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Moon: 17.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 18, 2017 at 8:48:01 am


Sunrise Today: 6:01 am 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:26 pm 283° West


Moonrise Today: 2:23 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 3:20 pm 290° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 24 minutes (-28s)

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Today's Sun Position in Jaffna

The Sun's altitude in Jaffna 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

8:48 am

Altitude

39.5°

Heading

81° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 24m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -28s

Winter: +51m 3s

Summer: -16m 29s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Jaffna Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Jaffna 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 – 4:49 am
Astro. Twilight4:49 am – 5:14 am
Nautical Twilight5:14 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:01 am
Daylight6:01 am – 6:26 pm
Civil Twilight6:26 pm – 6:47 pm
Nautical Twilight6:47 pm – 7:12 pm
Astro. Twilight7:12 pm – 7:38 pm
Night7:38 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Jaffna - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 186:01 am6:26 pm12:24:49−0:2812:13 pm (86.7°)94.092
Aug 196:01 am6:25 pm12:24:20−0:2812:13 pm (87.0°)94.074
Aug 206:01 am6:25 pm12:23:51−0:2812:13 pm (87.3°)94.056
Aug 216:01 am6:24 pm12:23:22−0:2912:13 pm (87.6°)94.038
Aug 226:01 am6:24 pm12:22:53−0:2912:12 pm (88.0°)94.019
Aug 236:01 am6:23 pm12:22:23−0:2912:12 pm (88.3°)93.999
Aug 246:01 am6:23 pm12:21:54−0:2912:12 pm (88.7°)93.979
* All times are local time for Jaffna. 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 Jaffna time.

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Today's Moon in Jaffna

The Moon's path in Jaffna 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

8:48 am

Altitude

80.1°

Heading

5° N

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.1%

Moon in Jaffna - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 182:23 am3:20 pm-8:51 am(80.1°)227,55417.1%
Aug 193:23 am4:19 pm-9:51 am(80.6°)227,6338.9%
Aug 204:23 am5:15 pm-10:50 am(82.5°)228,4893.2%
Aug 215:22 am6:09 pm-11:46 am(85.5°)230,1400.3%
Aug 226:19 am6:59 pm-12:40 pm(89.4°)232,5100.4%
Aug 237:14 am7:46 pm-1:31 pm(86.2°)235,4353.1%
Aug 248:06 am8:31 pm-2:19 pm(81.6°)238,6828.1%
* All times are local time for Jaffna. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Jaffna This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:59 amFri 7:06 pmFri 1:03 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 3:33 amFri 4:09 pmFri 9:51 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:34 amFri 6:01 pmFri 11:47 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 9:39 amFri 9:33 pmFri 3:36 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 1:57 pmSat 1:29 amFri 7:43 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:02 pmFri 10:18 amFri 4:10 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 7:24 pmSat 7:16 amSat 1:20 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Jaffna.

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