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Moon: 20.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 20, 2014 at 5:48:14 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:32 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:50 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 2:20 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:01 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 17 minutes (-19s)

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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

5:48 PM

Altitude

13.9°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 17m 54s

-19s shorter

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 – 5:21 AM
Astro. Twilight5:21 AM – 5:46 AM
Nautical Twilight5:46 AM – 6:11 AM
Civil Twilight6:11 AM – 6:32 AM
Daylight6:32 AM – 6:50 PM
Civil Twilight6:50 PM – 7:11 PM
Nautical Twilight7:11 PM – 7:36 PM
Astro. Twilight7:36 PM – 8:01 PM
Night8:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 206:32 AM6:50 PM12:17:54−0:1912:41 PM (84.0°)94.059
Aug 216:32 AM6:49 PM12:17:34−0:1912:41 PM (84.3°)94.041
Aug 226:32 AM6:49 PM12:17:15−0:1912:40 PM (84.6°)94.022
Aug 236:32 AM6:49 PM12:16:56−0:1912:40 PM (85.0°)94.003
Aug 246:32 AM6:48 PM12:16:36−0:1912:40 PM (85.3°)93.984
Aug 256:31 AM6:48 PM12:16:16−0:1912:40 PM (85.7°)93.964
Aug 266:31 AM6:47 PM12:15:56−0:1912:39 PM (86.0°)93.944
* All times are in local Benin City time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

5:48 PM

Altitude

-37.8°

Heading

299° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

20.5%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 202:20 AM3:01 PM-8:41 AM(76.7°)248,70623.5%
Aug 213:09 AM3:49 PM-9:29 AM(77.6°)250,56315.7%
Aug 223:57 AM4:35 PM-10:16 AM(79.2°)251,8059.2%
Aug 234:44 AM5:19 PM-11:02 AM(81.6°)252,4704.4%
Aug 245:30 AM6:01 PM-11:46 AM(84.5°)252,6151.3%
Aug 256:15 AM6:43 PM-12:29 PM(87.9°)252,2950.1%
Aug 267:00 AM7:24 PM-1:12 PM(86.5°)251,5510.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Benin City time.

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