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Moon: 93.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 4, 2015 at 7:32:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:03 AM 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:05 PM 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:41 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 9:06 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 1 minute (+46s)

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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

7:32 PM

Altitude

-26.0°

Heading

278° W

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 1m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: +46s

Winter: +5m

Summer: -6h 24m

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 – 6:20 AM
Astro. Twilight6:20 AM – 6:54 AM
Nautical Twilight6:54 AM – 7:31 AM
Civil Twilight7:31 AM – 8:03 AM
Daylight8:03 AM – 5:05 PM
Civil Twilight5:05 PM – 5:37 PM
Nautical Twilight5:37 PM – 6:13 PM
Astro. Twilight6:13 PM – 6:48 PM
Night6:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 48:03 AM5:05 PM9:01:28+0:4612:34 PM (23.6°)94.505
Jul 58:03 AM5:05 PM9:02:18+0:5012:34 PM (23.7°)94.506
Jul 68:03 AM5:06 PM9:03:11+0:5312:34 PM (23.8°)94.506
Jul 78:02 AM5:06 PM9:04:09+0:5712:34 PM (23.9°)94.507
Jul 88:02 AM5:07 PM9:05:10+1:0112:34 PM (24.0°)94.506
Jul 98:02 AM5:08 PM9:06:15+1:0412:35 PM (24.1°)94.506
Jul 108:01 AM5:09 PM9:07:23+1:0712:35 PM (24.2°)94.504
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

7:32 PM

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

110° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

93.5%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 4-9:06 AM7:41 PM1:53 AM(61.6°)229,66697.0%
Jul 5-9:48 AM8:52 PM2:49 AM(58.4°)228,52791.6%
Jul 6-10:26 AM10:04 PM3:44 AM(54.5°)228,10683.8%
Jul 7-11:01 AM11:15 PM4:37 AM(50.0°)228,33274.0%
Jul 8-11:35 AM-5:29 AM(45.3°)229,09362.9%
Jul 912:25 AM12:09 PM-6:21 AM(40.6°)230,26651.1%
Jul 101:34 AM12:45 PM-7:13 AM(36.4°)231,74339.4%
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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