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Moon: 41.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 28, 2016 at 6:45:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:58 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:13 AM 89° East
Moonset Today: 12:40 PM 273° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (-3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Colombo

The Sun's altitude in Colombo 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

6:45 PM

Altitude

-3.0°

Heading

294° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

12h 31m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -3s

Winter: +47m 59s

Summer: -13s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Colombo 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 – 4:42 AM
Astro. Twilight4:42 AM – 5:09 AM
Nautical Twilight5:09 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 5:58 AM
Daylight5:58 AM – 6:30 PM
Civil Twilight6:30 PM – 6:52 PM
Nautical Twilight6:52 PM – 7:19 PM
Astro. Twilight7:19 PM – 7:46 PM
Night7:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 285:58 AM6:30 PM12:31:22−0:0312:14 PM (73.7°)94.501
Jun 295:58 AM6:30 PM12:31:18−0:0312:14 PM (73.7°)94.505
Jun 305:59 AM6:30 PM12:31:13−0:0412:14 PM (73.8°)94.507
Jul 15:59 AM6:30 PM12:31:08−0:0412:14 PM (73.9°)94.510
Jul 25:59 AM6:30 PM12:31:03−0:0512:15 PM (73.9°)94.511
Jul 35:59 AM6:30 PM12:30:57−0:0512:15 PM (74.0°)94.512
Jul 46:00 AM6:30 PM12:30:50−0:0612:15 PM (74.1°)94.513
* All times are local time for Colombo. 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 Colombo time.

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Today's Moon in Colombo

The Moon's path in Colombo 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

6:45 PM

Altitude

-78.8°

Heading

352° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

41.1%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 2812:13 AM12:40 PM-6:26 AM(85.1°)230,29947.0%
Jun 291:03 AM1:35 PM-7:18 AM(89.7°)228,85535.3%
Jun 301:54 AM2:31 PM-8:12 AM(86.0°)227,84424.2%
Jul 12:47 AM3:29 PM-9:08 AM(82.4°)227,41714.6%
Jul 23:43 AM4:29 PM-10:05 AM(79.8°)227,7057.1%
Jul 34:41 AM5:28 PM-11:04 AM(78.4°)228,7872.2%
Jul 45:39 AM6:26 PM-12:03 PM(78.3°)230,6590.2%
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Colombo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jun 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:17 AMWed 5:49 PMWed 11:33 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:25 AMTue 6:55 PMTue 12:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 3:11 PMWed 2:53 AMTue 9:02 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 10:51 AMTue 11:00 PMTue 4:56 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:31 PMWed 4:13 AMTue 10:22 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:05 AMWed 1:16 PMWed 7:11 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 10:38 PMWed 10:33 AMWed 4:36 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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