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Moon: 26.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 31, 2016 at 5:06:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:06 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:17 AM 91° East
Moonset Today: 2:42 PM 271° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 37 minutes (+13s)

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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

5:06 PM

Altitude

26.7°

Heading

290° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 37m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: +13s

Winter: +1h 2m

Summer: -2m 19s

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 – 5:12 AM
Astro. Twilight5:12 AM – 5:39 AM
Nautical Twilight5:39 AM – 6:06 AM
Civil Twilight6:06 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 7:06 PM
Civil Twilight7:06 PM – 7:29 PM
Nautical Twilight7:29 PM – 7:56 PM
Astro. Twilight7:56 PM – 8:23 PM
Night8:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 316:28 AM7:06 PM12:37:51+0:1312:47 PM (77.3°)94.258
Jun 16:28 AM7:06 PM12:38:04+0:1312:47 PM (77.2°)94.272
Jun 26:28 AM7:07 PM12:38:16+0:1212:48 PM (77.1°)94.287
Jun 36:29 AM7:07 PM12:38:28+0:1112:48 PM (76.9°)94.301
Jun 46:29 AM7:07 PM12:38:39+0:1112:48 PM (76.8°)94.314
Jun 56:29 AM7:08 PM12:38:50+0:1012:48 PM (76.7°)94.327
Jun 66:29 AM7:08 PM12:39:00+0:0912:48 PM (76.6°)94.339
* 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

5:06 PM

Altitude

-34.9°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.4%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 312:17 AM2:42 PM-8:29 AM(80.7°)228,60630.2%
Jun 13:06 AM3:39 PM-9:21 AM(85.5°)226,42519.7%
Jun 23:57 AM4:37 PM-10:16 AM(89.9°)224,95010.9%
Jun 34:51 AM5:37 PM-11:13 AM(85.9°)224,4024.4%
Jun 45:47 AM6:39 PM-12:12 PM(82.9°)224,9190.8%
Jun 56:46 AM7:40 PM-1:12 PM(81.1°)226,5190.4%
Jun 67:45 AM8:39 PM-2:12 PM(80.6°)229,0823.0%
* 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, May 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:05 AMTue 5:27 PMTue 11:16 AMSlightly difficult
VenusTue 6:22 AMTue 6:58 PMTue 12:40 PMExtremely difficult
MarsTue 6:07 PMWed 5:40 AMTue 11:54 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:07 PMWed 1:20 AMTue 7:14 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 7:11 PMWed 6:46 AMWed 12:58 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:28 AMWed 3:42 PMWed 9:35 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 1:08 AMWed 1:00 PMWed 7:04 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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