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Moon: 78.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 6, 2015 at 5:06:52 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:01 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:59 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:40 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 9:46 AM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 58 minutes (+36s)

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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

5:06 PM

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

9h 58m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: +36s

Winter: +4m 35s

Summer: -4h 26m

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 – 5:32 AM
Astro. Twilight5:32 AM – 6:02 AM
Nautical Twilight6:02 AM – 6:34 AM
Civil Twilight6:34 AM – 7:01 AM
Daylight7:01 AM – 4:59 PM
Civil Twilight4:59 PM – 5:27 PM
Nautical Twilight5:27 PM – 5:58 PM
Astro. Twilight5:58 PM – 6:28 PM
Night6:28 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 67:01 AM4:59 PM9:58:14+0:3612:00 PM (33.4°)94.506
Jul 77:01 AM5:00 PM9:58:53+0:3912:00 PM (33.5°)94.506
Jul 87:01 AM5:00 PM9:59:35+0:4112:00 PM (33.6°)94.506
Jul 97:01 AM5:01 PM10:00:19+0:4312:01 PM (33.7°)94.505
Jul 107:00 AM5:01 PM10:01:05+0:4612:01 PM (33.8°)94.504
Jul 117:00 AM5:02 PM10:01:54+0:4812:01 PM (34.0°)94.503
Jul 127:00 AM5:03 PM10:02:45+0:5112:01 PM (34.1°)94.500
* 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

5:06 PM

Altitude

-46.2°

Heading

149° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.0%

Moon in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 6-9:46 AM9:40 PM3:13 AM(64.0°)228,10283.3%
Jul 7-10:26 AM10:45 PM4:06 AM(59.5°)228,36473.4%
Jul 8-11:05 AM11:50 PM4:59 AM(54.7°)229,15362.2%
Jul 9-11:45 AM-5:50 AM(50.1°)230,34750.4%
Jul 1012:54 AM12:25 PM-6:42 AM(45.9°)231,83838.7%
Jul 111:58 AM1:08 PM-7:35 AM(42.2°)233,55027.8%
Jul 123:00 AM1:54 PM-8:28 AM(39.5°)235,43518.2%
* All times are local time for Canterbury. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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