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Moon: 33.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 5, 2016 at 6:56:00 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:46 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 10:37 am 103° East
Moonset Today: 10:50 pm 258° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 49 minutes (-6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Accra

The Sun's altitude in Accra 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

6:56 pm

Altitude

-16.9°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

11h 49m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -6s

Winter: +48s

Summer: -37m 39s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Accra Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Accra 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 – 4:43 am
Astro. Twilight4:43 am – 5:09 am
Nautical Twilight5:09 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 5:46 pm
Civil Twilight5:46 pm – 6:09 pm
Nautical Twilight6:09 pm – 6:35 pm
Astro. Twilight6:35 pm – 7:01 pm
Night7:01 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Accra - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 55:57 am5:46 pm11:49:02−0:0611:52 am (62.0°)91.597
Dec 65:58 am5:47 pm11:48:56−0:0511:52 am (61.9°)91.584
Dec 75:58 am5:47 pm11:48:51−0:0511:52 am (61.8°)91.571
Dec 85:59 am5:47 pm11:48:46−0:0511:53 am (61.7°)91.558
Dec 95:59 am5:48 pm11:48:41−0:0411:53 am (61.6°)91.546
Dec 106:00 am5:48 pm11:48:36−0:0411:54 am (61.5°)91.534
Dec 116:00 am5:49 pm11:48:32−0:0411:54 am (61.4°)91.523
* All times are local time for Accra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2010:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 222:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 am
* All times are local Accra time.

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Today's Moon in Accra

The Moon's path in Accra 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

6:56 pm

Altitude

53.0°

Heading

241° SW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

33.6%

Moon in Accra - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 510:37 am10:50 pm-4:43 pm(71.6°)240,84032.7%
Dec 611:25 am11:41 pm-5:32 pm(75.3°)237,66143.2%
Dec 712:12 pm--6:22 pm(79.6°)234,27854.3%
Dec 8-12:32 am1:00 pm7:12 pm(84.2°)230,88365.6%
Dec 9-1:24 am1:50 pm8:04 pm(89.0°)227,73276.3%
Dec 10-2:19 am2:41 pm8:58 pm(86.3°)225,12885.8%
Dec 11-3:15 am3:36 pm9:55 pm(82.1°)223,37993.3%
* All times are local time for Accra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Accra This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 5, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:25 amMon 7:10 pmMon 1:18 pmAverage visiblity
VenusMon 9:09 amMon 8:56 pmMon 3:03 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 10:36 amMon 10:27 pmMon 4:31 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:07 amTue 2:05 pmTue 8:06 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 6:15 amTue 6:01 pmTue 12:08 pmNot visible
UranusMon 2:14 pmTue 2:23 amMon 8:18 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 11:48 amMon 11:44 pmMon 5:46 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Accra.

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