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

Moon: 53.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 30, 2016 at 2:37:08 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:12 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 12:58 AM 105° East
Moonset Today: 1:39 PM 256° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 51 minutes (-19s)

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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

2:37 AM

Altitude

-66.8°

Heading

69° E

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 51m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: -19s

Winter: +9m 15s

Summer: -41m 48s

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 – 6:25 AM
Nautical Twilight6:25 AM – 6:50 AM
Civil Twilight6:50 AM – 7:12 AM
Daylight7:12 AM – 7:03 PM
Civil Twilight7:03 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

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 307:12 AM7:03 PM11:51:13−0:191:08 PM (67.8°)93.646
May 17:12 AM7:03 PM11:50:54−0:191:07 PM (67.5°)93.671
May 27:12 AM7:03 PM11:50:35−0:181:07 PM (67.2°)93.695
May 37:12 AM7:02 PM11:50:16−0:181:07 PM (66.9°)93.718
May 47:12 AM7:02 PM11:49:58−0:181:07 PM (66.6°)93.742
May 57:12 AM7:02 PM11:49:40−0:181:07 PM (66.3°)93.765
May 67:12 AM7:02 PM11:49:22−0:171:07 PM (66.0°)93.788
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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

2:37 AM

Altitude

22.2°

Heading

103° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

53.2%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 3012:58 AM1:39 PM-7:19 AM(82.5°)237,64451.1%
May 11:51 AM2:29 PM-8:10 AM(85.6°)234,03239.9%
May 22:45 AM3:19 PM-9:03 AM(89.5°)230,44428.9%
May 33:40 AM4:09 PM-9:55 AM(85.9°)227,17218.7%
May 44:37 AM5:01 PM-10:49 AM(81.0°)224,54110.1%
May 55:34 AM5:54 PM-11:45 AM(76.1°)222,8573.8%
May 66:33 AM6:49 PM-12:42 PM(71.6°)222,3500.6%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Diego Garcia This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercurySat 8:07 AMSat 7:48 PMSat 1:58 PM
VenusSat 6:33 AMSat 6:28 PMSat 12:31 PM
MarsFri 8:49 PMSat 9:15 AMSat 3:02 AM
JupiterSat 3:38 PMSun 3:33 AMSat 9:35 PM
SaturnFri 9:22 PMSat 9:47 AMSat 3:35 AM
UranusSat 5:59 AMSat 5:54 PMSat 11:57 AM
NeptuneSat 3:24 AMSat 3:35 PMSat 9:29 AM
PlutoFri 11:39 PMSat 12:04 PMSat 5:52 AM
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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