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Moon: 56.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 2, 2014 at 9:25:09 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:02 AM 95° East
Sunset Today: 7:37 PM 264° West


Moonrise Today: 12:22 PM 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:22 AM 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 35 minutes (+2m 58s)

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Today's Sun Position in Christchurch

The Sun's altitude in Christchurch 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

9:25 PM

Altitude

-19.8°

Heading

244° SW

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 35m 25s

+2m 58s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Christchurch today

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Day, night and twilight times in Christchurch 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 – 5:24 AM
Astro. Twilight5:24 AM – 5:59 AM
Nautical Twilight5:59 AM – 6:33 AM
Civil Twilight6:33 AM – 7:02 AM
Daylight7:02 AM – 7:37 PM
Civil Twilight7:37 PM – 8:06 PM
Nautical Twilight8:06 PM – 8:40 PM
Astro. Twilight8:40 PM – 9:15 PM
Night9:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 27:02 AM7:37 PM12:35:25+2:581:19 PM (49.9°)93.055
Oct 37:00 AM7:38 PM12:38:23+2:581:19 PM (50.3°)93.028
Oct 46:58 AM7:39 PM12:41:21+2:581:18 PM (50.7°)93.001
Oct 56:56 AM7:41 PM12:44:19+2:571:18 PM (51.1°)92.973
Oct 66:55 AM7:42 PM12:47:17+2:571:18 PM (51.5°)92.946
Oct 76:53 AM7:43 PM12:50:15+2:571:18 PM (51.9°)92.919
Oct 86:51 AM7:44 PM12:53:12+2:571:17 PM (52.3°)92.893
* All times are in local Christchurch time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 PM
* All times are local Christchurch time.

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Today's moon in Christchurch

The Moon's path in Christchurch 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

9:25 PM

Altitude

56.6°

Heading

316° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

56.2%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 2-2:22 AM12:22 PM7:49 PM(62.8°)231,29355.4%
Oct 3-3:11 AM1:27 PM8:45 PM(60.6°)228,92867.0%
Oct 4-3:56 AM2:36 PM9:41 PM(57.3°)226,98677.8%
Oct 5-4:37 AM3:48 PM10:37 PM(53.2°)225,69387.1%
Oct 6-5:15 AM5:02 PM11:31 PM(48.5°)225,24994.3%
Oct 7-5:51 AM6:16 PM---
Oct 8-6:26 AM7:29 PM12:26 AM(43.6°)225,78998.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Christchurch time.

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