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

Moon: 90.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 2, 2015 at 5:33:18 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:15 AM 98° East
Sunset Today: 7:30 PM 263° West


Moonrise Today: 5:06 PM 76° East
Moonset Today: 4:26 AM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (-24s)

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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

5:33 PM

Altitude

27.6°

Heading

266° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 14m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: -24s

Winter: -18m 57s

Summer: +32m 22s

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 – 6:05 AM
Astro. Twilight6:05 AM – 6:30 AM
Nautical Twilight6:30 AM – 6:54 AM
Civil Twilight6:54 AM – 7:15 AM
Daylight7:15 AM – 7:30 PM
Civil Twilight7:30 PM – 7:51 PM
Nautical Twilight7:51 PM – 8:15 PM
Astro. Twilight8:15 PM – 8:40 PM
Night8:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 27:15 AM7:30 PM12:14:12−0:241:23 PM (90.0°)92.118
Mar 37:15 AM7:29 PM12:13:47−0:241:22 PM (89.6°)92.141
Mar 47:15 AM7:29 PM12:13:23−0:241:22 PM (89.2°)92.164
Mar 57:15 AM7:28 PM12:12:58−0:241:22 PM (88.8°)92.187
Mar 67:15 AM7:28 PM12:12:33−0:241:22 PM (88.4°)92.210
Mar 77:15 AM7:27 PM12:12:09−0:241:21 PM (88.0°)92.234
Mar 87:15 AM7:27 PM12:11:44−0:241:21 PM (87.6°)92.259
* 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 214:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:48 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

5:33 PM

Altitude

5.9°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.6%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 2-4:26 AM5:06 PM11:10 PM(68.1°)251,11291.8%
Mar 3-5:13 AM5:50 PM11:54 PM(71.0°)252,03496.3%
Mar 4-6:00 AM6:32 PM---
Mar 5-6:45 AM7:13 PM12:38 AM(74.4°)252,48099.1%
Mar 6-7:29 AM7:53 PM1:20 AM(78.1°)252,487100.0%
Mar 7-8:14 AM8:34 PM2:03 AM(81.9°)252,07499.0%
Mar 8-8:58 AM9:15 PM2:45 AM(85.7°)251,23696.1%
* 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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