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

Moon: 30.2%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 23, 2019 at 8:04:30 am


Sunrise Today: 7:02 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 2:18 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 3:23 pm 286° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 43 minutes (-45s)

Location of DakarLocation

Today's Sun Position in Dakar

Time:8:04 am
Altitude:13.8°
Direction:106° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 43m 13s (Oct 23, 2019)

45 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 22, 2019)

27 minutes, 3 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

1 hour, 17 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakar Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:50 am
Astro. Twilight5:50 am – 6:15 am
Nautical Twilight6:15 am – 6:40 am
Civil Twilight6:40 am – 7:02 am
Daylight7:02 am – 6:45 pm
Civil Twilight6:45 pm – 7:07 pm
Nautical Twilight7:07 pm – 7:32 pm
Astro. Twilight7:32 pm – 7:57 pm
Night7:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 237:02 am6:45 pm11:42:43−0:4512:54 pm (63.9°)92.491
Oct 247:02 am6:44 pm11:41:59−0:4412:53 pm (63.6°)92.466
Oct 257:03 am6:44 pm11:41:14−0:4412:53 pm (63.2°)92.441
Oct 267:03 am6:43 pm11:40:30−0:4412:53 pm (62.9°)92.416
Oct 277:03 am6:43 pm11:39:46−0:4312:53 pm (62.6°)92.391
Oct 287:03 am6:42 pm11:39:02−0:4312:53 pm (62.2°)92.366
Oct 297:04 am6:42 pm11:38:19−0:4312:53 pm (61.9°)92.341
* All times are local time for Dakar. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Dakar

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 232:18 am3:23 pm-8:52 am(87.8°)228,52529.8%
Oct 243:19 am4:12 pm-9:47 am(87.5°)226,39819.4%
Oct 254:19 am4:59 pm-10:41 am(82.0°)224,98810.6%
Oct 265:19 am5:46 pm-11:34 am(76.0°)224,5094.3%
Oct 276:18 am6:32 pm-12:27 pm(69.9°)225,0930.8%
Oct 287:18 am7:20 pm-1:20 pm(64.1°)226,7540.4%
Oct 298:18 am8:09 pm-2:15 pm(59.2°)229,3713.0%
* All times are local time for Dakar. 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 Dakar This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Oct 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:47 amWed 8:04 pmWed 2:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 8:22 amWed 7:51 pmWed 2:07 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 5:52 amWed 5:48 pmWed 11:50 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 10:50 amWed 10:03 pmWed 4:26 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 12:30 pmWed 11:43 pmWed 6:06 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:57 pmThu 7:26 amThu 1:11 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 4:17 pmThu 4:07 amWed 10:12 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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