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Flag for Senegal Dakar, Senegal — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 23, 2017 at 12:53:22 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:40 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:32 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:39 am 84° East
Moonset Today: 5:20 pm 278° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 52 minutes (+28s)

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Today's Sun Position in Dakar

The Sun's altitude in Dakar 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

12:53 pm

Altitude

83.2°

Heading

27° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 52m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +28s

Winter: +1h 37m

Summer: -6m 59s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakar Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Dakar 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 – 5:22 am
Astro. Twilight5:22 am – 5:49 am
Nautical Twilight5:49 am – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:40 am
Daylight6:40 am – 7:32 pm
Civil Twilight7:32 pm – 7:56 pm
Nautical Twilight7:56 pm – 8:23 pm
Astro. Twilight8:23 pm – 8:51 pm
Night8:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 236:40 am7:32 pm12:52:45+0:281:06 pm (84.0°)94.126
May 246:40 am7:33 pm12:53:13+0:271:06 pm (83.8°)94.143
May 256:39 am7:33 pm12:53:39+0:261:06 pm (83.6°)94.160
May 266:39 am7:33 pm12:54:05+0:251:06 pm (83.5°)94.177
May 276:39 am7:34 pm12:54:31+0:251:06 pm (83.3°)94.193
May 286:39 am7:34 pm12:54:55+0:241:07 pm (83.1°)94.208
May 296:39 am7:34 pm12:55:18+0:231:07 pm (83.0°)94.223
* All times are local time for Dakar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:29 am
June SolsticeJun 214:24 am
September EquinoxSep 228:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:28 pm
* All times are local Dakar time.

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Today's Moon in Dakar

The Moon's path in Dakar 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 2017 Moon Phases

12:53 pm

Altitude

61.5°

Heading

258° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 234:39 am5:20 pm-10:58 am(82.2°)225,8468.4%
May 245:29 am6:22 pm-11:54 am(86.8°)223,4152.9%
May 256:23 am7:26 pm-12:53 pm(89.3°)222,1220.3%
May 267:20 am8:31 pm-1:55 pm(86.6°)222,1251.1%
May 278:21 am9:34 pm-2:57 pm(85.3°)223,4155.1%
May 289:23 am10:35 pm-3:59 pm(85.5°)225,81912.0%
May 2910:24 am11:31 pm-4:58 pm(87.2°)229,04520.9%
* All times are local time for Dakar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Dakar This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:16 amTue 5:44 pmTue 11:30 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:02 amTue 4:18 pmTue 10:10 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 7:59 amTue 8:57 pmTue 2:28 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 3:58 pmWed 3:52 amTue 9:55 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 9:07 pmWed 8:22 amWed 2:45 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:32 amTue 4:55 pmTue 10:44 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:14 amTue 2:01 pmTue 8:08 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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