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Benin City, Nigeria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 62.7%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 27, 2021 at 6:53:11 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:25 am 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 pm 268° West
Moonrise Today: 11:25 pm 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:23 am 294° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (-20s)
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Today's Sun Position in Benin City

Time:6:53 pm
Altitude:-6.4°
Direction:269° W
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 4m 53s (Sep 27, 2021)

20 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 26, 2021)

19 minutes, 24 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

24 minutes, 33 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Benin City Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:25 am
Daylight6:25 am – 6:30 pm
Civil Twilight6:30 pm – 6:51 pm
Nautical Twilight6:51 pm – 7:15 pm
Astro. Twilight7:15 pm – 7:39 pm
Night7:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 276:25 am6:30 pm12:04:53−0:2012:28 pm (81.8°)93.165
Sep 286:25 am6:30 pm12:04:33−0:2012:28 pm (81.5°)93.140
Sep 296:25 am6:29 pm12:04:12−0:2012:27 pm (81.1°)93.114
Sep 306:25 am6:29 pm12:03:52−0:2012:27 pm (80.7°)93.088
Oct 16:25 am6:28 pm12:03:31−0:2012:27 pm (80.3°)93.062
Oct 26:25 am6:28 pm12:03:11−0:2012:26 pm (79.9°)93.036
Oct 36:24 am6:27 pm12:02:51−0:2012:26 pm (79.5°)93.009
* All times are local time for Benin City. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Benin City

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 27-11:23 am11:25 pm5:00 am(72.8°)251,40667.9%
Sep 28-12:14 pm-5:49 am(70.7°)250,78758.5%
Sep 2912:15 am1:05 pm-6:40 am(69.9°)249,33248.6%
Sep 301:06 am1:56 pm-7:31 am(70.5°)247,08538.7%
Oct 11:59 am2:47 pm-8:23 am(72.4°)244,16829.0%
Oct 22:52 am3:36 pm-9:14 am(75.6°)240,77719.9%
Oct 33:45 am4:23 pm-10:05 am(80.0°)237,17312.0%
* All times are local time for Benin City. They take into account refraction. 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, Mon, Sep 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:44 amMon 7:35 pmMon 1:40 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 9:21 amMon 9:08 pmMon 3:15 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 6:40 amTue 6:41 pmTue 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 3:58 pmTue 3:47 amMon 9:53 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:56 pmTue 2:41 amMon 8:48 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:48 pmTue 9:05 amTue 2:56 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 5:40 pmTue 5:39 amMon 11:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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