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Moon: 63.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2015 at 12:58:25 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:49 AM 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:56 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:08 PM 87° East
Moonset Today: 12:29 AM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (-1m 5s)

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Today's Sun Position in Canterbury

The Sun's altitude in Canterbury today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:58 PM

Altitude

32.7°

Heading

342° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 7m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 5s

Winter: +14m 15s

Summer: -4h 17m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Canterbury today

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Day, night and twilight times in Canterbury 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 – 5:21 AM
Astro. Twilight5:21 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:21 AM
Civil Twilight6:21 AM – 6:49 AM
Daylight6:49 AM – 4:56 PM
Civil Twilight4:56 PM – 5:24 PM
Nautical Twilight5:24 PM – 5:54 PM
Astro. Twilight5:54 PM – 6:24 PM
Night6:24 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 276:49 AM4:56 PM10:07:54−1:0511:53 AM (34.9°)94.173
May 286:49 AM4:56 PM10:06:51−1:0311:53 AM (34.7°)94.189
May 296:50 AM4:56 PM10:05:50−1:0011:53 AM (34.6°)94.204
May 306:50 AM4:55 PM10:04:51−0:5811:53 AM (34.4°)94.219
May 316:51 AM4:55 PM10:03:54−0:5611:53 AM (34.3°)94.234
Jun 16:52 AM4:55 PM10:03:00−0:5411:53 AM (34.1°)94.249
Jun 26:52 AM4:54 PM10:02:08−0:5111:53 AM (34.0°)94.263
* All times are local time for Canterbury. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 219:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 222:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 236:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 223:49 PM
* All times are local Canterbury time.

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Today's moon in Canterbury

The Moon's path in Canterbury 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 2015 Moon Phases

12:58 PM

Altitude

-1.7°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

63.2%

Moon in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 27-12:29 AM1:08 PM7:12 PM(54.3°)251,10465.6%
May 28-1:22 AM1:40 PM7:55 PM(58.2°)250,35174.5%
May 29-2:15 AM2:13 PM8:38 PM(62.1°)248,89582.6%
May 30-3:09 AM2:47 PM9:23 PM(65.7°)246,88089.5%
May 31-4:04 AM3:23 PM10:10 PM(68.9°)244,48394.9%
Jun 1-5:01 AM4:04 PM10:59 PM(71.6°)241,89998.5%
Jun 2-5:58 AM4:49 PM11:51 PM(73.4°)239,31899.8%
* All times are local time for Canterbury. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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