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

Moon: 41.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 20, 2017 at 12:15:51 am


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


Moonrise Today: 1:06 am 107° East
Moonset Today: 1:10 pm 252° 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

12:15 am

Altitude

-85.4°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 56m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +12m 43s

Summer: -35m 29s

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 – 5:41 am
Nautical Twilight5:41 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:26 am
Daylight6:26 am – 6:22 pm
Civil Twilight6:22 pm – 6:44 pm
Nautical Twilight6:44 pm – 7:08 pm
Astro. Twilight7:08 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 206:26 am6:22 pm11:56:06+0:2012:24 pm (72.2°)91.917
Feb 216:26 am6:22 pm11:56:27+0:2112:24 pm (72.6°)91.938
Feb 226:26 am6:22 pm11:56:48+0:2112:24 pm (73.0°)91.959
Feb 236:25 am6:23 pm11:57:09+0:2112:24 pm (73.3°)91.980
Feb 246:25 am6:23 pm11:57:31+0:2112:24 pm (73.7°)92.002
Feb 256:25 am6:23 pm11:57:52+0:2112:24 pm (74.1°)92.023
Feb 266:24 am6:23 pm11:58:14+0:2112:23 pm (74.5°)92.045
* 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

12:15 am

Altitude

-12.3°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

41.0%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 201:06 am1:10 pm-7:08 am(65.2°)250,69638.4%
Feb 211:54 am1:58 pm-7:56 am(64.1°)249,31129.1%
Feb 222:43 am2:47 pm-8:45 am(63.9°)247,21920.4%
Feb 233:32 am3:38 pm-9:35 am(64.6°)244,59812.8%
Feb 244:22 am4:29 pm-10:25 am(66.3°)241,6706.6%
Feb 255:11 am5:22 pm-11:16 am(69.0°)238,6802.2%
Feb 266:01 am6:14 pm-12:07 pm(72.5°)235,8680.1%
* 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, Mon, Feb 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:48 amMon 5:37 pmMon 11:42 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 8:33 amMon 8:45 pmMon 2:39 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 9:07 amMon 9:17 pmMon 3:12 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 9:40 pmMon 9:35 amMon 3:37 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:03 amMon 1:43 pmMon 7:53 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 9:24 amMon 9:35 pmMon 3:30 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:04 amMon 6:59 pmMon 1:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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