Flag for Sri Lanka Jaffna, Sri Lanka — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2016 at 2:00:01 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:26 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:03 PM 104° East
Moonset Today: 10:15 AM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 37 minutes (+16s)

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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

2:00 PM

Altitude

60.5°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 37m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +16s

Winter: +1h 4m

Summer: -3m 27s

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 – 4:32 AM
Astro. Twilight4:32 AM – 4:59 AM
Nautical Twilight4:59 AM – 5:26 AM
Civil Twilight5:26 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 6:26 PM
Civil Twilight6:26 PM – 6:49 PM
Nautical Twilight6:49 PM – 7:15 PM
Astro. Twilight7:15 PM – 7:42 PM
Night7:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Jaffna - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 275:48 AM6:26 PM12:37:54+0:1612:07 PM (78.3°)94.191
May 285:48 AM6:26 PM12:38:10+0:1512:07 PM (78.1°)94.207
May 295:48 AM6:27 PM12:38:25+0:1512:07 PM (78.0°)94.223
May 305:48 AM6:27 PM12:38:40+0:1412:08 PM (77.8°)94.239
May 315:48 AM6:27 PM12:38:54+0:1412:08 PM (77.7°)94.254
Jun 15:48 AM6:27 PM12:39:08+0:1312:08 PM (77.6°)94.269
Jun 25:48 AM6:28 PM12:39:21+0:1212:08 PM (77.4°)94.284
* 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

2:00 PM

Altitude

-52.7°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.6%

Moon in Jaffna - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-10:15 AM11:03 PM4:14 AM(64.2°)240,35276.3%
May 28-11:08 AM11:51 PM5:05 AM(67.0°)237,60766.4%
May 29-12:02 PM-5:56 AM(70.5°)234,73055.5%
May 3012:39 AM12:56 PM-6:46 AM(74.7°)231,84844.1%
May 311:27 AM1:50 PM-7:38 AM(79.4°)229,14332.6%
Jun 12:16 AM2:47 PM-8:30 AM(84.2°)226,84221.9%
Jun 23:07 AM3:45 PM-9:25 AM(88.8°)225,19612.6%
* 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, Fri, May 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:34 AMFri 4:55 PMFri 10:44 AMDifficult
VenusFri 5:38 AMFri 6:13 PMFri 11:55 AMSlightly difficult
MarsFri 5:51 PMSat 5:23 AMFri 11:37 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 12:43 PMSat 12:57 AMFri 6:50 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 6:50 PMSat 6:23 AMSat 12:37 AMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:08 AMFri 3:22 PMFri 9:15 AMDifficult
NeptuneSat 12:45 AMSat 12:37 PMSat 6:41 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Jaffna.

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