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Moon: 49.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 27, 2015 at 9:13:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 109° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 PM 252° West


Moonrise Today: 12:05 PM 78° East


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 48 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

9:13 AM

Altitude

36.9°

Heading

119° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 48m 32s

+15s longer

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 – 5:16 AM
Astro. Twilight5:16 AM – 5:42 AM
Nautical Twilight5:42 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 6:17 PM
Civil Twilight6:17 PM – 6:39 PM
Nautical Twilight6:39 PM – 7:05 PM
Astro. Twilight7:05 PM – 7:30 PM
Night7:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 276:29 AM6:17 PM11:48:32+0:1512:23 PM (64.6°)91.534
Jan 286:29 AM6:18 PM11:48:47+0:1512:23 PM (64.8°)91.544
Jan 296:29 AM6:18 PM11:49:03+0:1612:24 PM (65.1°)91.555
Jan 306:29 AM6:18 PM11:49:20+0:1612:24 PM (65.4°)91.567
Jan 316:29 AM6:19 PM11:49:36+0:1612:24 PM (65.6°)91.578
Feb 16:29 AM6:19 PM11:49:53+0:1612:24 PM (65.9°)91.591
Feb 26:29 AM6:19 PM11:50:10+0:1712:24 PM (66.2°)91.603
* All times are in local Colombo time.

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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

9:13 AM

Altitude

-40.1°

Heading

69° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

49.6%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 2712:05 PM--6:24 PM(83.0°)235,76553.8%
Jan 28-12:43 AM12:55 PM7:15 PM(80.3°)238,85464.6%
Jan 29-1:36 AM1:45 PM8:07 PM(78.4°)241,71174.5%
Jan 30-2:28 AM2:36 PM8:58 PM(77.6°)244,26383.0%
Jan 31-3:20 AM3:27 PM9:48 PM(77.7°)246,48090.0%
Feb 1-4:10 AM4:17 PM10:37 PM(78.7°)248,35595.2%
Feb 2-4:58 AM5:05 PM11:25 PM(80.6°)249,89298.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Colombo time.

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