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

Moon: 99.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 17, 2019 at 5:52:42 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:13 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:53 pm 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:57 am 248° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 36 minutes (-15s)

Location of ParakouLocation

Today's Sun Position in Parakou

Time:5:52 pm
Altitude:18.0°
Direction:289° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 36m 29s (Jul 17, 2019)

15 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 16, 2019)

1 hour, 1 minute longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 minutes, 38 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Parakou Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 7:13 pm
Civil Twilight7:13 pm – 7:36 pm
Nautical Twilight7:36 pm – 8:02 pm
Astro. Twilight8:02 pm – 8:29 pm
Night8:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 176:37 am7:13 pm12:36:29−0:1512:55 pm (78.1°)94.477
Jul 186:37 am7:13 pm12:36:12−0:1612:55 pm (78.3°)94.471
Jul 196:37 am7:13 pm12:35:55−0:1612:55 pm (78.5°)94.466
Jul 206:37 am7:13 pm12:35:38−0:1712:55 pm (78.7°)94.460
Jul 216:38 am7:13 pm12:35:20−0:1712:55 pm (78.9°)94.453
Jul 226:38 am7:13 pm12:35:01−0:1812:55 pm (79.1°)94.447
Jul 236:38 am7:13 pm12:34:42−0:1812:55 pm (79.3°)94.440
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 17-6:57 am7:53 pm1:00 am(58.4°)248,039100.0%
Jul 18-7:48 am8:39 pm1:50 am(60.1°)249,65298.8%
Jul 19-8:36 am9:22 pm2:37 am(62.8°)250,91395.6%
Jul 20-9:24 am10:03 pm3:22 am(66.3°)251,71490.7%
Jul 21-10:09 am10:42 pm4:05 am(70.3°)251,94984.3%
Jul 22-10:54 am11:20 pm4:47 am(74.7°)251,51976.6%
Jul 23-11:38 am11:58 pm5:28 am(79.3°)250,35667.9%
* 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, Wed, Jul 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:07 amWed 7:29 pmWed 1:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 6:04 amWed 6:42 pmWed 12:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 7:44 amWed 8:14 pmWed 1:59 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 4:18 pmThu 3:50 amWed 10:04 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 6:33 pmThu 6:05 amThu 12:19 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:13 amThu 1:33 pmThu 7:23 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 10:28 pmThu 10:24 amThu 4:26 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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