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

Moon: 38.2%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Jan 27, 2023 at 12:47:10 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:11 am 109° East
Sunset Today: 6:53 pm 251° West
Moonrise Today: 11:45 am 82° East
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 42 minutes (+21s)
Location of ParakouLocation

Today's Sun Position in Parakou

Time:12:47 pm
Altitude:62.0°
Direction:172° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 42m 4s (Jan 27, 2023)

21 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 26, 2023)

7 minutes, 8 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2022)

58 minutes, 3 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Parakou Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:58 am
Astro. Twilight5:58 am – 6:23 am
Nautical Twilight6:23 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:11 am
Daylight7:11 am – 6:53 pm
Civil Twilight6:53 pm – 7:15 pm
Nautical Twilight7:15 pm – 7:40 pm
Astro. Twilight7:40 pm – 8:06 pm
Night8:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Parakou - Next 7 Days

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2023Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 277:11 am6:53 pm11:42:04+0:211:02 pm (62.2°)91.534
Jan 287:11 am6:53 pm11:42:26+0:211:02 pm (62.5°)91.544
Jan 297:11 am6:53 pm11:42:48+0:221:02 pm (62.7°)91.555
Jan 307:11 am6:54 pm11:43:11+0:221:02 pm (63.0°)91.566
Jan 317:11 am6:54 pm11:43:34+0:221:02 pm (63.3°)91.578
Feb 17:11 am6:55 pm11:43:57+0:231:02 pm (63.6°)91.590
Feb 27:10 am6:55 pm11:44:21+0:231:03 pm (63.9°)91.603
* 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 2023 Moon Phases

Moon in Parakou - Next 7 days

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2023Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 2711:45 am--6:01 pm(89.8°)237,29240.5%
Jan 28-12:20 am12:27 pm6:47 pm(84.4°)241,08751.2%
Jan 29-1:10 am1:10 pm7:34 pm(79.5°)244,47261.5%
Jan 30-2:00 am1:55 pm8:23 pm(75.7°)247,30571.1%
Jan 31-2:52 am2:42 pm9:13 pm(73.0°)249,51979.7%
Feb 1-3:44 am3:31 pm10:04 pm(71.7°)251,10387.0%
Feb 2-4:36 am4:22 pm10:55 pm(71.7°)252,09092.8%
* 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, Fri, Jan 27, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:29 amFri 5:04 pmFri 11:17 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 8:42 amFri 8:30 pmFri 2:35 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 2:32 pmSat 3:10 amFri 8:51 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 10:41 amFri 10:46 pmFri 4:44 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 8:23 amFri 8:07 pmFri 2:15 pmDifficult to see
UranusFri 1:00 pmSat 1:24 amFri 7:12 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 10:01 amFri 9:59 pmFri 4:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Parakou.

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