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Accra, Ghana — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 85.4%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Aug 15, 2022 at 9:48:46 am
Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 6:14 pm 284° West
Moonrise Today: 9:19 pm 87° East
Moonset Today: 8:56 am 270° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 18 minutes (-16s)
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Today's Sun Position in Accra

Time:9:48 am
Altitude:55.4°
Direction:73° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 17m 48s (Aug 15, 2022)

16 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 14, 2022)

29 minutes, 33 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

8 minutes, 50 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Accra Today

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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 – 6:14 pm
Civil Twilight6:14 pm – 6:35 pm
Nautical Twilight6:35 pm – 7:00 pm
Astro. Twilight7:00 pm – 7:25 pm
Night7:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Accra - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 155:56 am6:14 pm12:17:48−0:1612:05 pm (81.6°)94.145
Aug 165:56 am6:13 pm12:17:32−0:1612:05 pm (81.9°)94.129
Aug 175:56 am6:13 pm12:17:16−0:1612:04 pm (82.2°)94.112
Aug 185:56 am6:13 pm12:16:59−0:1612:04 pm (82.5°)94.095
Aug 195:56 am6:12 pm12:16:42−0:1612:04 pm (82.9°)94.077
Aug 205:55 am6:12 pm12:16:26−0:1612:04 pm (83.2°)94.059
Aug 215:55 am6:12 pm12:16:09−0:1612:03 pm (83.5°)94.041
* All times are local time for Accra. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Accra

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Accra - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 15-8:56 am9:19 pm2:45 am(82.5°)232,91187.6%
Aug 16-9:44 am10:01 pm3:31 am(89.0°)236,76979.3%
Aug 17-10:31 am10:44 pm4:16 am(85.0°)240,61369.8%
Aug 18-11:19 am11:28 pm5:01 am(79.6°)244,15259.8%
Aug 19-12:08 pm-5:47 am(75.0°)247,16149.6%
Aug 2012:14 am12:57 pm-6:35 am(71.5°)249,48239.7%
Aug 211:01 am1:48 pm-7:24 am(69.2°)251,03630.3%
* 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, Mon, Aug 15, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:33 amMon 7:42 pmMon 1:37 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 4:42 amMon 5:04 pmMon 10:53 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 11:57 pmMon 12:15 pmMon 6:06 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 8:53 pmTue 8:57 amTue 2:55 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 6:06 pmTue 5:56 amTue 12:01 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:24 pmMon 11:40 amMon 5:32 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 8:05 pmTue 8:06 amTue 2:06 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Accra.

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