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Moon: 2.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 20, 2015 at 12:53:55 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 7:54 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 8:35 PM 286° 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

12:53 AM

Altitude

-71.8°

Heading

14° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 17m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +19s

Winter: +31m 37s

Summer: -12m 25s

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 – 5:42 AM
Nautical Twilight5:42 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 6:45 PM
Civil Twilight6:45 PM – 7:06 PM
Nautical Twilight7:06 PM – 7:31 PM
Astro. Twilight7:31 PM – 7:56 PM
Night7:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 206:28 AM6:45 PM12:17:05+0:1912:36 PM (84.8°)93.385
Apr 216:28 AM6:45 PM12:17:25+0:1912:36 PM (84.5°)93.410
Apr 226:27 AM6:45 PM12:17:45+0:1912:36 PM (84.2°)93.435
Apr 236:27 AM6:45 PM12:18:04+0:1912:36 PM (83.8°)93.460
Apr 246:27 AM6:45 PM12:18:24+0:1912:36 PM (83.5°)93.484
Apr 256:26 AM6:45 PM12:18:43+0:1912:36 PM (83.2°)93.509
Apr 266:26 AM6:45 PM12:19:02+0:1912:35 PM (82.8°)93.533
* 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 2011:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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

12:53 AM

Altitude

-66.8°

Heading

328° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.1%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 207:54 AM8:35 PM-2:14 PM(80.1°)229,9584.4%
Apr 218:49 AM9:32 PM-3:10 PM(78.1°)233,43410.4%
Apr 229:44 AM10:27 PM-4:05 PM(77.2°)237,23018.4%
Apr 2310:37 AM11:19 PM-4:58 PM(77.4°)241,00927.5%
Apr 2411:29 AM--5:49 PM(78.5°)244,47437.4%
Apr 25-12:09 AM12:19 PM6:37 PM(80.5°)247,39347.6%
Apr 26-12:55 AM1:06 PM7:23 PM(83.1°)249,61257.5%
* 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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