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Moon: 23.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 25, 2016 at 11:42:34 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:26 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:32 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 1:49 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 2:30 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (-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

11:42 PM

Altitude

-77.4°

Heading

293° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 5m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: -20s

Winter: +20m 3s

Summer: -23m 58s

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 – 5:41 AM
Nautical Twilight5:41 AM – 6:05 AM
Civil Twilight6:05 AM – 6:26 AM
Daylight6:26 AM – 6:32 PM
Civil Twilight6:32 PM – 6:53 PM
Nautical Twilight6:53 PM – 7:17 PM
Astro. Twilight7:17 PM – 7:41 PM
Night7:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 256:26 AM6:32 PM12:05:31−0:2012:29 PM (82.5°)93.209
Sep 266:26 AM6:31 PM12:05:10−0:2012:29 PM (82.2°)93.184
Sep 276:26 AM6:31 PM12:04:49−0:2012:28 PM (81.8°)93.158
Sep 286:26 AM6:30 PM12:04:29−0:2012:28 PM (81.4°)93.131
Sep 296:26 AM6:30 PM12:04:08−0:2012:28 PM (81.0°)93.105
Sep 306:25 AM6:29 PM12:03:48−0:2012:27 PM (80.6°)93.079
Oct 16:25 AM6:29 PM12:03:28−0:2012:27 PM (80.2°)93.052
* 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

11:42 PM

Altitude

-40.9°

Heading

63° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.9%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 251:49 AM2:30 PM-8:10 AM(79.0°)237,63330.1%
Sep 262:42 AM3:20 PM-9:02 AM(81.2°)240,23520.5%
Sep 273:33 AM4:08 PM-9:51 AM(84.1°)242,66412.6%
Sep 284:23 AM4:53 PM-10:38 AM(87.6°)244,8966.5%
Sep 295:10 AM5:36 PM-11:24 AM(88.5°)246,9142.4%
Sep 305:56 AM6:18 PM-12:08 PM(84.5°)248,6970.3%
Oct 16:42 AM7:00 PM-12:51 PM(80.5°)250,2030.3%
* 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, Sun, Sep 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:21 AMMon 5:30 PMMon 11:25 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:23 AMMon 8:17 PMMon 2:20 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:23 PMMon 12:03 AMSun 6:13 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 6:29 AMMon 6:31 PMMon 12:30 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnMon 11:02 AMMon 10:46 PMMon 4:54 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 7:34 PMTue 7:45 AMTue 1:40 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 5:07 PMMon 5:02 AMSun 11:04 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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