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Moon: 65.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 3:06:53 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:31 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 11:38 PM 85° East
Moonset Today: 11:15 AM 273° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 25 minutes (-13s)

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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

3:06 PM

Altitude

52.9°

Heading

294° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 25m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -13s

Winter: +39m 40s

Summer: -4m 21s

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 – 5:17 AM
Astro. Twilight5:17 AM – 5:43 AM
Nautical Twilight5:43 AM – 6:09 AM
Civil Twilight6:09 AM – 6:31 AM
Daylight6:31 AM – 6:57 PM
Civil Twilight6:57 PM – 7:19 PM
Nautical Twilight7:19 PM – 7:45 PM
Astro. Twilight7:45 PM – 8:11 PM
Night8:11 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 256:31 AM6:57 PM12:25:08−0:1312:44 PM (76.8°)94.414
Jul 266:32 AM6:56 PM12:24:53−0:1412:44 PM (77.1°)94.405
Jul 276:32 AM6:56 PM12:24:39−0:1412:44 PM (77.3°)94.396
Jul 286:32 AM6:56 PM12:24:24−0:1412:44 PM (77.5°)94.387
Jul 296:32 AM6:56 PM12:24:09−0:1512:44 PM (77.8°)94.377
Jul 306:32 AM6:56 PM12:23:54−0:1512:44 PM (78.0°)94.366
Jul 316:32 AM6:56 PM12:23:38−0:1512:44 PM (78.3°)94.355
* All times are local time for Benin City. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

3:06 PM

Altitude

-55.5°

Heading

285° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

65.6%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-11:15 AM11:38 PM5:01 AM(85.1°)230,55670.1%
Jul 26-12:09 PM-5:53 AM(89.7°)229,96158.8%
Jul 2712:29 AM1:04 PM-6:46 AM(86.0°)229,70746.9%
Jul 281:21 AM2:00 PM-7:40 AM(82.4°)229,80335.1%
Jul 292:15 AM2:57 PM-8:36 AM(79.6°)230,27824.2%
Jul 303:11 AM3:55 PM-9:33 AM(78.0°)231,17714.8%
Jul 314:08 AM4:52 PM-10:30 AM(77.6°)232,5357.5%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Benin City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:50 AMMon 8:10 PMMon 2:00 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:29 AMMon 7:50 PMMon 1:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:08 PMTue 1:50 AMMon 7:59 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 9:47 AMMon 9:55 PMMon 3:51 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 3:04 PMTue 2:48 AMMon 8:56 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:47 PMTue 11:57 AMTue 5:52 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 9:16 PMTue 9:12 AMTue 3:14 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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