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Moon: 37.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 12:30:08 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:17 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 5:59 PM 281° West


Moonset Today: 12:59 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 12s)

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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

12:30 PM

Altitude

72.5°

Heading

227° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 41m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 12s

Winter: +1h 56m

Summer: -49m 31s

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 – 4:00 AM
Astro. Twilight4:00 AM – 4:27 AM
Nautical Twilight4:27 AM – 4:54 AM
Civil Twilight4:54 AM – 5:17 AM
Daylight5:17 AM – 5:59 PM
Civil Twilight5:59 PM – 6:22 PM
Nautical Twilight6:22 PM – 6:49 PM
Astro. Twilight6:49 PM – 7:16 PM
Night7:16 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kolkata - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 265:17 AM5:59 PM12:41:40−1:1211:38 AM (77.7°)93.933
Aug 275:18 AM5:58 PM12:40:27−1:1311:38 AM (77.3°)93.913
Aug 285:18 AM5:57 PM12:39:14−1:1311:38 AM (77.0°)93.892
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
* 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

12:30 PM

Altitude

5.4°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

37.3%

Moon in Kolkata - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 26-12:59 PM-6:14 AM(84.6°)231,66940.2%
Aug 2712:24 AM1:57 PM-7:10 AM(85.7°)233,36429.1%
Aug 281:20 AM2:51 PM-8:06 AM(85.6°)235,23219.3%
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%
* 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, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:07 AMFri 7:02 PMFri 1:05 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 6:54 AMFri 7:09 PMFri 1:02 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 12:34 PMFri 11:10 PMFri 5:52 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 7:02 AMFri 7:13 PMFri 1:07 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnFri 12:24 PMFri 11:16 PMFri 5:50 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:29 PMSat 9:01 AMSat 2:45 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 6:18 PMSat 5:53 AMSat 12:05 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kolkata.

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