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

Moon: 99.9%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 31, 2015 at 6:27:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:23 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:11 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 7:11 PM 104° East
Moonset Today: 6:57 AM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 47 minutes (+15s)

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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

6:27 PM

Altitude

9.4°

Heading

290° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 47m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: +15s

Winter: +5m 38s

Summer: -45m 26s

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 – 6:10 AM
Astro. Twilight6:10 AM – 6:36 AM
Nautical Twilight6:36 AM – 7:01 AM
Civil Twilight7:01 AM – 7:23 AM
Daylight7:23 AM – 7:11 PM
Civil Twilight7:11 PM – 7:33 PM
Nautical Twilight7:33 PM – 7:58 PM
Astro. Twilight7:58 PM – 8:23 PM
Night8:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 317:23 AM7:11 PM11:47:35+0:151:17 PM (64.4°)94.360
Aug 17:23 AM7:11 PM11:47:51+0:151:17 PM (64.6°)94.349
Aug 27:23 AM7:11 PM11:48:08+0:161:17 PM (64.9°)94.337
Aug 37:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:24+0:161:17 PM (65.1°)94.325
Aug 47:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:41+0:161:17 PM (65.4°)94.313
Aug 57:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:58+0:171:16 PM (65.7°)94.301
Aug 67:22 AM7:11 PM11:49:15+0:171:16 PM (65.9°)94.288
* 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

6:27 PM

Altitude

-11.0°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.9%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 31-6:57 AM7:11 PM12:35 AM(81.1°)228,31499.2%
Aug 1-7:53 AM8:10 PM1:33 AM(84.1°)226,25099.7%
Aug 2-8:47 AM9:08 PM2:29 AM(88.0°)225,17497.1%
Aug 3-9:40 AM10:05 PM3:25 AM(87.5°)225,12691.6%
Aug 4-10:31 AM11:02 PM4:19 AM(82.6°)226,02683.5%
Aug 5-11:22 AM11:57 PM5:12 AM(77.8°)227,70373.5%
Aug 6-12:13 PM-6:05 AM(73.4°)229,93562.3%
* 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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