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Flag for Sierra Leone Freetown, Sierra Leone — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 1.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 31, 2016 at 2:30:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:45 AM 81° East
Sunset Today: 7:01 PM 278° West


Moonrise Today: 5:54 AM 78° East
Moonset Today: 6:30 PM 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 16 minutes (-26s)

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Today's Sun Position in Freetown

The Sun's altitude in Freetown 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

2:30 AM

Altitude

-60.4°

Heading

55° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 16m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -26s

Winter: +38m 47s

Summer: -20m 25s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Freetown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Freetown 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 – 5:34 AM
Astro. Twilight5:34 AM – 5:59 AM
Nautical Twilight5:59 AM – 6:24 AM
Civil Twilight6:24 AM – 6:45 AM
Daylight6:45 AM – 7:01 PM
Civil Twilight7:01 PM – 7:23 PM
Nautical Twilight7:23 PM – 7:47 PM
Astro. Twilight7:47 PM – 8:12 PM
Night8:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Freetown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 316:45 AM7:01 PM12:16:41−0:2612:53 PM (89.9°)93.823
Sep 16:45 AM7:01 PM12:16:14−0:2712:53 PM (89.5°)93.801
Sep 26:45 AM7:00 PM12:15:47−0:2712:52 PM (89.2°)93.778
Sep 36:44 AM7:00 PM12:15:20−0:2712:52 PM (88.8°)93.755
Sep 46:44 AM6:59 PM12:14:52−0:2712:52 PM (88.4°)93.732
Sep 56:44 AM6:59 PM12:14:25−0:2712:51 PM (88.0°)93.709
Sep 66:44 AM6:58 PM12:13:58−0:2712:51 PM (87.7°)93.685
* All times are local time for Freetown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Freetown on Sep 1

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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 Freetown time.

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Today's Moon in Freetown

The Moon's path in Freetown 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

2:30 AM

Altitude

-46.5°

Heading

63° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.7%

Moon in Freetown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 315:54 AM6:30 PM-12:13 PM(87.6°)242,2360.8%
Sep 16:44 AM7:15 PM-1:00 PM(88.7°)244,4860.0%
Sep 27:32 AM7:57 PM-1:45 PM(84.7°)246,6491.5%
Sep 38:18 AM8:39 PM-2:29 PM(80.6°)248,5974.9%
Sep 49:04 AM9:19 PM-3:12 PM(76.7°)250,18410.1%
Sep 59:50 AM10:01 PM-3:56 PM(73.0°)251,25916.8%
Sep 610:36 AM10:42 PM-4:39 PM(69.6°)251,68724.7%
* All times are local time for Freetown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Freetown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:03 AMWed 8:01 PMWed 2:02 PMDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:18 AMWed 8:23 PMWed 2:21 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:14 PMThu 12:46 AMWed 7:00 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:05 AMWed 8:10 PMWed 2:07 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnWed 12:57 PMThu 12:35 AMWed 6:46 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:38 PMWed 9:51 AMWed 3:44 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 7:08 PMWed 7:01 AMWed 1:04 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Freetown.

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