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Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2016 at 12:52:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:18 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 5:56 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 2:16 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:42 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 38 minutes (-1m 13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Kolkata

The Sun's altitude in Kolkata 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

12:52 PM

Altitude

67.5°

Heading

236° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 38m

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 13s

Winter: +1h 52m

Summer: -53m 11s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kolkata Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Kolkata 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 – 4:01 AM
Astro. Twilight4:01 AM – 4:29 AM
Nautical Twilight4:29 AM – 4:55 AM
Civil Twilight4:55 AM – 5:18 AM
Daylight5:18 AM – 5:56 PM
Civil Twilight5:56 PM – 6:19 PM
Nautical Twilight6:19 PM – 6:46 PM
Astro. Twilight6:46 PM – 7:13 PM
Night7:13 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kolkata - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 295:18 AM5:56 PM12:38:00−1:1311:37 AM (76.6°)93.872
Aug 305:19 AM5:55 PM12:36:46−1:1411:37 AM (76.2°)93.850
Aug 315:19 AM5:54 PM12:35:32−1:1411:37 AM (75.9°)93.829
Sep 15:19 AM5:53 PM12:34:17−1:1411:37 AM (75.5°)93.807
Sep 25:20 AM5:53 PM12:33:02−1:1411:36 AM (75.2°)93.785
Sep 35:20 AM5:52 PM12:31:47−1:1511:36 AM (74.8°)93.762
Sep 45:20 AM5:51 PM12:30:32−1:1511:36 AM (74.4°)93.739
* All times are local time for Kolkata. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:00 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:04 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:51 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:14 PM
* All times are local Kolkata time.

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Today's Moon in Kolkata

The Moon's path in Kolkata 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

12:52 PM

Altitude

36.4°

Heading

274° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Kolkata - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 292:16 AM3:42 PM-9:00 AM(84.3°)237,24211.2%
Aug 303:13 AM4:29 PM-9:53 AM(82.1°)239,3765.2%
Aug 314:09 AM5:13 PM-10:43 AM(79.0°)241,5991.4%
Sep 15:03 AM5:54 PM-11:30 AM(75.4°)243,8550.0%
Sep 25:56 AM6:33 PM-12:16 PM(71.5°)246,0550.8%
Sep 36:48 AM7:10 PM-1:00 PM(67.5°)248,0783.7%
Sep 47:38 AM7:47 PM-1:44 PM(63.5°)249,7828.5%
* All times are local time for Kolkata. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Kolkata This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:59 AMMon 6:51 PMMon 12:55 PMDifficult to see
VenusMon 6:58 AMMon 7:08 PMMon 1:03 PMFairly good visibility
MarsMon 12:29 PMMon 11:05 PMMon 5:47 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 6:53 AMMon 7:03 PMMon 12:58 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnMon 12:12 PMMon 11:05 PMMon 5:38 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:17 PMTue 8:49 AMTue 2:33 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 6:06 PMTue 5:41 AMMon 11:53 PMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kolkata.

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