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Moon: 8.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 21, 2015 at 6:10:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:37 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 8:58 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 9:48 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 22 minutes (+28s)

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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

6:10 AM

Altitude

-7.3°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 22m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +28s

Winter: +47m 40s

Summer: -17m 35s

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 – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:16 AM
Civil Twilight6:16 AM – 6:37 AM
Daylight6:37 AM – 7:00 PM
Civil Twilight7:00 PM – 7:21 PM
Nautical Twilight7:21 PM – 7:46 PM
Astro. Twilight7:46 PM – 8:11 PM
Night8:11 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 216:37 AM7:00 PM12:22:36+0:2812:48 PM (87.5°)93.410
Apr 226:37 AM7:00 PM12:23:05+0:2812:48 PM (87.2°)93.435
Apr 236:36 AM7:00 PM12:23:33+0:2812:48 PM (86.8°)93.460
Apr 246:36 AM7:00 PM12:24:01+0:2812:48 PM (86.5°)93.485
Apr 256:35 AM7:00 PM12:24:30+0:2812:48 PM (86.2°)93.509
Apr 266:35 AM7:00 PM12:24:57+0:2712:47 PM (85.8°)93.533
Apr 276:35 AM7:00 PM12:25:25+0:2712:47 PM (85.5°)93.557
* 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

6:10 AM

Altitude

-37.5°

Heading

61° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.0%

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 218:58 AM9:48 PM-3:23 PM(81.1°)233,46510.5%
Apr 229:52 AM10:43 PM-4:18 PM(80.2°)237,26218.4%
Apr 2310:45 AM11:36 PM-5:11 PM(80.4°)241,04027.6%
Apr 2411:37 AM--6:01 PM(81.5°)244,50037.5%
Apr 25-12:25 AM12:28 PM6:50 PM(83.5°)247,41447.6%
Apr 26-1:11 AM1:16 PM7:36 PM(86.2°)249,62757.6%
Apr 27-1:55 AM2:03 PM8:20 PM(88.9°)251,05567.1%
* All times are local time for Parakou. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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