Flag for British Indian Ocean Territory Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 6.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 2, 2016 at 1:30:58 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:23 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:06 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:02 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:11 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 42 minutes (+5s)

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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

1:30 PM

Altitude

59.5°

Heading

353° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 42m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: +5s

Winter: +29s

Summer: -50m 34s

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 – 6:08 AM
Astro. Twilight6:08 AM – 6:35 AM
Nautical Twilight6:35 AM – 7:01 AM
Civil Twilight7:01 AM – 7:23 AM
Daylight7:23 AM – 7:06 PM
Civil Twilight7:06 PM – 7:28 PM
Nautical Twilight7:28 PM – 7:54 PM
Astro. Twilight7:54 PM – 8:21 PM
Night8:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 27:23 AM7:06 PM11:42:27+0:051:14 PM (59.7°)94.511
Jul 37:23 AM7:06 PM11:42:32+0:051:15 PM (59.8°)94.512
Jul 47:24 AM7:06 PM11:42:38+0:051:15 PM (59.9°)94.513
Jul 57:24 AM7:06 PM11:42:45+0:061:15 PM (60.0°)94.513
Jul 67:24 AM7:07 PM11:42:51+0:061:15 PM (60.1°)94.512
Jul 77:24 AM7:07 PM11:42:59+0:071:15 PM (60.2°)94.511
Jul 87:24 AM7:07 PM11:43:06+0:071:16 PM (60.3°)94.509
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 228:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 PM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

1:30 PM

Altitude

47.2°

Heading

306° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.4%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25:02 AM5:11 PM-11:06 AM(65.3°)227,7197.0%
Jul 36:01 AM6:09 PM-12:05 PM(63.9°)228,8182.2%
Jul 47:00 AM7:08 PM-1:04 PM(63.8°)230,7050.2%
Jul 57:57 AM8:05 PM-2:01 PM(65.0°)233,2751.1%
Jul 68:51 AM9:00 PM-2:55 PM(67.2°)236,3364.6%
Jul 79:41 AM9:52 PM-3:46 PM(70.3°)239,63710.3%
Jul 810:28 AM10:42 PM-4:34 PM(73.9°)242,90317.7%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Diego Garcia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 2, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:58 AMSat 6:40 PMSat 12:49 PMDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:55 AMSat 7:35 PMSat 1:45 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:33 PMSun 3:59 AMSat 9:46 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 11:43 AMSat 11:40 PMSat 5:42 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:53 PMSun 5:17 AMSat 11:05 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 2:02 AMSat 1:56 PMSat 7:59 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:14 PMSun 11:25 AMSun 5:19 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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