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Moon: 25.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 29, 2016 at 5:06:02 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:32 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 6:56 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 2:15 AM 74° East
Moonset Today: 2:57 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 24 minutes (-15s)

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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

5:06 AM

Altitude

-20.8°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 24m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: -15s

Winter: +38m 42s

Summer: -5m 19s

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 – 5:18 AM
Astro. Twilight5:18 AM – 5:44 AM
Nautical Twilight5:44 AM – 6:10 AM
Civil Twilight6:10 AM – 6:32 AM
Daylight6:32 AM – 6:56 PM
Civil Twilight6:56 PM – 7:18 PM
Nautical Twilight7:18 PM – 7:44 PM
Astro. Twilight7:44 PM – 8:10 PM
Night8:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Aug 16:32 AM6:55 PM12:23:22−0:1512:44 PM (78.5°)94.344
Aug 26:32 AM6:55 PM12:23:06−0:1612:44 PM (78.8°)94.332
Aug 36:32 AM6:55 PM12:22:50−0:1612:44 PM (79.0°)94.319
Aug 46:32 AM6:55 PM12:22:34−0:1612:44 PM (79.3°)94.306
* 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

5:06 AM

Altitude

38.9°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.7%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Aug 15:04 AM5:48 PM-11:26 AM(78.5°)234,3582.6%
Aug 26:00 AM6:40 PM-12:21 PM(80.4°)236,6030.3%
Aug 36:54 AM7:30 PM-1:12 PM(83.2°)239,1680.5%
Aug 47:45 AM8:17 PM-2:02 PM(86.7°)241,8983.1%
* 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, Fri, Jul 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:01 AMFri 8:18 PMFri 2:09 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:34 AMFri 7:53 PMFri 1:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 1:57 PMSat 1:40 AMFri 7:49 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 9:34 AMFri 9:41 PMFri 3:38 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 2:48 PMSat 2:32 AMFri 8:40 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 11:35 PMFri 11:45 AMFri 5:40 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 9:04 PMFri 9:00 AMFri 3:02 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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