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São Tomé, Sao Tome and Principe — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.5%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 20, 2019 at 1:36:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 5:43 pm 270° West


Moonrise Today: 5:30 pm 84° East
Moonset Today: 5:01 am 279° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes

Location of São ToméLocation

Today's Sun Position in São Tomé

Time:1:36 pm
Altitude:61.1°
Direction:269° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 6m 29s (Mar 20, 2019)

8 seconds longer than December Solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

1 minute, 59 seconds shorter than June Solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in São Tomé Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:28 am
Astro. Twilight4:28 am – 4:52 am
Nautical Twilight4:52 am – 5:16 am
Civil Twilight5:16 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 5:43 pm
Civil Twilight5:43 pm – 6:04 pm
Nautical Twilight6:04 pm – 6:28 pm
Astro. Twilight6:28 pm – 6:52 pm
Night6:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in São Tomé - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 205:37 am5:43 pm12:06:29< 1s11:40 am (89.5°)92.561
Mar 215:37 am5:43 pm12:06:30+0:0111:40 am (89.9°)92.587
Mar 225:36 am5:43 pm12:06:31+0:0111:40 am (89.7°)92.613
Mar 235:36 am5:43 pm12:06:32+0:0111:39 am (89.3°)92.640
Mar 245:36 am5:42 pm12:06:33+0:0111:39 am (88.9°)92.666
Mar 255:35 am5:42 pm12:06:35+0:0111:39 am (88.5°)92.693
Mar 265:35 am5:42 pm12:06:36+0:0111:38 am (88.1°)92.720
* All times are local time for São Tomé. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 9:58 pm in São Tomé.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in São Tomé

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in São Tomé - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 20-5:01 am5:30 pm11:43 pm(85.6°)224,06099.8%
Mar 21-5:56 am6:24 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 22-6:49 am7:16 pm12:36 am(88.6°)225,95798.5%
Mar 23-7:41 am8:08 pm1:29 am(82.9°)228,83294.2%
Mar 24-8:32 am9:00 pm2:20 am(77.9°)232,40187.6%
Mar 25-9:24 am9:51 pm3:12 am(73.7°)236,32479.3%
Mar 26-10:15 am10:43 pm4:03 am(70.5°)240,25669.8%
* All times are local time for São Tomé. 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 São Tomé This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Mar 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:58 amWed 4:59 pmWed 10:58 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:19 amWed 3:23 pmWed 9:21 amGood visibility
MarsWed 9:00 amWed 9:05 pmWed 3:02 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 11:11 pmThu 11:13 amThu 5:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:01 amThu 1:03 pmThu 7:02 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 7:35 amWed 7:38 pmWed 1:36 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 4:53 amWed 4:55 pmWed 10:54 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for São Tomé.

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