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Moon: 0.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 30, 2016 at 4:13:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:38 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:41 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 6:08 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 6:31 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 2 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 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

4:13 AM

Altitude

-36.5°

Heading

87° E

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 2m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: -30s

Winter: +27m 38s

Summer: -37m 37s

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 – 5:28 AM
Astro. Twilight5:28 AM – 5:53 AM
Nautical Twilight5:53 AM – 6:17 AM
Civil Twilight6:17 AM – 6:38 AM
Daylight6:38 AM – 6:41 PM
Civil Twilight6:41 PM – 7:01 PM
Nautical Twilight7:01 PM – 7:26 PM
Astro. Twilight7:26 PM – 7:50 PM
Night7:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 306:38 AM6:41 PM12:02:32−0:3012:39 PM (77.6°)93.079
Oct 16:38 AM6:40 PM12:02:02−0:3012:39 PM (77.2°)93.052
Oct 26:38 AM6:39 PM12:01:31−0:3012:39 PM (76.8°)93.025
Oct 36:38 AM6:39 PM12:01:01−0:3012:38 PM (76.4°)92.998
Oct 46:38 AM6:38 PM12:00:31−0:3012:38 PM (76.1°)92.971
Oct 56:38 AM6:38 PM12:00:01−0:3012:38 PM (75.7°)92.944
Oct 66:38 AM6:37 PM11:59:31−0:3012:37 PM (75.3°)92.917
* 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

4:13 AM

Altitude

-28.1°

Heading

83° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.7%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 306:08 AM6:31 PM-12:20 PM(81.4°)248,7100.3%
Oct 16:55 AM7:11 PM-1:03 PM(77.4°)250,2140.3%
Oct 27:40 AM7:52 PM-1:47 PM(73.6°)251,3782.2%
Oct 38:26 AM8:33 PM-2:30 PM(70.0°)252,1166.0%
Oct 49:12 AM9:15 PM-3:14 PM(67.0°)252,33111.5%
Oct 59:59 AM9:59 PM-4:00 PM(64.5°)251,92618.4%
Oct 610:47 AM10:45 PM-4:46 PM(62.8°)250,82026.5%
* 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, Fri, Sep 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:31 AMFri 5:42 PMFri 11:37 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 8:42 AMFri 8:27 PMFri 2:35 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 12:36 PMSat 12:04 AMFri 6:20 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 6:28 AMFri 6:30 PMFri 12:29 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnFri 11:04 AMFri 10:39 PMFri 4:51 PMAverage visiblity
UranusThu 7:32 PMFri 7:46 AMFri 1:39 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:01 PMSat 4:52 AMFri 10:56 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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