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Moon: 10.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 3:29:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:37 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 5:56 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 3:57 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 3:23 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 19 minutes (+2m 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 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

3:29 AM

Altitude

-26.5°

Heading

112° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 19m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 5s

Winter: +2h 25m

Summer: -2h 5m

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 – 4:13 AM
Astro. Twilight4:13 AM – 4:43 AM
Nautical Twilight4:43 AM – 5:12 AM
Civil Twilight5:12 AM – 5:37 AM
Daylight5:37 AM – 5:56 PM
Civil Twilight5:56 PM – 6:21 PM
Nautical Twilight6:21 PM – 6:50 PM
Astro. Twilight6:50 PM – 7:20 PM
Night7:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canterbury - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 285:37 AM5:56 PM12:19:19+2:0511:46 AM (58.2°)93.142
Sep 295:35 AM5:57 PM12:21:25+2:0611:46 AM (58.6°)93.116
Sep 305:34 AM5:58 PM12:23:31+2:0611:45 AM (59.0°)93.089
Oct 15:33 AM5:58 PM12:25:37+2:0611:45 AM (59.4°)93.063
Note: hours shift because the clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
Oct 26:31 AM6:59 PM12:27:43+2:0512:45 PM (59.8°)93.036
Oct 36:30 AM7:00 PM12:29:49+2:0512:45 PM (60.2°)93.009
Oct 46:29 AM7:00 PM12:31:55+2:0512:44 PM (60.6°)92.982
* 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 starts on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 2:00 AM, and this is included in the table above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 219:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

3:29 AM

Altitude

-6.2°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.3%

Moon in Canterbury - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 283:57 AM3:23 PM-9:37 AM(45.3°)244,0198.7%
Sep 294:33 AM4:19 PM-10:24 AM(49.1°)246,1253.8%
Sep 305:07 AM5:14 PM-11:08 AM(53.0°)248,0070.9%
Oct 15:40 AM6:09 PM-11:52 AM(57.1°)249,6310.0%
Note: hours shift because the clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
Oct 27:12 AM8:03 PM-1:35 PM(61.0°)250,9441.2%
Oct 37:45 AM8:56 PM-2:18 PM(64.7°)251,8694.3%
Oct 48:20 AM9:49 PM-3:02 PM(67.9°)252,3129.0%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Canterbury This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:55 AMWed 4:29 PMWed 10:42 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:59 AMWed 8:19 PMWed 1:39 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 10:09 AMThu 12:47 AMWed 5:28 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 5:39 AMWed 5:46 PMWed 11:43 AMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 9:05 AMWed 11:07 PMWed 4:06 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:16 PMWed 6:34 AMWed 12:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 3:47 PMThu 4:37 AMWed 10:12 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Canterbury.

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