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Moon: 83.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 2, 2015 at 10:40:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:11 AM 82° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 PM 278° West


Moonrise Today: 10:44 PM 80° East
Moonset Today: 10:05 AM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 58 minutes (+22s)

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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

10:40 AM

Altitude

49.7°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 58m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +22s

Winter: +16m 23s

Summer: -34m 41s

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 – 6:50 AM
Civil Twilight6:50 AM – 7:11 AM
Daylight7:11 AM – 7:09 PM
Civil Twilight7:09 PM – 7:30 PM
Nautical Twilight7:30 PM – 7:55 PM
Astro. Twilight7:55 PM – 8:19 PM
Night8:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 27:11 AM7:09 PM11:58:21+0:221:10 PM (74.7°)93.796
Sep 37:11 AM7:09 PM11:58:43+0:221:10 PM (75.1°)93.775
Sep 47:10 AM7:09 PM11:59:06+0:221:10 PM (75.4°)93.753
Sep 57:10 AM7:09 PM11:59:28+0:221:09 PM (75.8°)93.730
Sep 67:09 AM7:09 PM11:59:51+0:221:09 PM (76.2°)93.708
Sep 77:08 AM7:09 PM12:00:14+0:221:09 PM (76.5°)93.685
Sep 87:08 AM7:09 PM12:00:37+0:221:08 PM (76.9°)93.662
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 214:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

10:40 AM

Altitude

-9.3°

Heading

277° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

83.5%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 2-10:05 AM10:44 PM3:56 AM(75.3°)225,41786.0%
Sep 3-10:58 AM11:41 PM4:51 AM(71.1°)228,17376.4%
Sep 4-11:51 AM-5:46 AM(67.8°)231,45265.6%
Sep 512:37 AM12:44 PM-6:41 AM(65.5°)234,95054.3%
Sep 61:31 AM1:37 PM-7:34 AM(64.3°)238,40643.1%
Sep 72:24 AM2:29 PM-8:27 AM(64.2°)241,62232.6%
Sep 83:15 AM3:20 PM-9:18 AM(65.1°)244,47623.2%
* 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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