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

Moon: 92.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 2, 2015 at 10:43:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:23 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:11 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 9:08 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 8:47 AM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 48 minutes (+16s)

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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

10:43 PM

Altitude

-51.3°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 48m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: +16s

Winter: +6m 10s

Summer: -44m 54s

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 – 6:10 AM
Astro. Twilight6:10 AM – 6:35 AM
Nautical Twilight6:35 AM – 7:01 AM
Civil Twilight7:01 AM – 7:23 AM
Daylight7:23 AM – 7:11 PM
Civil Twilight7:11 PM – 7:33 PM
Nautical Twilight7:33 PM – 7:58 PM
Astro. Twilight7:58 PM – 8:23 PM
Night8:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 27:23 AM7:11 PM11:48:08+0:161:17 PM (64.9°)94.337
Aug 37:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:24+0:161:17 PM (65.1°)94.325
Aug 47:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:41+0:161:17 PM (65.4°)94.313
Aug 57:22 AM7:11 PM11:48:58+0:171:16 PM (65.7°)94.301
Aug 67:22 AM7:11 PM11:49:15+0:171:16 PM (65.9°)94.288
Aug 77:21 AM7:11 PM11:49:33+0:171:16 PM (66.2°)94.275
Aug 87:21 AM7:11 PM11:49:51+0:171:16 PM (66.5°)94.262
* 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

10:43 PM

Altitude

21.9°

Heading

93° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

92.8%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 2-8:47 AM9:08 PM2:29 AM(88.0°)225,17497.1%
Aug 3-9:40 AM10:05 PM3:25 AM(87.5°)225,12691.6%
Aug 4-10:31 AM11:02 PM4:19 AM(82.6°)226,02683.5%
Aug 5-11:22 AM11:57 PM5:12 AM(77.8°)227,70373.5%
Aug 6-12:13 PM-6:05 AM(73.4°)229,93562.3%
Aug 712:52 AM1:04 PM-6:58 AM(69.7°)232,49950.6%
Aug 81:47 AM1:56 PM-7:52 AM(66.8°)235,19739.2%
* 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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