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Moon: 31.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 18, 2014 at 7:38:41 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 88° East
Sunset Today: 6:09 PM 272° West


Moonrise Today: 1:16 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 1:56 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 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

7:38 AM

Altitude

23.8°

Heading

91° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 8m 20s

-22s 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 – 4:51 AM
Astro. Twilight4:51 AM – 5:16 AM
Nautical Twilight5:16 AM – 5:40 AM
Civil Twilight5:40 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 6:09 PM
Civil Twilight6:09 PM – 6:30 PM
Nautical Twilight6:30 PM – 6:54 PM
Astro. Twilight6:54 PM – 7:18 PM
Night7:18 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 186:01 AM6:09 PM12:08:20−0:2212:05 PM (85.0°)93.414
Sep 196:00 AM6:08 PM12:07:57−0:2212:04 PM (84.6°)93.389
Sep 206:00 AM6:08 PM12:07:35−0:2212:04 PM (84.2°)93.364
Sep 216:00 AM6:07 PM12:07:12−0:2212:04 PM (83.8°)93.339
Sep 226:00 AM6:07 PM12:06:49−0:2212:03 PM (83.4°)93.313
Sep 236:00 AM6:06 PM12:06:27−0:2212:03 PM (83.0°)93.287
Sep 246:00 AM6:06 PM12:06:04−0:2212:03 PM (82.6°)93.261
* 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

7:38 AM

Altitude

79.6°

Heading

355° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

31.1%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 181:16 AM1:56 PM-7:36 AM(78.9°)250,15731.1%
Sep 192:03 AM2:41 PM-8:22 AM(80.9°)251,51722.4%
Sep 202:50 AM3:24 PM-9:07 AM(83.5°)252,14814.9%
Sep 213:36 AM4:06 PM-9:51 AM(86.7°)252,1148.6%
Sep 224:21 AM4:47 PM-10:34 AM(88.0°)251,5094.0%
Sep 235:05 AM5:28 PM-11:17 AM(84.1°)250,4421.0%
Sep 245:51 AM6:10 PM-12:01 PM(80.2°)249,0130.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Colombo time.

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