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Flag for Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 24.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 2, 2016 at 7:07:31 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:56 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 6:19 PM 286° West


Moonrise Today: 1:54 AM 99° East
Moonset Today: 2:11 PM 263° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 22 minutes (+19s)

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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

7:07 PM

Altitude

-12.4°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 22m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: +19s

Winter: +39m

Summer: -9m 12s

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 – 4:44 AM
Astro. Twilight4:44 AM – 5:09 AM
Nautical Twilight5:09 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 5:56 AM
Daylight5:56 AM – 6:19 PM
Civil Twilight6:19 PM – 6:40 PM
Nautical Twilight6:40 PM – 7:06 PM
Astro. Twilight7:06 PM – 7:31 PM
Night7:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 25:56 AM6:19 PM12:22:23+0:1912:08 PM (81.4°)93.694
May 35:56 AM6:19 PM12:22:42+0:1912:07 PM (81.1°)93.718
May 45:56 AM6:19 PM12:23:01+0:1912:07 PM (80.8°)93.741
May 55:56 AM6:19 PM12:23:20+0:1812:07 PM (80.5°)93.765
May 65:55 AM6:19 PM12:23:39+0:1812:07 PM (80.3°)93.787
May 75:55 AM6:19 PM12:23:58+0:1812:07 PM (80.0°)93.810
May 85:55 AM6:19 PM12:24:16+0:1812:07 PM (79.7°)93.832
* 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

7:07 PM

Altitude

-71.0°

Heading

272° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

24.4%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21:54 AM2:11 PM-8:02 AM(75.0°)230,51629.1%
May 32:44 AM3:06 PM-8:54 AM(79.5°)227,23518.9%
May 43:35 AM4:03 PM-9:48 AM(84.4°)224,58710.2%
May 54:28 AM5:01 PM-10:44 AM(89.3°)222,8803.9%
May 65:22 AM6:01 PM-11:41 AM(86.2°)222,3470.6%
May 76:19 AM7:02 PM-12:40 PM(82.5°)223,0910.5%
May 87:17 AM8:03 PM-1:40 PM(79.8°)225,0523.7%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryTue 6:32 AMTue 6:55 PMTue 12:44 PM
VenusTue 5:25 AMTue 5:41 PMTue 11:33 AM
MarsMon 7:58 PMTue 7:38 AMTue 1:48 AM
JupiterMon 2:22 PMTue 2:33 AMMon 8:27 PM
SaturnMon 8:32 PMTue 8:13 AMTue 2:23 AM
UranusTue 4:41 AMTue 4:51 PMTue 10:46 AM
NeptuneTue 2:21 AMTue 2:16 PMTue 8:18 AM
PlutoMon 10:49 PMTue 10:31 AMTue 4:40 AM
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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