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Moon: 42.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 17, 2014 at 10:00:53 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 87° East
Sunset Today: 6:20 PM 272° West


Moonrise Today: 2:00 AM 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:50 AM 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 51 minutes (+2m 56s)

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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

10:00 AM

Altitude

34.1°

Heading

45° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 51m 2s

+2m 56s 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 – 4:54 AM
Astro. Twilight4:54 AM – 5:27 AM
Nautical Twilight5:27 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 6:20 PM
Civil Twilight6:20 PM – 6:49 PM
Nautical Twilight6:49 PM – 7:22 PM
Astro. Twilight7:22 PM – 7:56 PM
Night7:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 176:29 AM6:20 PM11:51:02+2:5612:24 PM (44.1°)93.446
Sep 186:27 AM6:21 PM11:53:58+2:5612:24 PM (44.5°)93.421
Sep 196:25 AM6:22 PM11:56:55+2:5612:24 PM (44.9°)93.396
Sep 206:24 AM6:23 PM11:59:52+2:5612:23 PM (45.3°)93.371
Sep 216:22 AM6:25 PM12:02:49+2:5712:23 PM (45.7°)93.346
Sep 226:20 AM6:26 PM12:05:46+2:5712:22 PM (46.1°)93.321
Sep 236:18 AM6:27 PM12:08:43+2:5712:22 PM (46.4°)93.295
* 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

10:00 AM

Altitude

14.6°

Heading

316° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

42.0%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 172:00 AM11:50 AM-6:54 AM(27.1°)247,38843.2%
Sep 182:45 AM12:43 PM-7:43 AM(28.1°)249,68533.5%
Sep 193:24 AM1:38 PM-8:30 AM(29.9°)251,23824.6%
Sep 204:00 AM2:35 PM-9:15 AM(32.3°)252,05316.7%
Sep 214:32 AM3:32 PM-9:59 AM(35.4°)252,18210.1%
Sep 225:02 AM4:29 PM-10:42 AM(38.8°)251,7135.0%
Sep 235:30 AM5:28 PM-11:25 AM(42.6°)250,7551.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Christchurch time.

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