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Moon: 100.0%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 5, 2015 at 5:15:47 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 96° East
Sunset Today: 6:50 PM 264° West


Moonrise Today: 6:43 PM 86° East
Moonset Today: 6:26 AM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 1 minute (+20s)

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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

5:15 PM

Altitude

22.1°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 1m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +15m 44s

Summer: -28m 17s

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 – 5:39 AM
Astro. Twilight5:39 AM – 6:03 AM
Nautical Twilight6:03 AM – 6:28 AM
Civil Twilight6:28 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 6:50 PM
Civil Twilight6:50 PM – 7:11 PM
Nautical Twilight7:11 PM – 7:35 PM
Astro. Twilight7:35 PM – 7:59 PM
Night7:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 56:48 AM6:50 PM12:01:11+0:2012:49 PM (77.6°)92.191
Mar 66:48 AM6:50 PM12:01:32+0:2012:49 PM (78.0°)92.215
Mar 76:48 AM6:50 PM12:01:52+0:2012:49 PM (78.4°)92.239
Mar 86:47 AM6:49 PM12:02:13+0:2012:48 PM (78.8°)92.263
Mar 96:47 AM6:49 PM12:02:33+0:2012:48 PM (79.1°)92.288
Mar 106:46 AM6:49 PM12:02:54+0:2012:48 PM (79.5°)92.313
Mar 116:46 AM6:49 PM12:03:14+0:2012:48 PM (79.9°)92.338
* 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 2011:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 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

5:15 PM

Altitude

-21.5°

Heading

83° E

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

100.0%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 5-6:26 AM6:43 PM12:13 AM(88.7°)252,51399.4%
Mar 6-7:07 AM7:28 PM12:56 AM(85.8°)252,44299.9%
Mar 7-7:47 AM8:12 PM1:38 AM(82.0°)251,95198.6%
Mar 8-8:28 AM8:57 PM2:21 AM(78.2°)251,03295.4%
Mar 9-9:11 AM9:43 PM3:04 AM(74.5°)249,65990.4%
Mar 10-9:54 AM10:31 PM3:49 AM(71.2°)247,80683.7%
Mar 11-10:40 AM11:21 PM4:36 AM(68.4°)245,46075.5%
* 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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