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

Moon: 33.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 19, 2018 at 2:52:38 am


Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:27 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:16 am 80° East
Moonset Today: 11:49 pm 277° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (+1s)

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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

2:52 am

Altitude

-40.4°

Heading

51° NE

Position

Night

Day length

12h 31m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +1s

Winter: +48m 7s

Summer: -1s

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 – 4:39 am
Astro. Twilight4:39 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:33 am
Civil Twilight5:33 am – 5:56 am
Daylight5:56 am – 6:27 pm
Civil Twilight6:27 pm – 6:50 pm
Nautical Twilight6:50 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 7:44 pm
Night7:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Colombo - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 195:56 am6:27 pm12:31:32+0:0112:11 pm (73.5°)94.452
Jun 205:56 am6:27 pm12:31:33< 1s12:12 pm (73.5°)94.458
Jun 215:56 am6:28 pm12:31:33< 1s12:12 pm (73.5°)94.464
Jun 225:56 am6:28 pm12:31:33< 1s12:12 pm (73.5°)94.469
Jun 235:56 am6:28 pm12:31:32< 1s12:12 pm (73.5°)94.474
Jun 245:57 am6:28 pm12:31:31−0:0112:12 pm (73.5°)94.479
Jun 255:57 am6:28 pm12:31:29−0:0112:13 pm (73.6°)94.483
* All times are local time for Colombo. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3:37 pm in Colombo. In terms of daylight, this day is 48 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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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

2:52 am

Altitude

-53.4°

Heading

299° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

33.0%

Moon in Colombo - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 1911:16 am11:49 pm-5:33 pm(88.4°)232,07139.6%
Jun 2012:09 pm--6:23 pm(86.8°)235,31551.1%
Jun 21-12:36 am12:59 pm7:10 pm(81.8°)238,50062.1%
Jun 22-1:20 am1:48 pm7:57 pm(77.1°)241,47272.2%
Jun 23-2:04 am2:36 pm8:43 pm(72.7°)244,13781.1%
Jun 24-2:48 am3:24 pm9:29 pm(68.9°)246,44688.5%
Jun 25-3:33 am4:13 pm10:16 pm(65.8°)248,38594.1%
* 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, Jun 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:01 amTue 7:34 pmTue 1:18 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:44 amTue 9:10 pmTue 2:57 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 9:21 pmTue 9:02 amTue 3:11 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 3:13 pmWed 3:00 amTue 9:06 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 7:00 pmTue 6:40 amTue 12:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 2:12 amTue 2:26 pmTue 8:19 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 11:35 pmTue 11:31 amTue 5:33 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Colombo.

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