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

Moon: 13.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 29, 2017 at 2:35:31 am


Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:59 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:40 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 10:48 pm 288° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 43 minutes (-10s)

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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

2:35 am

Altitude

-64.5°

Heading

54° NE

Position

Night

Day length

11h 43m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: -10s

Winter: +2m

Summer: -49m 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 – 6:01 am
Astro. Twilight6:01 am – 6:27 am
Nautical Twilight6:27 am – 6:53 am
Civil Twilight6:53 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 6:59 pm
Civil Twilight6:59 pm – 7:22 pm
Nautical Twilight7:22 pm – 7:48 pm
Astro. Twilight7:48 pm – 8:13 pm
Night8:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Diego Garcia - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 297:15 am6:59 pm11:43:55−0:101:07 pm (61.1°)94.219
May 307:16 am6:59 pm11:43:45−0:101:07 pm (60.9°)94.234
May 317:16 am6:59 pm11:43:35−0:091:08 pm (60.8°)94.248
Jun 17:16 am6:59 pm11:43:26−0:091:08 pm (60.6°)94.262
Jun 27:16 am7:00 pm11:43:17−0:081:08 pm (60.5°)94.276
Jun 37:16 am7:00 pm11:43:09−0:081:08 pm (60.4°)94.289
Jun 47:17 am7:00 pm11:43:01−0:071:08 pm (60.2°)94.301
* 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

2:35 am

Altitude

-64.5°

Heading

299° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

13.5%

Moon in Diego Garcia - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2910:40 am10:48 pm-4:44 pm(64.3°)228,18218.5%
May 3011:37 am11:46 pm-5:41 pm(66.8°)231,79628.6%
May 3112:28 pm--6:34 pm(70.2°)235,62939.5%
Jun 1-12:40 am1:16 pm7:23 pm(74.1°)239,38050.4%
Jun 2-1:30 am2:01 pm8:10 pm(78.3°)242,82361.0%
Jun 3-2:19 am2:44 pm8:54 pm(82.6°)245,80570.8%
Jun 4-3:05 am3:26 pm9:38 pm(86.9°)248,24579.5%
* 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, Mon, May 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:42 amMon 5:33 pmMon 11:38 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 4:09 amMon 4:06 pmMon 10:08 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 8:34 amMon 8:12 pmMon 2:23 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 3:29 pmTue 3:35 amMon 9:32 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:12 pmMon 8:39 amMon 2:25 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:27 amMon 4:19 pmMon 10:23 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:41 amMon 1:51 pmMon 7:46 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Diego Garcia.

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