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

Moon: 16.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 29, 2017 at 3:57:24 am


Sunrise Today: 6:39 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:34 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:24 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 11:31 pm 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 55 minutes (+23s)

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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

3:57 am

Altitude

-34.7°

Heading

50° NE

Position

Night

Day length

12h 55m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +23s

Winter: +1h 39m

Summer: -4m 26s

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 – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:39 am
Daylight6:39 am – 7:34 pm
Civil Twilight7:34 pm – 7:58 pm
Nautical Twilight7:58 pm – 8:25 pm
Astro. Twilight8:25 pm – 8:53 pm
Night8:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 296:39 am7:34 pm12:55:18+0:231:07 pm (83.0°)94.223
May 306:39 am7:35 pm12:55:41+0:221:07 pm (82.8°)94.238
May 316:39 am7:35 pm12:56:02+0:211:07 pm (82.7°)94.252
Jun 16:39 am7:35 pm12:56:23+0:201:07 pm (82.6°)94.266
Jun 26:39 am7:36 pm12:56:42+0:191:07 pm (82.4°)94.279
Jun 36:39 am7:36 pm12:57:01+0:181:07 pm (82.3°)94.292
Jun 46:39 am7:36 pm12:57:19+0:171:08 pm (82.2°)94.304
* 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

3:57 am

Altitude

-56.6°

Heading

347° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.0%

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2910:24 am11:31 pm-4:58 pm(87.2°)229,04520.9%
May 3011:23 am--5:54 pm(89.9°)232,74531.3%
May 31-12:22 am12:20 pm6:46 pm(86.6°)236,58342.2%
Jun 1-1:09 am1:14 pm7:34 pm(82.5°)240,27553.1%
Jun 2-1:52 am2:05 pm8:20 pm(78.3°)243,61463.5%
Jun 3-2:33 am2:54 pm9:05 pm(74.0°)246,46673.1%
Jun 4-3:13 am3:42 pm9:48 pm(69.8°)248,76581.5%
* 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, Mon, May 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:20 amMon 5:56 pmMon 11:37 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 3:57 amMon 4:17 pmMon 10:07 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 7:53 amMon 8:52 pmMon 2:22 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 3:33 pmTue 3:28 amMon 9:30 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:46 pmMon 8:01 amMon 2:24 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:09 amMon 4:33 pmMon 10:21 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:50 amMon 1:38 pmMon 7:44 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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