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Moon: 23.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 31, 2014 at 6:28:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:01 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 9:25 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 11:34 PM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 2 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

6:28 AM

Altitude

-6.2°

Heading

84° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length
11h 2m 4s

+2m 48s 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 – 5:57 AM
Nautical Twilight5:57 AM – 6:30 AM
Civil Twilight6:30 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 6:01 PM
Civil Twilight6:01 PM – 6:30 PM
Nautical Twilight6:30 PM – 7:03 PM
Astro. Twilight7:03 PM – 7:37 PM
Night7:37 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 316:59 AM6:01 PM11:02:04+2:4812:30 PM (37.8°)93.848
Sep 16:58 AM6:02 PM11:04:53+2:4812:30 PM (38.1°)93.826
Sep 26:56 AM6:04 PM11:07:42+2:4912:29 PM (38.5°)93.803
Sep 36:54 AM6:05 PM11:10:32+2:4912:29 PM (38.8°)93.780
Sep 46:52 AM6:06 PM11:13:23+2:5012:29 PM (39.2°)93.757
Sep 56:51 AM6:07 PM11:16:14+2:5112:28 PM (39.6°)93.734
Sep 66:49 AM6:08 PM11:19:06+2:5112:28 PM (39.9°)93.710
* 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

6:28 AM

Altitude

-26.5°

Heading

141° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

23.4%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 319:25 AM11:34 PM-4:26 PM(58.7°)242,93227.0%
Sep 110:02 AM--5:16 PM(61.4°)239,89837.0%
Sep 2-12:35 AM10:44 AM6:08 PM(63.2°)236,56947.8%
Sep 3-1:36 AM11:33 AM7:03 PM(64.1°)233,09859.2%
Sep 4-2:34 AM12:30 PM8:00 PM(63.8°)229,71070.4%
Sep 5-3:28 AM1:33 PM8:59 PM(62.2°)226,69280.8%
Sep 6-4:18 AM2:43 PM9:57 PM(59.4°)224,35889.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Christchurch time.

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