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Flag for Senegal Dakar, Senegal — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 60.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 29, 2016 at 4:08:35 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:26 PM 286° West


Moonrise Today: 12:46 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 12:34 PM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 38 minutes (+42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Dakar

The Sun's altitude in Dakar 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

4:08 AM

Altitude

-36.4°

Heading

59° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 38m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +42s

Winter: +1h 22m

Summer: -21m 14s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakar Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Dakar 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 – 5:33 AM
Astro. Twilight5:33 AM – 6:00 AM
Nautical Twilight6:00 AM – 6:26 AM
Civil Twilight6:26 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 7:26 PM
Civil Twilight7:26 PM – 7:49 PM
Nautical Twilight7:49 PM – 8:15 PM
Astro. Twilight8:15 PM – 8:41 PM
Night8:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:48 AM7:26 PM12:38:33+0:421:07 PM (90.0°)93.628
Apr 306:47 AM7:27 PM12:39:15+0:421:07 PM (89.7°)93.652
May 16:47 AM7:27 PM12:39:57+0:411:07 PM (89.4°)93.677
May 26:46 AM7:27 PM12:40:38+0:411:07 PM (89.1°)93.701
May 36:46 AM7:27 PM12:41:19+0:401:07 PM (88.8°)93.724
May 46:46 AM7:28 PM12:41:59+0:401:06 PM (88.5°)93.748
May 56:45 AM7:28 PM12:42:39+0:391:06 PM (88.2°)93.771
* All times are local time for Dakar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2010:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 222:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 AM
* All times are local Dakar time.

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Today's Moon in Dakar

The Moon's path in Dakar 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

4:08 AM

Altitude

41.6°

Heading

130° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.3%

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 2912:46 AM12:34 PM-6:40 AM(58.4°)240,23059.2%
Apr 301:35 AM1:29 PM-7:31 AM(60.9°)236,75448.3%
May 12:23 AM2:24 PM-8:23 AM(64.2°)233,12337.1%
May 23:11 AM3:21 PM-9:15 AM(68.3°)229,58526.3%
May 33:59 AM4:20 PM-10:08 AM(72.9°)226,44316.4%
May 44:48 AM5:20 PM-11:02 AM(77.8°)224,0218.3%
May 55:38 AM6:21 PM-11:58 AM(82.7°)222,6142.7%
* All times are local time for Dakar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Dakar This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 7:36 AMFri 8:24 PMFri 2:00 PM
VenusFri 6:16 AMFri 6:43 PMFri 12:29 PM
MarsThu 9:27 PMFri 8:42 AMFri 3:05 AM
JupiterFri 3:28 PMSat 3:47 AMFri 9:38 PM
SaturnThu 9:59 PMFri 9:16 AMFri 3:37 AM
UranusFri 5:49 AMFri 6:09 PMFri 11:59 AM
NeptuneFri 3:39 AMFri 3:25 PMFri 9:32 AM
PlutoFri 12:15 AMFri 11:33 AMFri 5:54 AM
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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