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Moon: 1.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 10:01:03 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:26 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:48 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 5:26 AM 109° East
Moonset Today: 5:16 PM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 21 minutes (-1s)

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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

10:01 AM

Altitude

42.5°

Heading

140° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 21m 27s

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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 – 5:10 AM
Astro. Twilight5:10 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:03 AM
Civil Twilight6:03 AM – 6:26 AM
Daylight6:26 AM – 5:48 PM
Civil Twilight5:48 PM – 6:11 PM
Nautical Twilight6:11 PM – 6:37 PM
Astro. Twilight6:37 PM – 7:04 PM
Night7:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 216:26 AM5:48 PM11:21:27−0:0112:07 PM (53.5°)91.455
Dec 226:27 AM5:48 PM11:21:27< 1s12:07 PM (53.5°)91.448
Dec 236:27 AM5:49 PM11:21:28< 1s12:08 PM (53.5°)91.442
Dec 246:28 AM5:49 PM11:21:30+0:0112:08 PM (53.5°)91.437
Dec 256:28 AM5:50 PM11:21:33+0:0212:09 PM (53.5°)91.432
Dec 266:29 AM5:50 PM11:21:36+0:0312:09 PM (53.6°)91.427
Dec 276:29 AM5:51 PM11:21:41+0:0412:10 PM (53.6°)91.422
* All times are in local Chennai time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 4:33 AM in Chennai. This day is 1 hour, 32 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:27 PM
June SolsticeJun 214:21 PM
September EquinoxSep 237:59 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:33 AM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

10:01 AM

Altitude

52.7°

Heading

149° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.2%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 215:26 AM5:16 PM-11:21 AM(57.4°)231,5331.1%
Dec 226:24 AM6:15 PM-12:19 PM(57.4°)229,0860.2%
Dec 237:22 AM7:16 PM-1:18 PM(58.7°)227,4582.4%
Dec 248:18 AM8:17 PM-2:17 PM(61.2°)226,7337.4%
Dec 259:12 AM9:16 PM-3:13 PM(64.8°)226,88215.0%
Dec 2610:03 AM10:15 PM-4:08 PM(69.0°)227,78224.6%
Dec 2710:52 AM11:12 PM-5:01 PM(73.6°)229,25435.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Chennai time.

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