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Freetown, Sierra Leone — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 29.7%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 17, 2021 at 6:11:38 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:33 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:05 pm 290° West
Moonrise Today: 11:05 am 66° East
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (+18s)
Location of FreetownLocation

Today's Sun Position in Freetown

Time:6:11 pm
Altitude:11.7°
Direction:288° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 31m 17s (May 17, 2021)

18 seconds longer than yesterday (May 16, 2021)

53 minutes, 21 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

5 minutes, 47 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Freetown Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:45 am
Nautical Twilight5:45 am – 6:11 am
Civil Twilight6:11 am – 6:33 am
Daylight6:33 am – 7:05 pm
Civil Twilight7:05 pm – 7:27 pm
Nautical Twilight7:27 pm – 7:53 pm
Astro. Twilight7:53 pm – 8:19 pm
Night8:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Freetown - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 176:33 am7:05 pm12:31:17+0:1812:49 pm (79.0°)94.015
May 186:33 am7:05 pm12:31:36+0:1812:49 pm (78.8°)94.033
May 196:33 am7:05 pm12:31:54+0:1812:49 pm (78.6°)94.052
May 206:33 am7:05 pm12:32:12+0:1712:49 pm (78.4°)94.070
May 216:33 am7:05 pm12:32:29+0:1712:49 pm (78.2°)94.087
May 226:33 am7:06 pm12:32:46+0:1612:49 pm (78.0°)94.105
May 236:33 am7:06 pm12:33:02+0:1612:49 pm (77.8°)94.122
* All times are local time for Freetown. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Freetown

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Freetown - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 1711:05 am--5:33 pm(74.6°)244,95029.4%
May 18-12:01 am11:58 am6:24 pm(77.6°)241,88239.4%
May 19-12:49 am12:51 pm7:14 pm(81.7°)238,40350.1%
May 20-1:35 am1:43 pm8:03 pm(86.8°)234,67661.2%
May 21-2:21 am2:35 pm8:51 pm(87.2°)230,93772.1%
May 22-3:06 am3:28 pm9:41 pm(80.8°)227,48482.1%
May 23-3:51 am4:23 pm10:32 pm(74.2°)224,64690.5%
* All times are local time for Freetown. 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 Freetown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 17, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:02 amMon 8:40 pmMon 2:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:29 amMon 8:03 pmMon 1:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 9:57 amMon 10:32 pmMon 4:15 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 1:25 amTue 1:13 pmTue 7:19 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 12:22 amTue 12:03 pmTue 6:12 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:34 amTue 5:55 pmTue 11:44 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:44 amTue 2:42 pmTue 8:43 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Freetown.

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