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Banjul, Gambia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 87.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 2:07:26 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:23 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:43 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 4:06 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 4:02 am 280° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 20 minutes (-2s)

Location of BanjulLocation

Today's Sun Position in Banjul

Time:2:07 pm
Altitude:50.0°
Direction:203° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 20m 11s (Dec 19, 2018)

2 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

2 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

1 hour, 34 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Banjul Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:07 am
Astro. Twilight6:07 am – 6:33 am
Nautical Twilight6:33 am – 7:00 am
Civil Twilight7:00 am – 7:23 am
Daylight7:23 am – 6:43 pm
Civil Twilight6:43 pm – 7:06 pm
Nautical Twilight7:06 pm – 7:33 pm
Astro. Twilight7:33 pm – 7:59 pm
Night7:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Banjul - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 197:23 am6:43 pm11:20:11−0:021:03 pm (53.1°)91.455
Dec 207:23 am6:43 pm11:20:09−0:011:03 pm (53.1°)91.447
Dec 217:24 am6:44 pm11:20:09< 1s1:04 pm (53.1°)91.441
Dec 227:24 am6:44 pm11:20:09< 1s1:04 pm (53.1°)91.435
Dec 237:25 am6:45 pm11:20:10+0:011:05 pm (53.1°)91.429
Dec 247:25 am6:45 pm11:20:12+0:021:05 pm (53.2°)91.424
Dec 257:26 am6:46 pm11:20:15+0:031:06 pm (53.2°)91.420
* All times are local time for Banjul. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 10:22 pm in Banjul. In terms of daylight, this day is 1 hour, 35 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Banjul

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Banjul - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-4:02 am4:06 pm10:30 pm(89.8°)233,69689.7%
Dec 20-4:57 am4:54 pm11:24 pm(86.3°)230,16995.6%
Dec 21-5:56 am5:48 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 22-6:58 am6:46 pm12:22 am(83.4°)227,27699.2%
Dec 23-8:01 am7:48 pm1:23 am(81.9°)225,29699.8%
Dec 24-9:03 am8:52 pm2:26 am(82.0°)224,40297.3%
Dec 25-10:02 am9:56 pm3:28 am(83.8°)224,62291.9%
* All times are local time for Banjul. 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 Banjul This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:51 amWed 5:18 pmWed 11:35 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 4:06 amWed 3:46 pmWed 9:56 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 12:45 pmThu 12:42 amWed 6:43 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 6:03 amWed 5:24 pmWed 11:44 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 8:17 amWed 7:35 pmWed 1:56 pmDifficult to see
UranusWed 2:48 pmThu 3:11 amWed 9:00 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 12:20 pmThu 12:09 amWed 6:15 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Banjul.

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