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Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 30, 2016 at 4:59:50 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 6:31 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 6:53 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours (-48s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

4:59 PM

Altitude

27.9°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 14s

Change since

Yesterday: -48s

Winter: +44m 36s

Summer: -59m 33s

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 – 5:48 AM
Astro. Twilight5:48 AM – 6:13 AM
Nautical Twilight6:13 AM – 6:38 AM
Civil Twilight6:38 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 7:00 PM
Civil Twilight7:00 PM – 7:21 PM
Nautical Twilight7:21 PM – 7:46 PM
Astro. Twilight7:46 PM – 8:11 PM
Night8:11 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 306:59 AM7:00 PM12:00:14−0:481:00 PM (72.2°)93.077
Oct 16:59 AM6:59 PM11:59:25−0:4812:59 PM (71.9°)93.050
Oct 27:00 AM6:58 PM11:58:37−0:4812:59 PM (71.5°)93.024
Oct 37:00 AM6:57 PM11:57:48−0:4812:59 PM (71.1°)92.997
Oct 47:00 AM6:57 PM11:57:00−0:4812:58 PM (70.7°)92.970
Oct 57:00 AM6:56 PM11:56:12−0:4812:58 PM (70.3°)92.943
Oct 67:00 AM6:55 PM11:55:24−0:4812:58 PM (69.9°)92.915
* 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

4:59 PM

Altitude

25.8°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 306:31 AM6:53 PM-12:43 PM(75.8°)248,8020.2%
Oct 17:18 AM7:32 PM-1:26 PM(71.8°)250,2880.3%
Oct 28:06 AM8:11 PM-2:09 PM(67.9°)251,4312.4%
Oct 38:53 AM8:51 PM-2:53 PM(64.4°)252,1436.3%
Oct 49:40 AM9:32 PM-3:37 PM(61.4°)252,32611.8%
Oct 510:28 AM10:15 PM-4:22 PM(59.0°)251,88418.8%
Oct 611:17 AM11:00 PM-5:09 PM(57.3°)250,73727.0%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:49 AMFri 6:05 PMFri 11:57 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:08 AMFri 8:42 PMFri 2:55 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 1:07 PMSat 12:13 AMFri 6:40 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 6:49 AMFri 6:50 PMFri 12:49 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnFri 11:32 AMFri 10:50 PMFri 5:11 PMAverage visiblity
UranusFri 7:45 PMSat 8:05 AMSat 1:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:24 PMSat 5:09 AMFri 11:16 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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