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Flag for New Zealand Christchurch, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 35.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 14, 2016 at 1:04:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:47 AM 109° East
Sunset Today: 8:40 PM 251° West


Moonrise Today: 1:02 PM 75° East
Moonset Today: 11:57 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 53 minutes (-2m 48s)

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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

1:04 PM

Altitude

58.6°

Heading

18° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 53m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 48s

Winter: +4h 56m

Summer: -1h 32m

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 – 4:57 AM
Astro. Twilight4:57 AM – 5:38 AM
Nautical Twilight5:38 AM – 6:16 AM
Civil Twilight6:16 AM – 6:47 AM
Daylight6:47 AM – 8:40 PM
Civil Twilight8:40 PM – 9:11 PM
Nautical Twilight9:11 PM – 9:48 PM
Astro. Twilight9:48 PM – 10:29 PM
Night10:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Feb 166:49 AM8:37 PM13:47:35−2:501:44 PM (59.1°)91.818
Feb 176:51 AM8:35 PM13:44:44−2:511:44 PM (58.7°)91.836
Feb 186:52 AM8:34 PM13:41:52−2:511:43 PM (58.4°)91.855
Feb 196:53 AM8:32 PM13:38:59−2:521:43 PM (58.0°)91.873
Feb 206:55 AM8:31 PM13:36:06−2:531:43 PM (57.7°)91.893
* 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

1:04 PM

Altitude

0.2°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

35.3%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Feb 16-12:38 AM3:16 PM8:22 PM(28.8°)233,92161.0%
Feb 17-1:24 AM4:18 PM9:16 PM(27.6°)236,20071.7%
Feb 18-2:14 AM5:13 PM10:10 PM(27.5°)238,46681.1%
Feb 19-3:08 AM6:03 PM11:03 PM(28.4°)240,68388.8%
Feb 20-4:06 AM6:47 PM11:54 PM(30.3°)242,83394.6%
* 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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