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

Moon: 90.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 23, 2019 at 11:31:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:28 am 110° East
Sunset Today: 6:16 pm 251° West


Moonrise Today: 8:36 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 8:19 am 284° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 47 minutes (+14s)

Location of ColomboLocation

Today's Sun Position in Colombo

Time:11:31 pm
Altitude:-72.4°
Direction:224° SW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 47m 31s (Jan 23, 2019)

14 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 22, 2019)

4 minutes, 7 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

44 minutes, 1 second shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:15 am
Astro. Twilight5:15 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:28 am
Daylight6:28 am – 6:16 pm
Civil Twilight6:16 pm – 6:38 pm
Nautical Twilight6:38 pm – 7:03 pm
Astro. Twilight7:03 pm – 7:29 pm
Night7:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 236:28 am6:16 pm11:47:31+0:1412:22 pm (63.6°)91.487
Jan 246:28 am6:16 pm11:47:46+0:1412:22 pm (63.8°)91.496
Jan 256:28 am6:16 pm11:48:00+0:1412:22 pm (64.1°)91.507
Jan 266:28 am6:17 pm11:48:16+0:1512:23 pm (64.3°)91.517
Jan 276:28 am6:17 pm11:48:31+0:1512:23 pm (64.6°)91.528
Jan 286:29 am6:17 pm11:48:47+0:1512:23 pm (64.8°)91.540
Jan 296:29 am6:18 pm11:49:03+0:1612:23 pm (65.1°)91.552
* 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
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 23-8:19 am8:36 pm1:58 am(81.4°)222,66996.0%
Jan 24-9:13 am9:33 pm2:55 am(86.1°)224,49589.5%
Jan 25-10:03 am10:27 pm3:49 am(88.6°)227,26780.8%
Jan 26-10:51 am11:20 pm4:40 am(83.2°)230,65770.6%
Jan 27-11:38 am-5:29 am(77.9°)234,32959.6%
Jan 2812:11 am12:24 pm-6:18 am(73.0°)237,98948.5%
Jan 291:01 am1:10 pm-7:06 am(68.8°)241,40937.8%
* 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, Wed, Jan 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:16 amThu 6:00 pmThu 12:08 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:13 amThu 2:58 pmThu 9:06 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:49 amThu 10:59 pmThu 4:54 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 3:08 amThu 2:49 pmThu 8:58 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:08 amThu 4:48 pmThu 10:58 amDifficult to see
UranusWed 11:41 amWed 11:54 pmWed 5:47 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:04 amThu 8:59 pmThu 3:01 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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