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

Moon: 16.9%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 16, 2020 at 5:28:26 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:48 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:42 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:02 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 4:06 pm 290° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 54 minutes (-24s)

Location of DakarLocation

Today's Sun Position in Dakar

Time:5:28 pm
Altitude:30.0°
Direction:286° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 54m 6s (Jul 16, 2020)

24 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 15, 2020)

1 hour, 38 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

5 minutes, 38 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakar Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 5:58 am
Nautical Twilight5:58 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:48 am
Daylight6:48 am – 7:42 pm
Civil Twilight7:42 pm – 8:06 pm
Nautical Twilight8:06 pm – 8:33 pm
Astro. Twilight8:33 pm – 9:01 pm
Night9:01 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 166:48 am7:42 pm12:54:06−0:241:15 pm (83.4°)94.482
Jul 176:49 am7:42 pm12:53:41−0:251:15 pm (83.6°)94.477
Jul 186:49 am7:42 pm12:53:14−0:261:16 pm (83.8°)94.471
Jul 196:49 am7:42 pm12:52:47−0:271:16 pm (84.0°)94.465
Jul 206:49 am7:42 pm12:52:18−0:281:16 pm (84.2°)94.458
Jul 216:50 am7:42 pm12:51:50−0:281:16 pm (84.4°)94.451
Jul 226:50 am7:41 pm12:51:20−0:291:16 pm (84.6°)94.443
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 163:02 am4:06 pm-9:33 am(86.3°)246,36919.4%
Jul 173:47 am5:00 pm-10:22 am(83.2°)243,62811.9%
Jul 184:36 am5:55 pm-11:15 am(81.2°)240,6295.9%
Jul 195:29 am6:52 pm-12:11 pm(80.4°)237,6161.8%
Jul 206:27 am7:48 pm-1:08 pm(81.2°)234,8280.1%
Jul 217:26 am8:41 pm-2:05 pm(83.6°)232,4681.0%
Jul 228:27 am9:32 pm-3:01 pm(87.3°)230,6734.7%
* 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, Thu, Jul 16, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:33 amThu 6:20 pmThu 11:57 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 3:54 amFri 4:38 pmFri 10:16 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 12:10 amFri 12:16 pmFri 6:13 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 7:26 pmFri 6:40 amFri 1:03 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:53 pmFri 7:11 amFri 1:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 1:42 amFri 2:16 pmFri 7:59 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 10:59 pmFri 10:52 amFri 4:55 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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