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Moon: 94.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 2, 2015 at 9:14:03 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:08 AM 85° East
Sunset Today: 6:50 PM 275° West


Moonrise Today: 5:35 PM 86° East
Moonset Today: 4:51 AM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 42 minutes (-2m 4s)

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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

9:14 AM

Altitude

24.6°

Heading

65° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 42m 18s

Change since

yesterday: -2m 4s

Winter: +1h 48m

Summer: -2h 42m

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 – 5:45 AM
Astro. Twilight5:45 AM – 6:14 AM
Nautical Twilight6:14 AM – 6:43 AM
Civil Twilight6:43 AM – 7:08 AM
Daylight7:08 AM – 6:50 PM
Civil Twilight6:50 PM – 7:15 PM
Nautical Twilight7:15 PM – 7:44 PM
Astro. Twilight7:44 PM – 8:13 PM
Night8:13 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 27:08 AM6:50 PM11:42:18−2:0412:59 PM (51.4°)92.895
Apr 37:09 AM6:49 PM11:40:13−2:0412:59 PM (51.0°)92.921
Apr 47:09 AM6:48 PM11:38:09−2:0412:59 PM (50.6°)92.948
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 56:10 AM5:46 PM11:36:05−2:0311:58 AM (50.2°)92.975
Apr 66:11 AM5:45 PM11:34:02−2:0311:58 AM (49.8°)93.001
Apr 76:12 AM5:44 PM11:31:58−2:0311:58 AM (49.4°)93.028
Apr 86:12 AM5:42 PM11:29:56−2:0211:58 AM (49.1°)93.055
* All times are local time for Canterbury. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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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

9:14 AM

Altitude

-50.3°

Heading

229° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

94.1%

Moon in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 2-4:51 AM5:35 PM11:37 PM(53.2°)252,04496.5%
Apr 3-5:44 AM6:07 PM---
Apr 4-6:37 AM6:39 PM12:19 AM(57.0°)251,32299.2%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 5-6:31 AM6:13 PM1:03 AM(60.8°)250,207100.0%
Apr 6-7:26 AM6:49 PM12:47 AM(64.4°)248,75998.8%
Apr 7-8:21 AM7:28 PM1:33 AM(67.6°)247,01395.7%
Apr 8-9:17 AM8:10 PM2:20 AM(70.2°)244,98690.5%
* All times are local time for Canterbury. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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