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

Moon: 96.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Dec 10, 2022 at 12:08:48 am
Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:23 pm 247° West
Moonrise Today: 8:26 pm 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:27 am 297° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 46 minutes (-5s)
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Today's Sun Position in Benin City

Time:12:08 am
Altitude:-72.7°
Direction:197° S
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 45m 58s (Dec 10, 2022)

5 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 9, 2022)

28 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

43 minutes, 29 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Benin City Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:22 am
Astro. Twilight5:22 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 6:23 pm
Civil Twilight6:23 pm – 6:45 pm
Nautical Twilight6:45 pm – 7:11 pm
Astro. Twilight7:11 pm – 7:37 pm
Night7:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Benin City - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 106:37 am6:23 pm11:45:58−0:0512:30 pm (60.7°)91.545
Dec 116:37 am6:23 pm11:45:53−0:0412:30 pm (60.7°)91.534
Dec 126:38 am6:24 pm11:45:49−0:0412:31 pm (60.6°)91.523
Dec 136:38 am6:24 pm11:45:45−0:0312:31 pm (60.5°)91.514
Dec 146:39 am6:24 pm11:45:41−0:0312:32 pm (60.4°)91.504
Dec 156:39 am6:25 pm11:45:38−0:0312:32 pm (60.4°)91.496
Dec 166:40 am6:25 pm11:45:35−0:0212:33 pm (60.3°)91.487
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Benin City - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-8:27 am8:26 pm2:01 am(68.6°)251,15096.7%
Dec 11-9:17 am9:17 pm2:52 am(69.5°)251,94292.3%
Dec 12-10:04 am10:06 pm3:41 am(71.7°)252,19286.4%
Dec 13-10:49 am10:53 pm4:28 am(75.0°)251,79579.1%
Dec 14-11:30 am11:39 pm5:13 am(79.2°)250,67270.7%
Dec 15-12:10 pm-5:55 am(84.2°)248,78561.4%
Dec 1612:23 am12:49 pm-6:37 am(89.8°)246,15251.5%
* 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, Dec 10, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:53 amSat 7:35 pmSat 1:44 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:31 amSat 7:14 pmSat 1:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 5:59 pmSun 6:25 amSun 12:12 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 1:18 pmSun 1:19 amSat 7:19 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 10:59 amSat 10:47 pmSat 4:53 pmAverage visibility
UranusSat 4:03 pmSun 4:21 amSat 10:12 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 12:55 pmSun 12:54 amSat 6:54 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Benin City.

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