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Moon: 99.9%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Aug 30, 2015 at 3:33:55 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:04 AM 81° East
Sunset Today: 6:19 PM 279° West


Moonrise Today: 6:53 PM 94° East
Moonset Today: 6:19 AM 264° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 15 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

3:33 AM

Altitude

-37.1°

Heading

73° E

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 15m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: -21s

Winter: +32m 10s

Summer: -16m 3s

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 – 4:53 AM
Astro. Twilight4:53 AM – 5:18 AM
Nautical Twilight5:18 AM – 5:42 AM
Civil Twilight5:42 AM – 6:04 AM
Daylight6:04 AM – 6:19 PM
Civil Twilight6:19 PM – 6:40 PM
Nautical Twilight6:40 PM – 7:05 PM
Astro. Twilight7:05 PM – 7:29 PM
Night7:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 306:04 AM6:19 PM12:15:32−0:2112:11 PM (87.8°)93.861
Aug 316:03 AM6:19 PM12:15:10−0:2112:11 PM (88.2°)93.840
Sep 16:03 AM6:18 PM12:14:48−0:2212:11 PM (88.6°)93.819
Sep 26:03 AM6:18 PM12:14:26−0:2212:10 PM (88.9°)93.797
Sep 36:03 AM6:17 PM12:14:04−0:2212:10 PM (89.3°)93.775
Sep 46:03 AM6:17 PM12:13:42−0:2212:10 PM (89.7°)93.753
Sep 56:03 AM6:16 PM12:13:19−0:2212:09 PM (90.0°)93.731
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 214:16 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:09 PM
September EquinoxSep 231:52 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:19 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

3:33 AM

Altitude

38.1°

Heading

256° W

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.9%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 30-6:19 AM6:53 PM12:08 AM(75.6°)223,065100.0%
Aug 31-7:17 AM7:46 PM1:05 AM(80.4°)222,64998.4%
Sep 1-8:15 AM8:39 PM2:00 AM(85.4°)223,46493.6%
Sep 2-9:13 AM9:32 PM2:55 AM(89.8°)225,36886.1%
Sep 3-10:10 AM10:25 PM3:50 AM(85.7°)228,10976.6%
Sep 4-11:06 AM11:18 PM4:45 AM(82.4°)231,38165.8%
Sep 5-12:02 PM-5:40 AM(80.0°)234,87854.5%
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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