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Moon: 0.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2014 at 9:36:46 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:04 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 5:22 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 6:01 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 26 minutes (-15s)

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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

9:36 AM

Altitude

49.4°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 26m 43s

-15s shorter

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 – 4:49 AM
Astro. Twilight4:49 AM – 5:16 AM
Nautical Twilight5:16 AM – 5:41 AM
Civil Twilight5:41 AM – 6:04 AM
Daylight6:04 AM – 6:30 PM
Civil Twilight6:30 PM – 6:53 PM
Nautical Twilight6:53 PM – 7:18 PM
Astro. Twilight7:18 PM – 7:45 PM
Night7:45 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 266:04 AM6:30 PM12:26:43−0:1512:17 PM (77.5°)94.415
Jul 276:04 AM6:30 PM12:26:28−0:1512:17 PM (77.7°)94.406
Jul 286:04 AM6:30 PM12:26:12−0:1512:17 PM (77.9°)94.396
Jul 296:04 AM6:30 PM12:25:56−0:1612:17 PM (78.2°)94.385
Jul 306:04 AM6:30 PM12:25:39−0:1612:17 PM (78.4°)94.374
Jul 316:04 AM6:30 PM12:25:23−0:1612:17 PM (78.7°)94.363
Aug 16:04 AM6:29 PM12:25:06−0:1712:17 PM (78.9°)94.351
* All times are in local Colombo time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:27 PM
June SolsticeJun 214:21 PM
September EquinoxSep 237:59 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:33 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 2014 Moon Phases

9:36 AM

Altitude

58.7°

Heading

70° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

0.7%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 265:22 AM6:01 PM-11:42 AM(79.9°)251,8820.6%
Jul 276:09 AM6:45 PM-12:27 PM(82.4°)252,4740.3%
Jul 286:55 AM7:27 PM-1:11 PM(85.5°)252,6281.9%
Jul 297:40 AM8:08 PM-1:55 PM(89.0°)252,3065.3%
Jul 308:25 AM8:49 PM-2:37 PM(85.4°)251,45710.4%
Jul 319:09 AM9:29 PM-3:20 PM(81.5°)250,03017.1%
Aug 19:54 AM10:11 PM-4:03 PM(77.5°)247,99425.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Colombo time.

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