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

Moon: 48.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 1:51:01 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:52 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:41 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 12:58 AM 80° East
Moonset Today: 1:47 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 48 minutes (-33s)

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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

1:51 AM

Altitude

-55.1°

Heading

14° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 48m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -33s

Winter: +1h 33m

Summer: -11m 2s

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 – 5:35 AM
Astro. Twilight5:35 AM – 6:02 AM
Nautical Twilight6:02 AM – 6:29 AM
Civil Twilight6:29 AM – 6:52 AM
Daylight6:52 AM – 7:41 PM
Civil Twilight7:41 PM – 8:03 PM
Nautical Twilight8:03 PM – 8:30 PM
Astro. Twilight8:30 PM – 8:57 PM
Night8:57 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 276:52 AM7:41 PM12:48:44−0:331:16 PM (85.6°)94.395
Jul 286:52 AM7:40 PM12:48:10−0:331:16 PM (85.9°)94.386
Jul 296:52 AM7:40 PM12:47:36−0:341:16 PM (86.1°)94.376
Jul 306:53 AM7:40 PM12:47:01−0:351:16 PM (86.4°)94.365
Jul 316:53 AM7:39 PM12:46:25−0:351:16 PM (86.6°)94.354
Aug 16:53 AM7:39 PM12:45:49−0:361:16 PM (86.9°)94.343
Aug 26:53 AM7:38 PM12:45:12−0:361:16 PM (87.1°)94.331
* 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

1:51 AM

Altitude

11.5°

Heading

83° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.8%

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:58 AM1:47 PM-7:21 AM(85.8°)229,70346.1%
Jul 281:48 AM2:45 PM-8:16 AM(89.4°)229,82234.4%
Jul 292:40 AM3:45 PM-9:12 AM(88.0°)230,32323.6%
Jul 303:35 AM4:43 PM-10:09 AM(86.4°)231,25014.3%
Jul 314:31 AM5:40 PM-11:06 AM(86.1°)232,6387.1%
Aug 15:29 AM6:35 PM-12:02 PM(87.0°)234,4902.4%
Aug 26:25 AM7:26 PM-12:56 PM(89.0°)236,7590.2%
* 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, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:19 AMWed 8:56 PMWed 2:38 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 7:53 AMWed 8:34 PMWed 2:14 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:49 PMThu 2:03 AMWed 8:26 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 10:10 AMWed 10:23 PMWed 4:16 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:41 PMThu 3:00 AMWed 9:20 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:09 AMWed 12:31 PMWed 6:20 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:49 PMWed 9:35 AMWed 3:42 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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