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

Moon: 3.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2014 at 7:30:58 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:14 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:10 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 8:10 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 8:30 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 56 minutes (+21s)

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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

7:30 PM

Altitude

-6.2°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length
11h 56m 12s

+21s longer

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 – 6:04 AM
Astro. Twilight6:04 AM – 6:28 AM
Nautical Twilight6:28 AM – 6:53 AM
Civil Twilight6:53 AM – 7:14 AM
Daylight7:14 AM – 7:10 PM
Civil Twilight7:10 PM – 7:31 PM
Nautical Twilight7:31 PM – 7:56 PM
Astro. Twilight7:56 PM – 8:20 PM
Night8:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 277:14 AM7:10 PM11:56:12+0:211:12 PM (72.6°)93.927
Aug 287:13 AM7:10 PM11:56:33+0:211:12 PM (73.0°)93.906
Aug 297:13 AM7:10 PM11:56:55+0:211:11 PM (73.3°)93.884
Aug 307:12 AM7:10 PM11:57:17+0:221:11 PM (73.7°)93.863
Aug 317:12 AM7:10 PM11:57:39+0:221:11 PM (74.0°)93.841
Sep 17:11 AM7:09 PM11:58:02+0:221:10 PM (74.4°)93.818
Sep 27:11 AM7:09 PM11:58:24+0:221:10 PM (74.8°)93.795
* All times are in local Diego Garcia time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 214:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 238:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

7:30 PM

Altitude

13.3°

Heading

272° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

3.6%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 278:10 AM8:30 PM-2:20 PM(81.2°)250,6412.8%
Aug 288:51 AM9:16 PM-3:03 PM(85.1°)249,1507.0%
Aug 299:33 AM10:02 PM-3:47 PM(89.0°)247,23313.0%
Aug 3010:16 AM10:50 PM-4:32 PM(85.6°)244,88620.6%
Aug 3111:01 AM11:40 PM-5:20 PM(82.4°)242,12329.7%
Sep 111:50 AM--6:11 PM(79.9°)238,99639.9%
Sep 2-12:33 AM12:41 PM7:04 PM(78.3°)235,60951.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Diego Garcia time.

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