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

Moon: 17.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 27, 2017 at 11:03:56 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:01 am 75° East
Moonset Today: 9:42 pm 283° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (-2s)

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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

11:03 pm

Altitude

-55.3°

Heading

331° NW

Position

Night

Day length

12h 31m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -2s

Winter: +47m 59s

Summer: -9s

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 – 4:41 am
Astro. Twilight4:41 am – 5:08 am
Nautical Twilight5:08 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:52 pm
Nautical Twilight6:52 pm – 7:18 pm
Astro. Twilight7:18 pm – 7:45 pm
Night7:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 275:57 am6:29 pm12:31:23−0:0212:13 pm (73.6°)94.497
Jun 285:58 am6:29 pm12:31:20−0:0312:13 pm (73.7°)94.499
Jun 295:58 am6:29 pm12:31:16−0:0312:14 pm (73.7°)94.502
Jun 305:58 am6:29 pm12:31:12−0:0412:14 pm (73.8°)94.503
Jul 15:58 am6:30 pm12:31:07−0:0412:14 pm (73.9°)94.505
Jul 25:59 am6:30 pm12:31:01−0:0512:14 pm (73.9°)94.505
Jul 35:59 am6:30 pm12:30:55−0:0512:14 pm (74.0°)94.506
* All times are local time for Colombo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:59 pm
June SolsticeJun 219:54 am
September EquinoxSep 231:32 am
December SolsticeDec 219:58 pm
* 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 2017 Moon Phases

11:03 pm

Altitude

-19.8°

Heading

286° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.7%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 279:01 am9:42 pm-3:22 pm(82.8°)230,63415.0%
Jun 289:57 am10:31 pm-4:15 pm(86.6°)234,53724.2%
Jun 2910:49 am11:18 pm-5:04 pm(89.2°)238,51634.3%
Jun 3011:38 am--5:50 pm(84.7°)242,27044.8%
Jul 1-12:02 am12:25 pm6:35 pm(80.4°)245,56855.2%
Jul 2-12:44 am1:11 pm7:19 pm(76.2°)248,25665.1%
Jul 3-1:26 am1:57 pm8:03 pm(72.5°)250,25574.2%
* All times are local time for Colombo. 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, Jun 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:33 amWed 7:05 pmWed 12:49 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 2:58 amWed 3:18 pmWed 9:08 amGood visibility
MarsWed 6:38 amWed 7:06 pmWed 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterTue 12:40 pmWed 12:39 amTue 6:39 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 5:28 pmWed 5:09 amTue 11:18 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:23 amWed 1:36 pmWed 7:29 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 10:47 pmThu 10:42 amThu 4:44 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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