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Moon: 72.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2015 at 4:10:15 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:21 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:48 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:45 PM 93° East
Moonset Today: 2:21 AM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 27 minutes (+10s)

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Today's Sun Position in Benin City

The Sun's altitude in Benin City 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

4:10 AM

Altitude

-30.3°

Heading

61° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 27m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: +10s

Winter: +41m 48s

Summer: -2m 13s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Benin City today

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Day, night and twilight times in Benin City 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 – 5:06 AM
Astro. Twilight5:06 AM – 5:32 AM
Nautical Twilight5:32 AM – 5:59 AM
Civil Twilight5:59 AM – 6:21 AM
Daylight6:21 AM – 6:48 PM
Civil Twilight6:48 PM – 7:11 PM
Nautical Twilight7:11 PM – 7:37 PM
Astro. Twilight7:37 PM – 8:04 PM
Night8:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 286:21 AM6:48 PM12:27:16+0:1012:35 PM (74.9°)94.195
May 296:21 AM6:49 PM12:27:26+0:1012:35 PM (74.7°)94.210
May 306:21 AM6:49 PM12:27:36+0:1012:35 PM (74.6°)94.225
May 316:21 AM6:49 PM12:27:46+0:0912:35 PM (74.4°)94.240
Jun 16:21 AM6:49 PM12:27:55+0:0912:35 PM (74.3°)94.254
Jun 26:21 AM6:49 PM12:28:04+0:0812:35 PM (74.2°)94.268
Jun 36:22 AM6:50 PM12:28:13+0:0812:36 PM (74.0°)94.282
* All times are local time for Benin City. 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 Benin City time.

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Today's moon in Benin City

The Moon's path in Benin City 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

4:10 AM

Altitude

-27.1°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.2%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 28-2:21 AM2:45 PM8:54 PM(79.4°)249,84077.9%
May 29-3:02 AM3:30 PM9:38 PM(75.6°)248,13985.6%
May 30-3:45 AM4:17 PM10:23 PM(72.1°)245,94691.9%
May 31-4:29 AM5:06 PM11:11 PM(69.1°)243,45196.6%
Jun 1-5:16 AM5:57 PM---
Jun 2-6:06 AM6:50 PM12:02 AM(66.7°)240,84699.3%
Jun 3-6:59 AM7:44 PM12:54 AM(65.2°)238,31499.7%
* All times are local time for Benin City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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