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Moon: 61.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 28, 2015 at 4:35:05 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 87° East
Sunset Today: 6:20 PM 273° West


Moonrise Today: 12:59 PM 73° East
Moonset Today: 12:51 AM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 9 minutes (+22s)

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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

4:35 PM

Altitude

25.1°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 9m 21s

Change since

yesterday: +22s

Winter: +25m 55s

Summer: -22m 10s

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 – 5:02 AM
Astro. Twilight5:02 AM – 5:26 AM
Nautical Twilight5:26 AM – 5:50 AM
Civil Twilight5:50 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 6:20 PM
Civil Twilight6:20 PM – 6:41 PM
Nautical Twilight6:41 PM – 7:06 PM
Astro. Twilight7:06 PM – 7:30 PM
Night7:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 286:11 AM6:20 PM12:09:21+0:2212:16 PM (86.0°)92.765
Mar 296:11 AM6:20 PM12:09:44+0:2212:15 PM (86.4°)92.791
Mar 306:10 AM6:20 PM12:10:07+0:2212:15 PM (86.7°)92.817
Mar 316:10 AM6:20 PM12:10:30+0:2212:15 PM (87.1°)92.843
Apr 16:09 AM6:20 PM12:10:52+0:2212:15 PM (87.5°)92.869
Apr 26:09 AM6:20 PM12:11:15+0:2212:14 PM (87.9°)92.896
Apr 36:08 AM6:20 PM12:11:38+0:2212:14 PM (88.3°)92.922
* 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

4:35 PM

Altitude

49.7°

Heading

72° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.4%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 28-12:51 AM12:59 PM7:19 PM(79.5°)247,48462.4%
Mar 29-1:39 AM1:47 PM8:06 PM(81.5°)249,72871.8%
Mar 30-2:24 AM2:34 PM8:51 PM(84.3°)251,25680.2%
Mar 31-3:08 AM3:20 PM9:35 PM(87.4°)252,08887.3%
Apr 1-3:49 AM4:05 PM10:18 PM(87.2°)252,28693.1%
Apr 2-4:30 AM4:49 PM11:00 PM(83.5°)251,93697.2%
Apr 3-5:11 AM5:33 PM11:43 PM(79.6°)251,13099.5%
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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