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

Moon: 84.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: May 19, 2024 at 11:45:11 am
Sunrise Today: 6:40 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 7:31 pm 291° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 4:19 pm 96° East
Moonset Today: 3:49 am 267° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 51 minutes (+31s)
Location of DakarLocation

Today's Sun Position in Dakar

Time:11:45 am
Altitude:70.0°
Direction:72° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 50m 57s (May 19, 2024)

31 seconds longer than yesterday (May 18, 2024)

1 hour, 35 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

8 minutes, 48 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dakar Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:23 am
Astro. Twilight5:23 am – 5:50 am
Nautical Twilight5:50 am – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:40 am
Daylight6:40 am – 7:31 pm
Civil Twilight7:31 pm – 7:54 pm
Nautical Twilight7:54 pm – 8:21 pm
Astro. Twilight8:21 pm – 8:49 pm
Night8:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Dakar - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 196:40 am7:31 pm12:50:57+0:311:06 pm (84.7°)94.051
May 206:40 am7:32 pm12:51:27+0:301:06 pm (84.5°)94.069
May 216:40 am7:32 pm12:51:57+0:291:06 pm (84.3°)94.087
May 226:40 am7:32 pm12:52:26+0:281:06 pm (84.1°)94.104
May 236:40 am7:33 pm12:52:54+0:281:06 pm (83.9°)94.122
May 246:40 am7:33 pm12:53:21+0:271:06 pm (83.8°)94.139
May 256:39 am7:33 pm12:53:48+0:261:06 pm (83.6°)94.156
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Dakar - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 19-3:49 am4:19 pm10:22 pm(67.8°)249,88787.5%
May 20-4:23 am5:06 pm11:04 pm(62.1°)248,24793.3%
May 21-4:58 am5:55 pm11:48 pm(56.8°)246,22597.4%
May 22-5:37 am6:48 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 23-6:21 am7:44 pm12:35 am(52.3°)243,97899.6%
May 24-7:09 am8:43 pm1:28 am(48.8°)241,65399.6%
May 25-8:04 am9:42 pm2:24 am(46.7°)239,36997.3%
* 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, Sun, May 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:20 amSun 5:47 pmSun 11:34 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:26 amSun 7:11 pmSun 12:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 4:07 amSun 4:21 pmSun 10:14 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 6:39 amMon 7:24 pmMon 1:01 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnSun 2:43 amSun 2:33 pmSun 8:38 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 6:22 amSun 7:05 pmSun 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 3:19 amSun 3:19 pmSun 9:19 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Dakar.

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