Home > Sun & Moon > Nigeria > Benin City

Flag for Nigeria Benin City, Nigeria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 1:24:31 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:23 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 PM 286° West


Moonrise Today: 4:13 AM 89° East
Moonset Today: 4:41 PM 274° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 21 minutes (+17s)

Location of Benin CityLocation

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

1:24 PM

Altitude

74.2°

Heading

310° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 21m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +17s

Winter: +36m 13s

Summer: -7m 48s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Benin City Today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

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 – 5:11 AM
Astro. Twilight5:11 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:02 AM
Civil Twilight6:02 AM – 6:23 AM
Daylight6:23 AM – 6:45 PM
Civil Twilight6:45 PM – 7:07 PM
Nautical Twilight7:07 PM – 7:32 PM
Astro. Twilight7:32 PM – 7:58 PM
Night7:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 46:23 AM6:45 PM12:21:41+0:1712:34 PM (80.2°)93.746
May 56:23 AM6:45 PM12:21:58+0:1712:34 PM (79.9°)93.769
May 66:23 AM6:45 PM12:22:15+0:1712:34 PM (79.6°)93.792
May 76:23 AM6:45 PM12:22:32+0:1612:34 PM (79.3°)93.814
May 86:23 AM6:45 PM12:22:49+0:1612:34 PM (79.1°)93.836
May 96:22 AM6:46 PM12:23:05+0:1612:34 PM (78.8°)93.857
May 106:22 AM6:46 PM12:23:22+0:1612:34 PM (78.5°)93.878
* All times are local time for Benin City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

Scroll right to see more
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.

Sun Articles

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

1:24 PM

Altitude

46.5°

Heading

268° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 44:13 AM4:41 PM-10:26 AM(86.0°)224,1498.7%
May 55:06 AM5:40 PM-11:22 AM(89.1°)222,6693.0%
May 66:01 AM6:40 PM-12:20 PM(84.7°)222,3960.3%
May 76:58 AM7:41 PM-1:19 PM(81.2°)223,4000.9%
May 87:57 AM8:42 PM-2:19 PM(78.8°)225,5914.7%
May 98:56 AM9:41 PM-3:18 PM(77.7°)228,72811.2%
May 109:54 AM10:38 PM-4:16 PM(78.0°)232,48019.7%
* All times are local time for Benin City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Benin City This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 6:54 AMWed 7:14 PMWed 1:04 PM
VenusWed 5:53 AMWed 6:09 PMWed 12:01 PM
MarsWed 8:13 PMThu 7:56 AMThu 2:05 AM
JupiterWed 2:41 PMThu 2:50 AMWed 8:46 PM
SaturnWed 8:49 PMThu 8:32 AMThu 2:40 AM
UranusWed 5:03 AMWed 5:13 PMWed 11:08 AM
NeptuneWed 2:43 AMWed 2:38 PMWed 8:40 AM
PlutoWed 11:07 PMThu 10:50 AMThu 4:58 AM
* All times are local time for Benin City.

Read About Asteroids & Meteor Showers

Night Sky Articles