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Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 9, 2016 at 3:12:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:40 AM 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 PM 248° West


Moonrise Today: 7:02 AM 106° East
Moonset Today: 8:55 PM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 7 minutes (-2m 42s)

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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

3:12 PM

Altitude

55.6°

Heading

319° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 7m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 42s

Winter: +5h 10m

Summer: -1h 18m

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 – 4:47 AM
Astro. Twilight4:47 AM – 5:30 AM
Nautical Twilight5:30 AM – 6:08 AM
Civil Twilight6:08 AM – 6:40 AM
Daylight6:40 AM – 8:47 PM
Civil Twilight8:47 PM – 9:18 PM
Nautical Twilight9:18 PM – 9:56 PM
Astro. Twilight9:56 PM – 10:39 PM
Night10:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 96:40 AM8:47 PM14:07:04−2:421:44 PM (61.4°)91.701
Feb 106:41 AM8:45 PM14:04:20−2:431:44 PM (61.1°)91.717
Feb 116:42 AM8:44 PM14:01:36−2:441:44 PM (60.7°)91.733
Feb 126:44 AM8:43 PM13:58:50−2:451:44 PM (60.4°)91.750
Feb 136:45 AM8:41 PM13:56:03−2:471:44 PM (60.1°)91.766
Feb 146:47 AM8:40 PM13:53:15−2:481:44 PM (59.7°)91.783
Feb 156:48 AM8:38 PM13:50:25−2:491:44 PM (59.4°)91.801
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2110:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 232:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

3:12 PM

Altitude

53.4°

Heading

331° NW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 97:02 AM8:55 PM-2:03 PM(56.8°)228,2210.3%
Feb 108:14 AM9:32 PM-2:58 PM(52.5°)226,8493.0%
Feb 119:26 AM10:08 PM-3:52 PM(47.8°)226,4038.5%
Feb 1210:39 AM10:43 PM-4:45 PM(43.0°)226,82616.6%
Feb 1311:51 AM11:19 PM-5:39 PM(38.5°)227,97726.6%
Feb 141:02 PM11:57 PM-6:33 PM(34.4°)229,66737.8%
Feb 152:11 PM--7:27 PM(31.1°)231,70449.5%
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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