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Moon: 86.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 31, 2015 at 1:26:05 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 86° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 PM 274° West


Moonrise Today: 4:07 PM 81° East
Moonset Today: 3:57 AM 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 12 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 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

1:26 PM

Altitude

80.2°

Heading

239° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 12m 4s

Change since

yesterday: +30s

Winter: +37m 8s

Summer: -28m 7s

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 – 6:02 AM
Nautical Twilight6:02 AM – 6:27 AM
Civil Twilight6:27 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 7:00 PM
Civil Twilight7:00 PM – 7:21 PM
Nautical Twilight7:21 PM – 7:45 PM
Astro. Twilight7:45 PM – 8:10 PM
Night8:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 316:48 AM7:00 PM12:12:04+0:3012:54 PM (84.8°)92.853
Apr 16:47 AM7:00 PM12:12:35+0:3012:53 PM (85.2°)92.879
Apr 26:47 AM7:00 PM12:13:06+0:3012:53 PM (85.6°)92.906
Apr 36:46 AM7:00 PM12:13:37+0:3012:53 PM (86.0°)92.932
Apr 46:46 AM7:00 PM12:14:07+0:3012:53 PM (86.3°)92.959
Apr 56:45 AM7:00 PM12:14:38+0:3012:52 PM (86.7°)92.986
Apr 66:44 AM7:00 PM12:15:09+0:3012:52 PM (87.1°)93.012
* 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

1:26 PM

Altitude

-37.7°

Heading

71° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.4%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 31-3:57 AM4:07 PM10:23 PM(87.6°)252,18188.7%
Apr 1-4:38 AM4:52 PM11:06 PM(84.0°)252,25494.1%
Apr 2-5:19 AM5:37 PM11:48 PM(80.2°)251,79997.8%
Apr 3-5:58 AM6:22 PM---
Apr 4-6:39 AM7:08 PM12:31 AM(76.4°)250,90599.7%
Apr 5-7:20 AM7:55 PM1:15 AM(72.7°)249,64899.8%
Apr 6-8:03 AM8:44 PM1:59 AM(69.2°)248,07497.8%
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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