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Flag for Nigeria Benin City, Nigeria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 13.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 29, 2017 at 2:44:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:24 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 6:44 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 9:14 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 10:01 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 20 minutes (+18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Benin City

The Sun's altitude in Benin City 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

2:44 pm

Altitude

57.0°

Heading

287° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 20m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +18s

Winter: +34m 36s

Summer: -9m 21s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Benin City Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Benin City 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 – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:38 am
Nautical Twilight5:38 am – 6:03 am
Civil Twilight6:03 am – 6:24 am
Daylight6:24 am – 6:44 pm
Civil Twilight6:44 pm – 7:06 pm
Nautical Twilight7:06 pm – 7:31 pm
Astro. Twilight7:31 pm – 7:56 pm
Night7:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:24 am6:44 pm12:20:05+0:1812:34 pm (81.7°)93.622
Apr 306:24 am6:44 pm12:20:24+0:1812:34 pm (81.4°)93.645
May 16:24 am6:44 pm12:20:42+0:1812:34 pm (81.1°)93.668
May 26:23 am6:44 pm12:21:00+0:1812:34 pm (80.8°)93.691
May 36:23 am6:45 pm12:21:18+0:1712:34 pm (80.5°)93.713
May 46:23 am6:45 pm12:21:35+0:1712:34 pm (80.2°)93.736
May 56:23 am6:45 pm12:21:52+0:1712:34 pm (80.0°)93.758
* All times are local time for Benin City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:29 am
June SolsticeJun 215:24 am
September EquinoxSep 229:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:28 pm
* All times are local Benin City time.

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Today's Moon in Benin City

The Moon's path in Benin City 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 2017 Moon Phases

2:44 pm

Altitude

72.4°

Heading

44° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

13.7%

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 299:14 am10:01 pm-3:37 pm(77.5°)225,20614.0%
Apr 3010:14 am11:01 pm-4:37 pm(76.9°)227,57223.6%
May 111:13 am11:58 pm-5:36 pm(77.7°)230,51434.5%
May 212:11 pm--6:32 pm(79.7°)233,74245.9%
May 3-12:52 am1:05 pm7:24 pm(82.7°)237,00257.2%
May 4-1:42 am1:57 pm8:14 pm(86.3°)240,10867.7%
May 5-2:30 am2:47 pm9:01 pm(89.7°)242,93877.2%
* All times are local time for Benin City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Benin City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Apr 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:35 amSat 5:46 pmSat 11:41 amVery difficult to see
VenusSat 4:03 amSat 4:08 pmSat 10:06 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 8:08 amSat 8:33 pmSat 2:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 5:05 pmSun 5:04 amSat 11:05 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 10:01 pmSun 9:44 amSun 3:53 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 5:36 amSat 5:47 pmSat 11:41 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 3:10 amSat 3:06 pmSat 9:08 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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