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Lagos, Nigeria — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 94.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 19, 2019 at 5:16:50 am


Sunrise Today: 6:51 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 5:43 pm 79° East
Moonset Today: 5:25 am 284° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (+21s)

Location of LagosLocation

Today's Sun Position in Lagos

Time:5:16 am
Altitude:-24.4°
Direction:88° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 6m 2s (Mar 19, 2019)

21 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 18, 2019)

20 minutes, 57 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

23 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lagos Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:42 am
Astro. Twilight5:42 am – 6:06 am
Nautical Twilight6:06 am – 6:30 am
Civil Twilight6:30 am – 6:51 am
Daylight6:51 am – 6:57 pm
Civil Twilight6:57 pm – 7:18 pm
Nautical Twilight7:18 pm – 7:42 pm
Astro. Twilight7:42 pm – 8:06 pm
Night8:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lagos - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 196:51 am6:57 pm12:06:02+0:2112:54 pm (83.0°)92.536
Mar 206:51 am6:57 pm12:06:23+0:2112:54 pm (83.4°)92.561
Mar 216:50 am6:57 pm12:06:45+0:2112:53 pm (83.8°)92.587
Mar 226:50 am6:57 pm12:07:06+0:2112:53 pm (84.2°)92.614
Mar 236:49 am6:57 pm12:07:27+0:2112:53 pm (84.6°)92.640
Mar 246:49 am6:56 pm12:07:49+0:2112:52 pm (85.0°)92.667
Mar 256:48 am6:56 pm12:08:10+0:2112:52 pm (85.4°)92.694
* All times are local time for Lagos. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:58 pm in Lagos.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Lagos

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Lagos - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 19-5:25 am5:43 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 20-6:19 am6:41 pm12:02 am(86.4°)223,31798.0%
Mar 21-7:11 am7:38 pm12:57 am(88.1°)224,07399.8%
Mar 22-8:02 am8:33 pm1:50 am(82.3°)225,98098.5%
Mar 23-8:51 am9:27 pm2:43 am(76.7°)228,86394.2%
Mar 24-9:40 am10:21 pm3:34 am(71.6°)232,43787.6%
Mar 25-10:30 am11:14 pm4:26 am(67.4°)236,36179.2%
* All times are local time for Lagos. 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 Lagos This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Mar 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:18 amTue 6:18 pmTue 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:38 amTue 4:30 pmTue 10:34 amGood visibility
MarsTue 10:06 amTue 10:28 pmTue 4:17 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 12:42 amTue 12:23 pmTue 6:32 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 2:31 amTue 2:14 pmTue 8:22 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:47 amTue 9:00 pmTue 2:54 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:13 amTue 6:10 pmTue 12:12 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lagos.

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