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Moon: 95.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 2, 2015 at 8:30:49 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:40 AM 85° East
Sunset Today: 7:15 PM 276° West


Moonrise Today: 6:04 PM 86° East
Moonset Today: 5:12 AM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 35 minutes (-2m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Blenheim

The Sun's altitude in Blenheim 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

8:30 PM

Altitude

-15.2°

Heading

263° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

11h 35m 14s

Change since

yesterday: -2m 44s

Winter: +2h 25m

Summer: -3h 36m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Blenheim today

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Day, night and twilight times in Blenheim 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 – 6:08 AM
Astro. Twilight6:08 AM – 6:40 AM
Nautical Twilight6:40 AM – 7:12 AM
Civil Twilight7:12 AM – 7:40 AM
Daylight7:40 AM – 7:15 PM
Civil Twilight7:15 PM – 7:43 PM
Nautical Twilight7:43 PM – 8:15 PM
Astro. Twilight8:15 PM – 8:47 PM
Night8:47 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Blenheim - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 27:40 AM7:15 PM11:35:14−2:441:28 PM (43.8°)92.893
Apr 37:41 AM7:14 PM11:32:30−2:441:28 PM (43.4°)92.919
Apr 47:42 AM7:12 PM11:29:46−2:431:27 PM (43.0°)92.946
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 56:43 AM6:10 PM11:27:02−2:4312:27 PM (42.6°)92.973
Apr 66:44 AM6:09 PM11:24:19−2:4312:27 PM (42.3°)93.000
Apr 76:45 AM6:07 PM11:21:37−2:4212:27 PM (41.9°)93.027
Apr 86:46 AM6:05 PM11:18:55−2:4212:26 PM (41.5°)93.054
* All times are local time for Blenheim. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 PM
* All times are local Blenheim time.

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Today's moon in Blenheim

The Moon's path in Blenheim 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

8:30 PM

Altitude

25.1°

Heading

60° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

95.7%

Moon in Blenheim - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 2-5:12 AM6:04 PM---
Apr 3-6:08 AM6:33 PM12:03 AM(45.3°)252,07596.3%
Apr 4-7:05 AM7:02 PM12:45 AM(49.2°)251,38099.1%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 5-7:02 AM6:32 PM1:29 AM(52.9°)250,288100.0%
Apr 6-8:00 AM7:05 PM1:13 AM(56.5°)248,86099.0%
Apr 7-8:58 AM7:41 PM1:58 AM(59.8°)247,13295.9%
Apr 8-9:57 AM8:21 PM2:46 AM(62.5°)245,12390.9%
* All times are local time for Blenheim. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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