Flag for British Indian Ocean Territory Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 1.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 9, 2016 at 8:16:19 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:13 AM 105° East
Sunset Today: 7:36 PM 255° West


Moonrise Today: 7:40 AM 101° East
Moonset Today: 8:17 PM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 22 minutes (-21s)

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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

8:16 PM

Altitude

-10.5°

Heading

253° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 22m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -21s

Winter: +40m 32s

Summer: -10m 32s

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 – 6:01 AM
Astro. Twilight6:01 AM – 6:26 AM
Nautical Twilight6:26 AM – 6:52 AM
Civil Twilight6:52 AM – 7:13 AM
Daylight7:13 AM – 7:36 PM
Civil Twilight7:36 PM – 7:57 PM
Nautical Twilight7:57 PM – 8:23 PM
Astro. Twilight8:23 PM – 8:48 PM
Night8:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 97:13 AM7:36 PM12:22:29−0:211:25 PM (82.5°)91.706
Feb 107:13 AM7:36 PM12:22:07−0:221:25 PM (82.8°)91.722
Feb 117:14 AM7:35 PM12:21:45−0:221:25 PM (83.1°)91.738
Feb 127:14 AM7:35 PM12:21:22−0:221:25 PM (83.5°)91.754
Feb 137:14 AM7:35 PM12:20:59−0:221:25 PM (83.8°)91.771
Feb 147:14 AM7:35 PM12:20:37−0:221:25 PM (84.1°)91.788
Feb 157:14 AM7:35 PM12:20:14−0:221:25 PM (84.5°)91.806
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 228:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 PM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

8:16 PM

Altitude

-0.1°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.3%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 97:40 AM8:17 PM-1:59 PM(87.5°)227,7470.7%
Feb 108:37 AM9:09 PM-2:54 PM(88.1°)226,6324.3%
Feb 119:34 AM10:00 PM-3:48 PM(83.3°)226,43810.6%
Feb 1210:30 AM10:51 PM-4:41 PM(78.5°)227,08119.2%
Feb 1311:26 AM11:43 PM-5:35 PM(74.0°)228,40229.6%
Feb 1412:22 PM--6:29 PM(70.1°)230,20741.1%
Feb 15-12:35 AM1:18 PM7:23 PM(67.1°)232,30952.8%
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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