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Moon: 78.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 28, 2015 at 11:35:58 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:24 AM 98° East
Sunset Today: 6:23 PM 262° West


Moonrise Today: 2:14 PM 72° East
Moonset Today: 2:07 AM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 58 minutes (+21s)

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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

11:35 PM

Altitude

-78.6°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 58m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: +21s

Winter: +15m 21s

Summer: -32m 44s

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 – 5:14 AM
Astro. Twilight5:14 AM – 5:38 AM
Nautical Twilight5:38 AM – 6:03 AM
Civil Twilight6:03 AM – 6:24 AM
Daylight6:24 AM – 6:23 PM
Civil Twilight6:23 PM – 6:44 PM
Nautical Twilight6:44 PM – 7:08 PM
Astro. Twilight7:08 PM – 7:32 PM
Night7:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 286:24 AM6:23 PM11:58:47+0:2112:23 PM (75.0°)92.074
Mar 16:23 AM6:23 PM11:59:09+0:2112:23 PM (75.4°)92.096
Mar 26:23 AM6:23 PM11:59:31+0:2112:23 PM (75.8°)92.118
Mar 36:23 AM6:23 PM11:59:53+0:2112:23 PM (76.2°)92.140
Mar 46:22 AM6:23 PM12:00:15+0:2212:22 PM (76.6°)92.163
Mar 56:22 AM6:22 PM12:00:37+0:2212:22 PM (76.9°)92.186
Mar 66:21 AM6:22 PM12:01:00+0:2212:22 PM (77.3°)92.210
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 214:15 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:08 PM
September EquinoxSep 231:50 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:18 AM
* 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 2015 Moon Phases

11:35 PM

Altitude

45.1°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.8%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Feb 28-2:07 AM2:14 PM8:35 PM(78.4°)247,62577.8%
Mar 1-2:55 AM3:03 PM9:23 PM(80.0°)249,63485.5%
Mar 2-3:42 AM3:50 PM10:09 PM(82.3°)251,08891.7%
Mar 3-4:26 AM4:37 PM10:54 PM(85.2°)252,02096.3%
Mar 4-5:09 AM5:22 PM11:37 PM(88.6°)252,47599.0%
Mar 5-5:51 AM6:07 PM---
Mar 6-6:31 AM6:51 PM12:20 AM(86.0°)252,491100.0%
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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