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Moon: 14.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2014 at 11:52:33 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:44 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:28 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:23 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 9:41 PM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 43 minutes (+2m 7s)

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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

11:52 AM

Altitude

27.4°

Heading

11° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length
9h 43m 23s

+2m 7s 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 – 6:05 AM
Astro. Twilight6:05 AM – 6:39 AM
Nautical Twilight6:39 AM – 7:14 AM
Civil Twilight7:14 AM – 7:44 AM
Daylight7:44 AM – 5:28 PM
Civil Twilight5:28 PM – 5:59 PM
Nautical Twilight5:59 PM – 6:33 PM
Astro. Twilight6:33 PM – 7:07 PM
Night7:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 317:44 AM5:28 PM9:43:23+2:0712:36 PM (28.2°)94.368
Aug 17:43 AM5:29 PM9:45:33+2:0912:36 PM (28.4°)94.356
Aug 27:42 AM5:30 PM9:47:45+2:1112:36 PM (28.7°)94.344
Aug 37:41 AM5:31 PM9:49:59+2:1312:36 PM (28.9°)94.331
Aug 47:40 AM5:32 PM9:52:14+2:1512:36 PM (29.2°)94.318
Aug 57:39 AM5:33 PM9:54:32+2:1712:36 PM (29.5°)94.305
Aug 67:37 AM5:34 PM9:56:51+2:1912:35 PM (29.7°)94.291
* 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

11:52 AM

Altitude

25.1°

Heading

61° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

14.2%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 319:23 AM9:41 PM-3:28 PM(45.3°)250,45515.2%
Aug 19:50 AM10:39 PM-4:11 PM(49.2°)248,57723.0%
Aug 210:18 AM11:39 PM-4:55 PM(53.1°)246,09032.0%
Aug 310:49 AM--5:41 PM(56.7°)243,02741.9%
Aug 4-12:41 AM11:23 AM6:30 PM(59.9°)239,48252.6%
Aug 5-1:43 AM12:03 PM7:22 PM(62.4°)235,61863.5%
Aug 6-2:46 AM12:49 PM8:17 PM(63.9°)231,68074.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Christchurch time.

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