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Cotonou, Benin — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 88.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 20, 2019 at 1:07:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:43 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 pm 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:01 pm 101° East
Moonset Today: 9:27 am 257° West


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

Location of CotonouLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cotonou

Time:1:07 pm
Altitude:75.5°
Direction:350° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 26m 26s (Jul 20, 2019)

12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 19, 2019)

41 minutes, 4 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 minutes, 7 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cotonou Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:54 am
Nautical Twilight5:54 am – 6:21 am
Civil Twilight6:21 am – 6:43 am
Daylight6:43 am – 7:09 pm
Civil Twilight7:09 pm – 7:32 pm
Nautical Twilight7:32 pm – 7:58 pm
Astro. Twilight7:58 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cotonou - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 206:43 am7:09 pm12:26:26−0:1212:56 pm (75.7°)94.460
Jul 216:43 am7:09 pm12:26:14−0:1212:56 pm (75.9°)94.453
Jul 226:43 am7:09 pm12:26:01−0:1212:56 pm (76.1°)94.447
Jul 236:43 am7:09 pm12:25:48−0:1312:56 pm (76.3°)94.440
Jul 246:43 am7:09 pm12:25:35−0:1312:56 pm (76.5°)94.432
Jul 256:44 am7:09 pm12:25:21−0:1312:56 pm (76.7°)94.424
Jul 266:44 am7:09 pm12:25:07−0:1412:56 pm (76.9°)94.416
* All times are local time for Cotonou. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Cotonou

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Cotonou - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 20-9:27 am10:01 pm3:23 am(69.3°)251,71590.7%
Jul 21-10:12 am10:41 pm4:06 am(73.3°)251,94984.3%
Jul 22-10:56 am11:20 pm4:48 am(77.7°)251,51976.6%
Jul 23-11:39 am-5:29 am(82.4°)250,35667.9%
Jul 2412:00 am12:23 pm-6:11 am(87.1°)248,43458.3%
Jul 2512:40 am1:09 pm-6:54 am(88.2°)245,78448.2%
Jul 261:23 am1:57 pm-7:39 am(83.7°)242,50737.9%
* All times are local time for Cotonou. 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 Cotonou This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:44 amSun 7:00 pmSun 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 6:14 amSat 6:41 pmSat 12:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 7:46 amSat 8:07 pmSat 1:56 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterSat 4:01 pmSun 3:43 amSat 9:52 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 6:16 pmSun 5:58 amSun 12:07 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 1:08 amSat 1:23 pmSat 7:16 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 10:16 pmSun 10:13 amSun 4:15 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Cotonou.

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