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

Moon: 31.4%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 23, 2019 at 10:49:16 am


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:52 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 1:14 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 2:00 pm 287° West


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

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Today's Sun Position in Colombo

Time:10:49 am
Altitude:65.5°
Direction:138° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 56m 6s (Oct 23, 2019)

20 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 22, 2019)

12 minutes, 12 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

35 minutes, 56 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Colombo Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:46 am
Astro. Twilight4:46 am – 5:11 am
Nautical Twilight5:11 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 5:52 pm
Civil Twilight5:52 pm – 6:13 pm
Nautical Twilight6:13 pm – 6:38 pm
Astro. Twilight6:38 pm – 7:03 pm
Night7:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 235:57 am5:52 pm11:55:36−0:2011:54 am (71.8°)92.498
Oct 245:57 am5:52 pm11:55:16−0:2011:54 am (71.4°)92.473
Oct 255:57 am5:52 pm11:54:56−0:2011:54 am (71.1°)92.448
Oct 265:57 am5:51 pm11:54:36−0:2011:54 am (70.7°)92.423
Oct 275:57 am5:51 pm11:54:16−0:1911:54 am (70.4°)92.398
Oct 285:57 am5:51 pm11:53:56−0:1911:54 am (70.0°)92.373
Oct 295:57 am5:51 pm11:53:36−0:1911:54 am (69.7°)92.348
* 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
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 231:14 am2:00 pm-7:37 am(78.8°)229,19032.8%
Oct 242:12 am2:52 pm-8:33 am(83.2°)226,91322.1%
Oct 253:09 am3:43 pm-9:27 am(88.6°)225,28512.8%
Oct 264:06 am4:33 pm-10:20 am(85.5°)224,5375.7%
Oct 275:02 am5:23 pm-11:13 am(79.4°)224,8271.4%
Oct 285:58 am6:14 pm-12:07 pm(73.5°)226,2030.2%
Oct 296:55 am7:06 pm-1:01 pm(68.3°)228,5812.0%
* 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, Oct 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:35 amWed 7:18 pmWed 1:27 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:13 amWed 7:01 pmWed 1:07 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 4:51 amWed 4:51 pmWed 10:51 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 9:38 amWed 9:18 pmWed 3:28 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 11:18 amWed 10:58 pmWed 5:08 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:06 pmThu 6:21 amThu 12:13 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 3:16 pmThu 3:12 amWed 9:14 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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