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

Moon: 7.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2017 at 12:58:35 am


Sunrise Today: 7:23 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:10 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 9:47 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 10:03 pm 277° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 46 minutes (+14s)

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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

12:58 am

Altitude

-77.0°

Heading

340° N

Position

Night

Day length

11h 46m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: +14s

Winter: +4m 30s

Summer: -46m 38s

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 – 6:10 am
Astro. Twilight6:10 am – 6:36 am
Nautical Twilight6:36 am – 7:01 am
Civil Twilight7:01 am – 7:23 am
Daylight7:23 am – 7:10 pm
Civil Twilight7:10 pm – 7:32 pm
Nautical Twilight7:32 pm – 7:57 pm
Astro. Twilight7:57 pm – 8:23 pm
Night8:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 267:23 am7:10 pm11:46:25+0:141:16 pm (63.3°)94.410
Jul 277:23 am7:10 pm11:46:40+0:141:16 pm (63.6°)94.400
Jul 287:23 am7:10 pm11:46:55+0:141:16 pm (63.8°)94.390
Jul 297:23 am7:10 pm11:47:10+0:151:16 pm (64.0°)94.379
Jul 307:23 am7:10 pm11:47:25+0:151:16 pm (64.3°)94.367
Jul 317:22 am7:10 pm11:47:41+0:151:16 pm (64.5°)94.356
Aug 17:22 am7:10 pm11:47:57+0:161:16 pm (64.8°)94.344
* 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

12:58 am

Altitude

-54.5°

Heading

278° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.6%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 269:47 am10:03 pm-3:54 pm(74.3°)234,37011.7%
Jul 2710:35 am10:53 pm-4:43 pm(78.8°)238,14219.8%
Jul 2811:19 am11:42 pm-5:30 pm(83.3°)241,83129.1%
Jul 2912:02 pm--6:15 pm(87.7°)245,16139.1%
Jul 30-12:29 am12:45 pm7:00 pm(88.3°)247,91749.2%
Jul 31-1:16 am1:27 pm7:44 pm(84.8°)249,95659.1%
Aug 1-2:02 am2:10 pm8:29 pm(81.9°)251,20668.5%
* 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, Wed, Jul 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:05 amWed 8:59 pmWed 3:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 4:36 amWed 4:18 pmWed 10:27 amGood visibility
MarsWed 7:27 amWed 7:10 pmWed 1:18 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterWed 11:50 amWed 11:58 pmWed 5:54 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:03 pmThu 4:30 amWed 10:17 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:45 amWed 12:37 pmWed 6:41 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:52 pmWed 10:02 amWed 3:57 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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