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

Moon: 89.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 21, 2018 at 6:45:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:22 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 4:00 pm 106° East
Moonset Today: 3:35 am 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-1s)

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Today's Sun Position in São Tomé

The Sun's altitude in São Tomé 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

6:45 pm

Altitude

-4.9°

Heading

271° W

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

12h 6m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -1s

December Solstice: +7s

June Solstice: -2m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in São Tomé Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in São Tomé 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 – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:38 am
Nautical Twilight5:38 am – 6:02 am
Civil Twilight6:02 am – 6:22 am
Daylight6:22 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:50 pm
Nautical Twilight6:50 pm – 7:14 pm
Astro. Twilight7:14 pm – 7:38 pm
Night7:38 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in São Tomé - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 216:22 am6:29 pm12:06:29−0:0112:26 pm (89.7°)93.326
Sep 226:22 am6:29 pm12:06:28−0:0112:25 pm (89.9°)93.300
Sep 236:22 am6:28 pm12:06:26−0:0112:25 pm (89.5°)93.274
Sep 246:21 am6:28 pm12:06:26< 1s12:25 pm (89.1°)93.248
Sep 256:21 am6:27 pm12:06:25< 1s12:24 pm (88.7°)93.221
Sep 266:21 am6:27 pm12:06:24< 1s12:24 pm (88.3°)93.195
Sep 276:20 am6:27 pm12:06:23< 1s12:24 pm (88.0°)93.169
* All times are local time for São Tomé. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:54 am in São Tomé.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 am
September EquinoxSep 232:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2111:23 pm
* All times are local São Tomé time.

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Today's Moon in São Tomé

The Moon's path in São Tomé 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:45 pm

Altitude

37.5°

Heading

111° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

89.4%

Moon in São Tomé - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 21-3:35 am4:00 pm10:11 pm(73.9°)250,50790.2%
Sep 22-4:21 am4:46 pm10:56 pm(77.3°)249,13895.3%
Sep 23-5:07 am5:30 pm11:41 pm(81.3°)247,39098.5%
Sep 24-5:51 am6:14 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 25-6:36 am6:59 pm12:25 am(85.8°)245,40099.8%
Sep 26-7:21 am7:44 pm1:10 am(89.5°)243,28499.0%
Sep 27-8:07 am8:31 pm1:55 am(84.7°)241,13096.0%
* 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, Fri, Sep 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:29 amSat 6:35 pmSat 12:32 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusFri 8:42 amFri 8:44 pmFri 2:43 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 2:53 pmSat 2:56 amFri 8:54 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 9:42 amFri 9:45 pmFri 3:44 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 12:41 pmSat 12:43 amFri 6:42 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:27 pmSat 8:30 amSat 2:28 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:34 pmSat 5:36 amFri 11:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for São Tomé.

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