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Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 11.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 20, 2014 at 5:49:34 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:46 AM 100° East
Sunset Today: 7:04 PM 259° West


Moonrise Today: 4:06 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 4:23 PM 272° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 17 minutes (+23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Diego Garcia

The Sun's altitude in Diego Garcia today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over earth

5:49 PM

Altitude

17.1°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 17m 28s

+23s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Diego Garcia today

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Day, night and twilight times in Diego Garcia 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 – 5:36 AM
Astro. Twilight5:36 AM – 6:01 AM
Nautical Twilight6:01 AM – 6:25 AM
Civil Twilight6:25 AM – 6:46 AM
Daylight6:46 AM – 7:04 PM
Civil Twilight7:04 PM – 7:25 PM
Nautical Twilight7:25 PM – 7:50 PM
Astro. Twilight7:50 PM – 8:15 PM
Night8:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 206:46 AM7:04 PM12:17:28+0:2312:55 PM (87.0°)92.573
Oct 216:46 AM7:04 PM12:17:52+0:2312:55 PM (86.6°)92.547
Oct 226:46 AM7:04 PM12:18:16+0:2312:55 PM (86.3°)92.522
Oct 236:45 AM7:04 PM12:18:39+0:2312:55 PM (85.9°)92.496
Oct 246:45 AM7:04 PM12:19:02+0:2312:55 PM (85.6°)92.471
Oct 256:45 AM7:04 PM12:19:26+0:2312:54 PM (85.2°)92.445
Oct 266:44 AM7:04 PM12:19:49+0:2312:54 PM (84.9°)92.420
* All times are in local Diego Garcia time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 214:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 238:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:03 AM
* All times are local Diego Garcia time.

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Today's moon in Diego Garcia

The Moon's path in Diego Garcia 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 2014 Moon Phases

5:49 PM

Altitude

-21.8°

Heading

269° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

11.1%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 204:06 AM4:23 PM-10:14 AM(78.4°)250,35213.1%
Oct 214:47 AM5:09 PM-10:57 AM(82.4°)248,8237.2%
Oct 225:29 AM5:55 PM-11:41 AM(86.3°)246,8952.8%
Oct 236:12 AM6:43 PM-12:27 PM(88.0°)244,7280.4%
Oct 246:57 AM7:33 PM-1:14 PM(84.5°)242,4670.2%
Oct 257:44 AM8:24 PM-2:04 PM(81.5°)240,2252.2%
Oct 268:34 AM9:18 PM-2:56 PM(79.3°)238,0846.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Diego Garcia time.

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