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

Moon: 23.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 20, 2018 at 11:20:45 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:26 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:22 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 9:36 am 86° East
Moonset Today: 10:04 pm 276° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 56 minutes (+20s)

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Today's Sun Position in Colombo

The Sun's altitude in Colombo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:20 pm

Altitude

-73.9°

Heading

255° W

Position

Night

Day length

11h 56m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +12m 38s

Summer: -35m 30s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Colombo today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:26 am
Daylight6:26 am – 6:22 pm
Civil Twilight6:22 pm – 6:43 pm
Nautical Twilight6:43 pm – 7:08 pm
Astro. Twilight7:08 pm – 7:32 pm
Night7:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 206:26 am6:22 pm11:56:02+0:2012:24 pm (72.2°)91.914
Feb 216:26 am6:22 pm11:56:23+0:2112:24 pm (72.5°)91.933
Feb 226:25 am6:22 pm11:56:45+0:2212:24 pm (72.9°)91.953
Feb 236:25 am6:22 pm11:57:05+0:2012:23 pm (73.2°)91.973
Feb 246:25 am6:22 pm11:57:27+0:2212:23 pm (73.6°)91.993
Feb 256:24 am6:22 pm11:57:48+0:2112:23 pm (74.0°)92.014
Feb 266:24 am6:22 pm11:58:10+0:2212:23 pm (74.4°)92.035
* All times are local time for Colombo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:45 pm
June SolsticeJun 213:37 pm
September EquinoxSep 237:24 am
December SolsticeDec 223:53 am
* All times are local Colombo time.

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Today's Moon in Colombo

The Moon's path in Colombo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

11:20 pm

Altitude

-19.0°

Heading

279° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.1%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 209:36 am10:04 pm-3:49 pm(88.1°)238,38920.4%
Feb 2110:22 am10:55 pm-4:38 pm(87.4°)236,06430.0%
Feb 2211:10 am11:49 pm-5:29 pm(83.3°)233,71840.8%
Feb 2312:01 pm--6:22 pm(80.0°)231,43552.3%
Feb 24-12:45 am12:56 pm7:19 pm(77.7°)229,34764.0%
Feb 25-1:43 am1:54 pm8:18 pm(76.7°)227,63375.1%
Feb 26-2:43 am2:54 pm9:19 pm(77.1°)226,50084.9%
* 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, Tue, Feb 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:41 amWed 6:36 pmWed 12:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 7:06 amWed 7:03 pmWed 1:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 1:13 amWed 12:54 pmWed 7:04 amAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 11:37 pmWed 11:22 amWed 5:30 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 2:45 amWed 2:25 pmWed 8:35 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 9:35 amWed 9:47 pmWed 3:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:08 amWed 7:04 pmWed 1:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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