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

Moon: 2.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 20, 2015 at 7:45:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:12 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 7:07 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 8:31 AM 76° East
Moonset Today: 8:42 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 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

7:45 AM

Altitude

7.4°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 54m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -21s

Winter: +12m 57s

Summer: -38m 21s

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 – 6:26 AM
Nautical Twilight6:26 AM – 6:51 AM
Civil Twilight6:51 AM – 7:12 AM
Daylight7:12 AM – 7:07 PM
Civil Twilight7:07 PM – 7:28 PM
Nautical Twilight7:28 PM – 7:53 PM
Astro. Twilight7:53 PM – 8:17 PM
Night8:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 207:12 AM7:07 PM11:54:49−0:211:09 PM (71.2°)93.380
Apr 217:12 AM7:06 PM11:54:28−0:211:09 PM (70.9°)93.406
Apr 227:12 AM7:06 PM11:54:06−0:211:09 PM (70.6°)93.431
Apr 237:12 AM7:06 PM11:53:45−0:201:09 PM (70.2°)93.455
Apr 247:12 AM7:05 PM11:53:25−0:201:09 PM (69.9°)93.480
Apr 257:12 AM7:05 PM11:53:04−0:201:08 PM (69.6°)93.504
Apr 267:12 AM7:05 PM11:52:44−0:201:08 PM (69.2°)93.528
* 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

7:45 AM

Altitude

-11.4°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.4%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 208:31 AM8:42 PM-2:37 PM(67.0°)229,3753.5%
Apr 219:29 AM9:36 PM-3:33 PM(64.7°)232,7559.1%
Apr 2210:25 AM10:31 PM-4:28 PM(63.6°)236,51716.8%
Apr 2311:19 AM11:24 PM-5:21 PM(63.6°)240,32425.8%
Apr 2412:10 PM--6:13 PM(64.6°)243,86635.6%
Apr 25-12:15 AM12:59 PM7:01 PM(66.4°)246,90145.7%
Apr 26-1:05 AM1:44 PM7:48 PM(68.9°)249,25855.7%
* 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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