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

Moon: 19.3%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Mar 9, 2021 at 2:51:48 am
Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 94° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 pm 266° West
Moonrise Today: 3:59 am 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:51 pm 247° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 1 minute (+30s)
Location of ParakouLocation

Today's Sun Position in Parakou

Time:2:51 am
Altitude:-61.9°
Direction:82° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 58s (Mar 9, 2021)

30 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 8, 2021)

26 minutes, 2 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

39 minutes, 9 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Parakou Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:49 am
Astro. Twilight5:49 am – 6:14 am
Nautical Twilight6:14 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 – 7:45 pm
Astro. Twilight7:45 pm – 8:10 pm
Night8:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 96:59 am7:00 pm12:00:58+0:3012:59 pm (76.4°)92.301
Mar 106:59 am7:00 pm12:01:29+0:3012:59 pm (76.8°)92.326
Mar 116:58 am7:00 pm12:01:59+0:3012:59 pm (77.2°)92.350
Mar 126:57 am7:00 pm12:02:30+0:3012:59 pm (77.5°)92.376
Mar 136:57 am7:00 pm12:03:01+0:3012:58 pm (77.9°)92.401
Mar 146:56 am7:00 pm12:03:32+0:3012:58 pm (78.3°)92.426
Mar 156:56 am7:00 pm12:04:03+0:3012:58 pm (78.7°)92.451
* All times are local time for Parakou. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Parakou

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 93:59 am3:51 pm-9:55 am(56.7°)237,81216.9%
Mar 104:51 am4:47 pm-10:48 am(59.6°)239,9709.5%
Mar 115:39 am5:39 pm-11:39 am(63.5°)242,1234.2%
Mar 126:24 am6:29 pm-12:25 pm(68.3°)244,2451.1%
Mar 137:05 am7:16 pm-1:09 pm(73.5°)246,2860.2%
Mar 147:44 am8:01 pm-1:52 pm(78.9°)248,1671.4%
Mar 158:21 am8:46 pm-2:33 pm(84.3°)249,7814.5%
* All times are local time for Parakou. 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 Parakou This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Mar 9, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:26 amTue 5:11 pmTue 11:18 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:48 amTue 6:44 pmTue 12:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 11:25 amWed 12:00 midnightTue 5:42 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 5:13 amTue 4:55 pmTue 11:04 amAverage visibility
SaturnTue 4:38 amTue 4:17 pmTue 10:27 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 9:51 amTue 10:12 pmTue 4:02 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:08 amTue 7:05 pmTue 1:06 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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