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

Moon: 0.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 21, 2017 at 10:42:33 am


Sunrise Today: 7:16 am 78° East
Sunset Today: 7:10 pm 282° West


Moonrise Today: 6:43 am 75° East
Moonset Today: 6:54 pm 283° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (+20s)

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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

10:42 am

Altitude

47.8°

Heading

63° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

11h 54m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +12m 17s

Summer: -38m 52s

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 – 6:05 am
Astro. Twilight6:05 am – 6:30 am
Nautical Twilight6:30 am – 6:55 am
Civil Twilight6:55 am – 7:16 am
Daylight7:16 am – 7:10 pm
Civil Twilight7:10 pm – 7:31 pm
Nautical Twilight7:31 pm – 7:56 pm
Astro. Twilight7:56 pm – 8:21 pm
Night8:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 217:16 am7:10 pm11:54:12+0:201:13 pm (70.7°)94.037
Aug 227:16 am7:10 pm11:54:32+0:201:13 pm (71.0°)94.018
Aug 237:15 am7:10 pm11:54:53+0:201:13 pm (71.4°)93.999
Aug 247:15 am7:10 pm11:55:14+0:211:12 pm (71.7°)93.979
Aug 257:14 am7:10 pm11:55:36+0:211:12 pm (72.0°)93.958
Aug 267:14 am7:10 pm11:55:57+0:211:12 pm (72.4°)93.937
Aug 277:13 am7:10 pm11:56:19+0:211:11 pm (72.7°)93.916
* 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

10:42 am

Altitude

52.4°

Heading

54° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 216:43 am6:54 pm-12:48 pm(68.4°)230,1830.3%
Aug 227:35 am7:49 pm-1:42 pm(72.3°)232,5670.4%
Aug 238:24 am8:42 pm-2:32 pm(76.6°)235,5023.2%
Aug 249:11 am9:32 pm-3:21 pm(81.2°)238,7528.3%
Aug 259:55 am10:20 pm-4:07 pm(85.7°)242,05115.2%
Aug 2610:39 am11:08 pm-4:53 pm(90.0°)245,12823.4%
Aug 2711:22 am11:55 pm-5:38 pm(86.2°)247,74332.6%
* 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, Aug 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:46 amMon 7:43 pmMon 1:44 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 5:03 amMon 4:46 pmMon 10:55 amGood visibility
MarsMon 6:50 amMon 6:37 pmMon 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 10:21 amMon 10:31 pmMon 4:26 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 2:18 pmTue 2:45 amMon 8:31 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:02 pmMon 10:54 amMon 4:58 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 8:03 pmTue 8:13 amTue 2:08 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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