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Moon: 16.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 4:18:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:58 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 6:22 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 2:08 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:11 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 24 minutes (-41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chennai

The Sun's altitude in Chennai 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

4:18 PM

Altitude

29.0°

Heading

274° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 24m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: -41s

Winter: +1h 3m

Summer: -29m 10s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Chennai 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 – 4:45 AM
Astro. Twilight4:45 AM – 5:11 AM
Nautical Twilight5:11 AM – 5:36 AM
Civil Twilight5:36 AM – 5:58 AM
Daylight5:58 AM – 6:22 PM
Civil Twilight6:22 PM – 6:44 PM
Nautical Twilight6:44 PM – 7:09 PM
Astro. Twilight7:09 PM – 7:34 PM
Night7:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 285:58 AM6:22 PM12:24:40−0:4112:10 PM (86.5°)93.892
Aug 295:58 AM6:22 PM12:23:58−0:4112:10 PM (86.1°)93.871
Aug 305:58 AM6:21 PM12:23:17−0:4112:09 PM (85.7°)93.850
Aug 315:58 AM6:20 PM12:22:35−0:4112:09 PM (85.4°)93.828
Sep 15:58 AM6:20 PM12:21:53−0:4112:09 PM (85.0°)93.806
Sep 25:58 AM6:19 PM12:21:11−0:4212:09 PM (84.7°)93.784
Sep 35:58 AM6:18 PM12:20:29−0:4212:08 PM (84.3°)93.761
* All times are local time for Chennai. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:00 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:04 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:51 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:14 PM
* All times are local Chennai time.

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Today's Moon in Chennai

The Moon's path in Chennai 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

4:18 PM

Altitude

-15.8°

Heading

293° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.4%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 282:08 AM3:11 PM-8:39 AM(84.8°)235,27519.1%
Aug 293:04 AM4:03 PM-9:34 AM(86.1°)237,28911.0%
Aug 303:59 AM4:52 PM-10:26 AM(88.3°)239,4255.1%
Aug 314:52 AM5:38 PM-11:16 AM(88.6°)241,6501.4%
Sep 15:44 AM6:22 PM-12:04 PM(85.0°)243,9060.0%
Sep 26:33 AM7:03 PM-12:49 PM(81.1°)246,1030.9%
Sep 37:22 AM7:44 PM-1:34 PM(77.0°)248,1203.8%
* All times are local time for Chennai. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Chennai This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:32 AMSun 7:29 PMSun 1:31 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:31 AMSun 7:39 PMSun 1:35 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:43 PMSun 11:58 PMSun 6:21 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:30 AMSun 7:37 PMSun 1:33 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 12:33 PMSun 11:56 PMSun 6:15 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:00 PMMon 9:19 AMMon 3:09 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:36 PMMon 6:23 AMMon 12:30 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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