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

Moon: 87.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 30, 2015 at 10:58:22 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:16 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:00 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:31 PM 100° East
Moonset Today: 4:18 AM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 43 minutes (-10s)

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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

10:58 AM

Altitude

47.0°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 43m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -10s

Winter: +1m 55s

Summer: -49m 23s

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 – 6:02 AM
Astro. Twilight6:02 AM – 6:28 AM
Nautical Twilight6:28 AM – 6:54 AM
Civil Twilight6:54 AM – 7:16 AM
Daylight7:16 AM – 7:00 PM
Civil Twilight7:00 PM – 7:22 PM
Nautical Twilight7:22 PM – 7:48 PM
Astro. Twilight7:48 PM – 8:14 PM
Night8:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 307:16 AM7:00 PM11:43:46−0:101:08 PM (60.9°)94.223
May 317:16 AM7:00 PM11:43:36−0:091:08 PM (60.8°)94.237
Jun 17:16 AM7:00 PM11:43:26−0:091:08 PM (60.7°)94.252
Jun 27:17 AM7:00 PM11:43:17−0:091:08 PM (60.5°)94.266
Jun 37:17 AM7:00 PM11:43:08−0:081:08 PM (60.4°)94.280
Jun 47:17 AM7:00 PM11:43:00−0:081:09 PM (60.3°)94.293
Jun 57:17 AM7:00 PM11:42:53−0:071:09 PM (60.2°)94.307
* 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

10:58 AM

Altitude

-72.0°

Heading

154° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

87.9%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 30-4:18 AM4:31 PM10:48 PM(86.6°)246,38290.8%
May 31-5:05 AM5:16 PM11:35 PM(83.5°)243,92895.9%
Jun 1-5:55 AM6:04 PM---
Jun 2-6:46 AM6:55 PM12:25 AM(81.0°)241,32999.0%
Jun 3-7:40 AM7:48 PM1:17 AM(79.3°)238,77199.8%
Jun 4-8:35 AM8:43 PM2:11 AM(78.7°)236,41298.2%
Jun 5-9:30 AM9:40 PM3:07 AM(79.2°)234,36594.2%
* 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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