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Colombo, Sri Lanka — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.2%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 9, 2020 at 12:07:20 am


Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 82° East
Sunset Today: 6:19 pm 278° West


Moonrise Today: 7:44 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 7:05 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (+22s)

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Today's Sun Position in Colombo

Time:12:07 am
Altitude:-75.4°
Direction:355° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 14m 13s (Apr 9, 2020)

22 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 8, 2020)

30 minutes, 48 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

17 minutes, 20 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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12 pm
2 pm
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Night12:00 am – 4:55 am
Astro. Twilight4:55 am – 5:19 am
Nautical Twilight5:19 am – 5:44 am
Civil Twilight5:44 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 6:19 pm
Civil Twilight6:19 pm – 6:40 pm
Nautical Twilight6:40 pm – 7:04 pm
Astro. Twilight7:04 pm – 7:29 pm
Night7:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 96:05 am6:19 pm12:14:13+0:2212:12 pm (89.2°)93.107
Apr 106:04 am6:19 pm12:14:35+0:2212:11 pm (88.8°)93.134
Apr 116:04 am6:19 pm12:14:58+0:2212:11 pm (88.4°)93.161
Apr 126:03 am6:19 pm12:15:20+0:2212:11 pm (88.1°)93.188
Apr 136:03 am6:18 pm12:15:42+0:2212:11 pm (87.7°)93.214
Apr 146:02 am6:18 pm12:16:04+0:2212:10 pm (87.3°)93.241
Apr 156:02 am6:18 pm12:16:27+0:2212:10 pm (87.0°)93.268
* All times are local time for Colombo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Colombo

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 9-7:05 am7:44 pm12:56 am(75.7°)222,45599.1%
Apr 10-7:57 am8:42 pm1:51 am(69.9°)224,39395.4%
Apr 11-8:51 am9:41 pm2:47 am(65.0°)227,36788.9%
Apr 12-9:46 am10:40 pm3:44 am(61.4°)231,05680.3%
Apr 13-10:42 am11:37 pm4:41 am(59.3°)235,09470.4%
Apr 14-11:38 am-5:38 am(58.8°)239,13059.9%
Apr 1512:31 am12:32 pm-6:32 am(59.7°)242,87149.2%
* All times are local time for Colombo. 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 Colombo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Apr 9, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:50 amThu 4:52 pmThu 10:51 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 8:51 amThu 9:22 pmThu 3:06 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 1:43 amThu 1:28 pmThu 7:35 amAverage visibility
JupiterThu 12:57 amThu 12:39 pmThu 6:48 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 1:21 amThu 1:04 pmThu 7:12 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 7:04 amThu 7:20 pmThu 1:12 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 4:23 amThu 4:21 pmThu 10:22 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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