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

Moon: 35.7%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 18, 2021 at 3:00:09 pm
Sunrise Today: 4:55 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:11 pm 292° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 10:00 am 66° East
Moonset Today: 11:43 pm 293° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 16 minutes (+51s)
Location of KolkataLocation

Today's Sun Position in Kolkata

Time:3:00 pm
Altitude:41.9°
Direction:277° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 15m 53s (May 18, 2021)

51 seconds longer than yesterday (May 17, 2021)

2 hours, 30 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

15 minutes, 16 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kolkata Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:32 am
Astro. Twilight3:32 am – 4:02 am
Nautical Twilight4:02 am – 4:30 am
Civil Twilight4:30 am – 4:55 am
Daylight4:55 am – 6:11 pm
Civil Twilight6:11 pm – 6:35 pm
Nautical Twilight6:35 pm – 7:04 pm
Astro. Twilight7:04 pm – 7:34 pm
Night7:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kolkata - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 184:55 am6:11 pm13:15:53+0:5111:33 am (87.0°)94.028
May 194:54 am6:11 pm13:16:43+0:5011:33 am (87.2°)94.046
May 204:54 am6:12 pm13:17:32+0:4811:33 am (87.4°)94.064
May 214:54 am6:12 pm13:18:20+0:4711:33 am (87.7°)94.082
May 224:53 am6:12 pm13:19:07+0:4611:33 am (87.9°)94.100
May 234:53 am6:13 pm13:19:52+0:4511:33 am (88.0°)94.117
May 244:53 am6:13 pm13:20:36+0:4411:33 am (88.2°)94.134
* All times are local time for Kolkata. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Kolkata

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Kolkata - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 1810:00 am11:43 pm-4:53 pm(89.1°)242,79536.5%
May 1910:58 am--5:44 pm(85.3°)239,41847.1%
May 20-12:25 am11:56 am6:33 pm(80.4°)235,74058.1%
May 21-1:05 am12:54 pm7:21 pm(74.6°)231,97769.1%
May 22-1:43 am1:54 pm8:10 pm(68.3°)228,41079.4%
May 23-2:21 am2:55 pm9:01 pm(61.7°)225,36588.4%
May 24-3:01 am3:59 pm9:54 pm(55.2°)223,17095.2%
* 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, Tue, May 18, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:17 amTue 7:53 pmTue 1:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:48 amTue 7:13 pmTue 12:30 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 8:12 amTue 9:42 pmTue 2:57 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:19 amWed 11:41 amWed 6:00 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 11:21 pmWed 10:25 amWed 4:53 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:02 amTue 4:56 pmTue 10:29 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:29 amWed 1:19 pmWed 7:24 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kolkata.

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