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Kolkata, India — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 21, 2019 at 11:49:13 am


Sunrise Today: 5:40 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 5:47 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 6:12 pm 88° East
Moonset Today: 5:55 am 275° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 7 minutes (+1m 18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Kolkata

Time:11:49 am
Altitude:67.5°
Direction:183° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 7m 30s (Mar 21, 2019)

1 minute, 18 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 20, 2019)

1 hour, 22 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

1 hour, 23 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kolkata Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:25 am
Astro. Twilight4:25 am – 4:51 am
Nautical Twilight4:51 am – 5:17 am
Civil Twilight5:17 am – 5:40 am
Daylight5:40 am – 5:47 pm
Civil Twilight5:47 pm – 6:10 pm
Nautical Twilight6:10 pm – 6:36 pm
Astro. Twilight6:36 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kolkata - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 215:40 am5:47 pm12:07:30+1:1811:43 am (67.6°)92.581
Mar 225:39 am5:48 pm12:08:49+1:1811:43 am (68.0°)92.607
Mar 235:38 am5:48 pm12:10:07+1:1811:43 am (68.3°)92.634
Mar 245:37 am5:48 pm12:11:26+1:1811:43 am (68.7°)92.660
Mar 255:36 am5:49 pm12:12:45+1:1811:42 am (69.1°)92.687
Mar 265:35 am5:49 pm12:14:03+1:1811:42 am (69.5°)92.714
Mar 275:34 am5:49 pm12:15:22+1:1811:42 am (69.9°)92.741
* All times are local time for Kolkata. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 3:28 am in Kolkata.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Kolkata

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Kolkata - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 21-5:55 am6:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 22-6:38 am7:15 pm12:28 am(67.2°)225,43399.1%
Mar 23-7:21 am8:16 pm1:20 am(61.6°)228,10895.4%
Mar 24-8:04 am9:16 pm2:12 am(56.4°)231,54889.3%
Mar 25-8:48 am10:14 pm3:04 am(52.0°)235,42181.3%
Mar 26-9:34 am11:11 pm3:55 am(48.5°)239,38072.0%
Mar 27-10:21 am-4:47 am(46.2°)243,10862.0%
* All times are local time for Kolkata. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Kolkata This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Mar 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:00 amThu 4:54 pmThu 10:57 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:47 amThu 3:04 pmThu 9:25 amGood visibility
MarsThu 8:29 amThu 9:41 pmThu 3:05 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 11:50 pmFri 10:34 amFri 5:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:42 amThu 12:30 pmThu 7:06 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 7:16 amThu 7:57 pmThu 1:37 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 5:04 amThu 4:46 pmThu 10:55 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kolkata.

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