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Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 5:55:56 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:02 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 6:05 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 3:00 AM 90° East
Moonset Today: 3:30 PM 273° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 2 minutes (+1m 4s)

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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

5:55 PM

Altitude

1.5°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 2m 39s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 4s

Winter: +2h 17m

Summer: -28m 32s

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 – 3:42 AM
Astro. Twilight3:42 AM – 4:11 AM
Nautical Twilight4:11 AM – 4:39 AM
Civil Twilight4:39 AM – 5:02 AM
Daylight5:02 AM – 6:05 PM
Civil Twilight6:05 PM – 6:29 PM
Nautical Twilight6:29 PM – 6:57 PM
Astro. Twilight6:57 PM – 7:25 PM
Night7:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kolkata - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 45:02 AM6:05 PM13:02:39+1:0411:33 AM (83.5°)93.741
May 55:02 AM6:05 PM13:03:43+1:0311:33 AM (83.8°)93.764
May 65:01 AM6:06 PM13:04:45+1:0211:33 AM (84.1°)93.787
May 75:00 AM6:06 PM13:05:47+1:0111:33 AM (84.4°)93.809
May 85:00 AM6:07 PM13:06:48+1:0011:33 AM (84.6°)93.831
May 94:59 AM6:07 PM13:07:48+1:0011:33 AM (84.9°)93.853
May 104:59 AM6:08 PM13:08:47+0:5911:33 AM (85.2°)93.874
* 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

5:55 PM

Altitude

-32.3°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Kolkata - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 43:00 AM3:30 PM-9:13 AM(68.3°)224,64010.4%
May 53:47 AM4:34 PM-10:08 AM(73.2°)222,9084.1%
May 64:35 AM5:40 PM-11:06 AM(77.8°)222,3450.6%
May 75:27 AM6:45 PM-12:04 PM(81.5°)223,0590.5%
May 86:21 AM7:50 PM-1:04 PM(84.2°)224,9933.6%
May 97:17 AM8:51 PM-2:04 PM(85.6°)227,9409.5%
May 108:15 AM9:48 PM-3:02 PM(85.7°)231,58317.6%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 5:29 AMWed 6:40 PMWed 12:04 PM
VenusThu 4:37 AMThu 5:25 PMThu 11:00 AM
MarsWed 7:41 PMThu 6:28 AMThu 1:05 AM
JupiterWed 1:31 PMThu 2:00 AMWed 7:46 PM
SaturnWed 8:15 PMThu 7:06 AMThu 1:40 AM
UranusThu 3:50 AMThu 4:19 PMThu 10:04 AM
NeptuneThu 1:48 AMThu 1:25 PMThu 7:36 AM
PlutoWed 10:33 PMThu 9:24 AMThu 3:58 AM
* All times are local time for Kolkata.

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