM-8:16 AM(81.2°)242,20730.7%
Sep 82:42 AM3:30 PM-9:06 AM(82.3°)244,98121.5%
Sep 93:33 AM4:16 PM-9:55 AM(84.2°)247,32313.7%
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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