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Moon: 64.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 19, 2018 at 7:18:23 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:12 pm 283° West


Moonrise Today: 12:54 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 12:15 am 254° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 16 minutes (-16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Accra

The Sun's altitude in Accra today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

7:18 pm

Altitude

-16.7°

Heading

285° W

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 16m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -16s

Winter: +28m 27s

Summer: -9m 55s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Accra Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Accra today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 4:44 am
Astro. Twilight4:44 am – 5:09 am
Nautical Twilight5:09 am – 5:34 am
Civil Twilight5:34 am – 5:56 am
Daylight5:56 am – 6:12 pm
Civil Twilight6:12 pm – 6:34 pm
Nautical Twilight6:34 pm – 6:58 pm
Astro. Twilight6:58 pm – 7:23 pm
Night7:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Accra - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 195:56 am6:12 pm12:16:43−0:1612:04 pm (82.9°)94.074
Aug 205:55 am6:12 pm12:16:26−0:1612:04 pm (83.2°)94.055
Aug 215:55 am6:12 pm12:16:09−0:1612:03 pm (83.5°)94.036
Aug 225:55 am6:11 pm12:15:52−0:1712:03 pm (83.9°)94.016
Aug 235:55 am6:11 pm12:15:35−0:1712:03 pm (84.2°)93.997
Aug 245:55 am6:10 pm12:15:18−0:1712:03 pm (84.5°)93.977
Aug 255:55 am6:10 pm12:15:00−0:1712:02 pm (84.9°)93.957
* All times are local time for Accra. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2110:07 am
September EquinoxSep 231:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:23 pm
* All times are local Accra time.

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Today's Moon in Accra

The Moon's path in Accra today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

7:18 pm

Altitude

65.3°

Heading

191° S

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.6%

Moon in Accra - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 19-12:15 am12:54 pm6:58 pm(65.8°)248,00864.5%
Aug 20-1:02 am1:43 pm7:47 pm(64.1°)250,04573.7%
Aug 21-1:50 am2:32 pm8:35 pm(63.3°)251,37581.8%
Aug 22-2:38 am3:20 pm9:23 pm(63.6°)252,02688.7%
Aug 23-3:26 am4:08 pm10:11 pm(64.8°)252,06694.1%
Aug 24-4:14 am4:54 pm10:58 pm(66.9°)251,57997.8%
Aug 25-5:02 am5:39 pm11:43 pm(69.9°)250,65099.7%
* All times are local time for Accra. 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 Accra This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:52 amMon 5:07 pmMon 10:59 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:52 amSun 8:51 pmSun 2:52 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 4:27 pmMon 4:08 amSun 10:18 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 11:07 amSun 10:57 pmSun 5:02 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 2:28 pmMon 2:12 amSun 8:20 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 10:03 pmMon 10:14 amMon 4:08 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 7:13 pmTue 7:10 amTue 1:11 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Accra.

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