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Moon: 27.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 25, 2016 at 5:58:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:59 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 1:05 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 1:56 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (-31s)

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Today's Sun Position in Jaffna

The Sun's altitude in Jaffna 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

5:58 PM

Altitude

1.0°

Heading

269° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 5m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: -31s

Winter: +31m 25s

Summer: -36m 12s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Jaffna Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Jaffna 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 – 5:14 AM
Nautical Twilight5:14 AM – 5:38 AM
Civil Twilight5:38 AM – 5:59 AM
Daylight5:59 AM – 6:04 PM
Civil Twilight6:04 PM – 6:25 PM
Nautical Twilight6:25 PM – 6:49 PM
Astro. Twilight6:49 PM – 7:14 PM
Night7:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Jaffna - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 255:59 AM6:04 PM12:05:09−0:3112:02 PM (79.3°)93.215
Sep 265:59 AM6:03 PM12:04:37−0:3112:01 PM (78.9°)93.189
Sep 275:59 AM6:03 PM12:04:05−0:3112:01 PM (78.5°)93.163
Sep 285:59 AM6:02 PM12:03:34−0:3112:01 PM (78.1°)93.137
Sep 295:59 AM6:02 PM12:03:02−0:3112:00 PM (77.7°)93.111
Sep 305:59 AM6:01 PM12:02:31−0:3112:00 PM (77.4°)93.084
Oct 15:58 AM6:00 PM12:01:59−0:3112:00 PM (77.0°)93.058
* All times are local time for Jaffna. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:00 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:04 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:51 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:14 PM
* All times are local Jaffna time.

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Today's Moon in Jaffna

The Moon's path in Jaffna 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 2016 Moon Phases

5:58 PM

Altitude

-51.7°

Heading

313° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.9%

Moon in Jaffna - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 251:05 AM1:56 PM-7:31 AM(82.1°)237,07932.2%
Sep 262:00 AM2:46 PM-8:24 AM(84.1°)239,71022.4%
Sep 272:52 AM3:34 PM-9:13 AM(86.8°)242,17814.1%
Sep 283:43 AM4:18 PM-10:01 AM(89.7°)244,4527.6%
Sep 294:31 AM5:01 PM-10:47 AM(85.9°)246,5163.1%
Sep 305:19 AM5:42 PM-11:31 AM(81.9°)248,3490.6%
Oct 16:05 AM6:23 PM-12:15 PM(77.9°)249,9170.1%
* All times are local time for Jaffna. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Jaffna This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:52 AMMon 5:04 PMMon 10:58 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:57 AMSun 7:45 PMSun 1:51 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:02 PMSun 11:29 PMSun 5:46 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 6:05 AMSun 6:07 PMSun 12:06 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSun 10:44 AMSun 10:18 PMSun 4:31 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSun 7:10 PMMon 7:24 AMMon 1:17 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 4:42 PMMon 4:33 AMSun 10:38 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Jaffna.

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