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

Moon: 75.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 29, 2015 at 12:18:25 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:12 AM 76° East
Sunset Today: 7:04 PM 284° West


Moonrise Today: 3:50 PM 86° East
Moonset Today: 3:23 AM 275° 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

12:18 AM

Altitude

-76.1°

Heading

301° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 51m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -19s

Winter: +9m 52s

Summer: -41m 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 – 6:01 AM
Astro. Twilight6:01 AM – 6:26 AM
Nautical Twilight6:26 AM – 6:50 AM
Civil Twilight6:50 AM – 7:12 AM
Daylight7:12 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

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 297:12 AM7:04 PM11:51:43−0:191:08 PM (68.3°)93.600
Apr 307:12 AM7:03 PM11:51:23−0:191:08 PM (68.0°)93.624
May 17:12 AM7:03 PM11:51:04−0:191:07 PM (67.7°)93.647
May 27:12 AM7:03 PM11:50:44−0:191:07 PM (67.4°)93.670
May 37:12 AM7:02 PM11:50:26−0:181:07 PM (67.1°)93.694
May 47:12 AM7:02 PM11:50:07−0:181:07 PM (66.8°)93.717
May 57:12 AM7:02 PM11:49:49−0:181:07 PM (66.5°)93.740
* 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

12:18 AM

Altitude

43.2°

Heading

285° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

75.3%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 29-3:23 AM3:50 PM9:58 PM(79.9°)251,62282.3%
Apr 30-4:08 AM4:30 PM10:41 PM(83.8°)250,96089.1%
May 1-4:52 AM5:11 PM11:24 PM(87.7°)249,74094.4%
May 2-5:37 AM5:53 PM---
May 3-6:24 AM6:37 PM12:08 AM(88.6°)248,09798.1%
May 4-7:12 AM7:23 PM12:54 AM(85.2°)246,16599.8%
May 5-8:02 AM8:11 PM1:42 AM(82.4°)244,06399.5%
* 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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