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

Moon: 30.4%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 13, 2024 at 8:33:05 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:30 am 81° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 pm 280° West
Moonrise Today: 10:35 am 61° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:32 pm 299° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 15 minutes (+20s)
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Today's Sun Position in Benin City

Time:8:33 pm
Altitude:-27.0°
Direction:284° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 15m (Apr 13, 2024)

20 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 12, 2024)

29 minutes, 30 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

14 minutes, 27 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Benin City Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:09 am
Civil Twilight6:09 am – 6:30 am
Daylight6:30 am – 6:45 pm
Civil Twilight6:45 pm – 7:06 pm
Nautical Twilight7:06 pm – 7:31 pm
Astro. Twilight7:31 pm – 7:55 pm
Night7:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 136:30 am6:45 pm12:15:00+0:2012:37 pm (87.0°)93.219
Apr 146:30 am6:45 pm12:15:20+0:2012:37 pm (86.7°)93.245
Apr 156:29 am6:45 pm12:15:40+0:2012:37 pm (86.3°)93.270
Apr 166:29 am6:45 pm12:16:00+0:2012:37 pm (85.9°)93.296
Apr 176:28 am6:45 pm12:16:20+0:2012:36 pm (85.6°)93.321
Apr 186:28 am6:45 pm12:16:40+0:1912:36 pm (85.2°)93.346
Apr 196:28 am6:45 pm12:17:00+0:1912:36 pm (84.9°)93.371
* All times are local time for Benin City. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Benin City

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 1310:35 am11:32 pm-5:03 pm(67.5°)238,52628.9%
Apr 1411:33 am--6:00 pm(67.9°)242,33039.2%
Apr 15-12:28 am12:28 pm6:54 pm(69.9°)245,67449.6%
Apr 16-1:19 am1:21 pm7:44 pm(73.2°)248,37859.7%
Apr 17-2:06 am2:10 pm8:30 pm(77.5°)250,34469.2%
Apr 18-2:48 am2:55 pm9:12 pm(82.5°)251,54977.8%
Apr 19-3:28 am3:39 pm9:53 pm(88.0°)252,02885.3%
* All times are local time for Benin City. 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 Benin City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Apr 13, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:13 amSun 6:23 pmSun 12:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 5:45 amSun 5:53 pmSun 11:49 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 4:21 amSun 4:20 pmSun 10:21 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 8:07 amSun 8:26 pmSun 2:17 pmAverage visibility
SaturnSun 4:14 amSun 4:11 pmSun 10:12 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 8:15 amSat 8:34 pmSat 2:24 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 5:00 amSun 5:01 pmSun 11:01 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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