Flag for British Indian Ocean Territory Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 21.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 3:19:12 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:11 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 10:56 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 11:03 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 51 minutes (-19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Diego Garcia

The Sun's altitude in Diego Garcia today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

3:19 pm

Altitude

50.6°

Heading

304° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

11h 51m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -19s

Winter: +9m 21s

Summer: -41m 47s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Diego Garcia Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Diego Garcia 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 – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:25 am
Nautical Twilight6:25 am – 6:50 am
Civil Twilight6:50 am – 7:11 am
Daylight7:11 am – 7:03 pm
Civil Twilight7:03 pm – 7:24 pm
Nautical Twilight7:24 pm – 7:49 pm
Astro. Twilight7:49 pm – 8:14 pm
Night8:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 307:11 am7:03 pm11:51:16−0:191:07 pm (67.9°)93.641
May 17:11 am7:02 pm11:50:57−0:191:07 pm (67.5°)93.664
May 27:12 am7:02 pm11:50:38−0:181:07 pm (67.3°)93.687
May 37:12 am7:02 pm11:50:19−0:181:07 pm (67.0°)93.709
May 47:12 am7:02 pm11:50:01−0:181:07 pm (66.7°)93.732
May 57:12 am7:01 pm11:49:43−0:181:07 pm (66.4°)93.754
May 67:12 am7:01 pm11:49:25−0:181:06 pm (66.1°)93.776
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 2110:24 am
September EquinoxSep 232:02 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 pm
* All times are local Diego Garcia time.

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Today's Moon in Diego Garcia

The Moon's path in Diego Garcia 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 2017 Moon Phases

3:19 pm

Altitude

53.9°

Heading

42° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.0%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 3010:56 am11:03 pm-4:59 pm(63.1°)227,08021.7%
May 111:55 am--5:58 pm(63.6°)229,93832.4%
May 2-12:02 am12:51 pm6:55 pm(65.4°)233,13443.8%
May 3-12:59 am1:43 pm7:48 pm(68.2°)236,40555.1%
May 4-1:53 am2:32 pm8:38 pm(71.7°)239,55065.8%
May 5-2:44 am3:18 pm9:25 pm(75.7°)242,43775.5%
May 6-3:33 am4:02 pm10:11 pm(79.9°)244,99183.9%
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Diego Garcia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:13 amSun 6:06 pmSun 12:10 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 4:36 amSun 4:38 pmSun 10:37 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:02 amSun 8:43 pmSun 2:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:30 pmMon 5:38 amSun 11:34 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:09 pmMon 10:35 amMon 4:22 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 6:15 amSun 6:08 pmSun 12:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 3:33 amSun 3:43 pmSun 9:38 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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