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

Moon: 87.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 20, 2019 at 7:19:24 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 6:31 pm 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:13 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 8:37 am 256° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 28 minutes (-13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Colombo

Time:7:19 pm
Altitude:-12.0°
Direction:293° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 28m 13s (Jul 20, 2019)

13 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 19, 2019)

44 minutes, 49 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

3 minutes, 19 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:47 am
Astro. Twilight4:47 am – 5:14 am
Nautical Twilight5:14 am – 5:40 am
Civil Twilight5:40 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 6:31 pm
Civil Twilight6:31 pm – 6:53 pm
Nautical Twilight6:53 pm – 7:19 pm
Astro. Twilight7:19 pm – 7:45 pm
Night7:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 206:02 am6:31 pm12:28:13−0:1312:16 pm (76.2°)94.461
Jul 216:02 am6:30 pm12:28:00−0:1312:16 pm (76.4°)94.455
Jul 226:03 am6:30 pm12:27:46−0:1312:17 pm (76.6°)94.448
Jul 236:03 am6:30 pm12:27:32−0:1412:17 pm (76.8°)94.441
Jul 246:03 am6:30 pm12:27:17−0:1412:17 pm (77.0°)94.434
Jul 256:03 am6:30 pm12:27:03−0:1412:17 pm (77.2°)94.426
Jul 266:03 am6:30 pm12:26:47−0:1512:17 pm (77.5°)94.418
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 20-8:37 am9:13 pm2:34 am(67.9°)251,58791.9%
Jul 21-9:22 am9:53 pm3:17 am(71.8°)251,95185.8%
Jul 22-10:06 am10:32 pm3:59 am(76.1°)251,67178.4%
Jul 23-10:50 am11:11 pm4:41 am(80.8°)250,67069.8%
Jul 24-11:34 am11:51 pm5:22 am(85.5°)248,91060.4%
Jul 25-12:20 pm-6:05 am(89.7°)246,41250.4%
Jul 2612:33 am1:07 pm-6:50 am(85.2°)243,25740.1%
* 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, Sat, Jul 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:06 amSun 6:22 pmSun 12:14 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 5:35 amSun 6:03 pmSun 11:49 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 7:05 amSat 7:28 pmSat 1:17 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterSat 3:24 pmSun 3:04 amSat 9:14 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 5:38 pmSun 5:18 amSat 11:28 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 12:25 amSun 12:41 pmSun 6:33 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 9:37 pmSun 9:34 amSun 3:36 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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