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Moon: 14.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 27, 2016 at 7:36:27 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:58 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:01 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 2:47 AM 76° East
Moonset Today: 3:36 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (-43s)

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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

7:36 AM

Altitude

23.1°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 3m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -43s

Winter: +41m 48s

Summer: -50m 34s

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 – 4:48 AM
Astro. Twilight4:48 AM – 5:12 AM
Nautical Twilight5:12 AM – 5:37 AM
Civil Twilight5:37 AM – 5:58 AM
Daylight5:58 AM – 6:01 PM
Civil Twilight6:01 PM – 6:23 PM
Nautical Twilight6:23 PM – 6:47 PM
Astro. Twilight6:47 PM – 7:12 PM
Night7:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 275:58 AM6:01 PM12:03:16−0:4312:00 PM (75.1°)93.163
Sep 285:58 AM6:01 PM12:02:33−0:4311:59 AM (74.7°)93.137
Sep 295:58 AM6:00 PM12:01:50−0:4311:59 AM (74.3°)93.111
Sep 305:58 AM5:59 PM12:01:06−0:4311:59 AM (73.9°)93.084
Oct 15:58 AM5:59 PM12:00:23−0:4311:58 AM (73.5°)93.058
Oct 25:58 AM5:58 PM11:59:40−0:4311:58 AM (73.2°)93.031
Oct 35:58 AM5:57 PM11:58:57−0:4211:58 AM (72.8°)93.004
* 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

7:36 AM

Altitude

67.1°

Heading

88° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.6%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 272:47 AM3:36 PM-9:12 AM(89.7°)242,17614.1%
Sep 283:39 AM4:19 PM-10:00 AM(86.3°)244,4507.6%
Sep 294:29 AM5:01 PM-10:46 AM(82.5°)246,5143.1%
Sep 305:17 AM5:41 PM-11:30 AM(78.5°)248,3480.6%
Oct 16:04 AM6:21 PM-12:14 PM(74.4°)249,9160.1%
Oct 26:51 AM7:00 PM-12:57 PM(70.6°)251,1591.7%
Oct 37:38 AM7:41 PM-1:40 PM(67.0°)251,9975.1%
* 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, Tue, Sep 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:48 AMTue 5:04 PMTue 10:56 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:01 AMTue 7:42 PMTue 1:52 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 12:06 PMTue 11:19 PMTue 5:43 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 5:58 AMTue 6:00 PMTue 11:59 AMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 10:41 AMTue 10:04 PMTue 4:22 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 6:58 PMWed 7:17 AMWed 1:08 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 4:35 PMWed 4:22 AMTue 10:29 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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