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

Moon: 17.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 23, 2017 at 9:13:17 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:08 am 110° East
Sunset Today: 7:36 pm 250° West


Moonrise Today: 3:09 am 106° East
Moonset Today: 3:50 pm 253° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 27 minutes (-17s)

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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

9:13 pm

Altitude

-23.2°

Heading

245° W

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 27m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: -17s

Winter: +45m 56s

Summer: -5m 8s

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 – 5:54 am
Astro. Twilight5:54 am – 6:20 am
Nautical Twilight6:20 am – 6:46 am
Civil Twilight6:46 am – 7:08 am
Daylight7:08 am – 7:36 pm
Civil Twilight7:36 pm – 7:58 pm
Nautical Twilight7:58 pm – 8:24 pm
Astro. Twilight8:24 pm – 8:50 pm
Night8:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 237:08 am7:36 pm12:27:53−0:171:22 pm (77.9°)91.499
Jan 247:09 am7:36 pm12:27:36−0:171:22 pm (78.2°)91.509
Jan 257:09 am7:36 pm12:27:18−0:171:23 pm (78.4°)91.519
Jan 267:09 am7:36 pm12:26:59−0:181:23 pm (78.7°)91.530
Jan 277:10 am7:36 pm12:26:41−0:181:23 pm (78.9°)91.541
Jan 287:10 am7:36 pm12:26:22−0:181:23 pm (79.2°)91.552
Jan 297:10 am7:36 pm12:26:02−0:191:23 pm (79.5°)91.563
* 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

9:13 pm

Altitude

-64.0°

Heading

201° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.8%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 233:09 am3:50 pm-9:29 am(80.6°)251,12521.5%
Jan 243:55 am4:38 pm-10:17 am(79.0°)249,94714.0%
Jan 254:43 am5:28 pm-11:05 am(78.3°)248,2107.8%
Jan 265:33 am6:17 pm-11:55 am(78.5°)246,0873.3%
Jan 276:24 am7:07 pm-12:46 pm(79.7°)243,7560.6%
Jan 287:15 am7:56 pm-1:36 pm(81.9°)241,3840.1%
Jan 298:07 am8:44 pm-2:26 pm(84.9°)239,1032.0%
* 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, Mon, Jan 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:27 amTue 5:57 pmTue 11:42 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 10:18 amMon 10:26 pmMon 4:22 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 10:43 amMon 10:49 pmMon 4:46 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 12:18 amTue 12:28 pmTue 6:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:16 amTue 4:43 pmTue 10:29 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 12:19 pmTue 12:14 amMon 6:16 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:42 amMon 9:53 pmMon 3:47 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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