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Moon: 36.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 26, 2015 at 12:21:36 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:21 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 9:02 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:55 PM 80° East


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 41 minutes (-2m 15s)

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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

12:21 PM

Altitude

60.2°

Heading

40° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 41m 42s

-2m 15s shorter

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 – 4:18 AM
Astro. Twilight4:18 AM – 5:06 AM
Nautical Twilight5:06 AM – 5:48 AM
Civil Twilight5:48 AM – 6:21 AM
Daylight6:21 AM – 9:02 PM
Civil Twilight9:02 PM – 9:35 PM
Nautical Twilight9:35 PM – 10:17 PM
Astro. Twilight10:17 PM – 11:04 PM
Night11:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 266:21 AM9:02 PM14:41:42−2:151:42 PM (65.3°)91.522
Jan 276:22 AM9:01 PM14:39:24−2:181:42 PM (65.1°)91.532
Jan 286:23 AM9:00 PM14:37:04−2:201:42 PM (64.8°)91.542
Jan 296:25 AM8:59 PM14:34:41−2:221:43 PM (64.5°)91.552
Jan 306:26 AM8:58 PM14:32:16−2:241:43 PM (64.3°)91.564
Jan 316:28 AM8:57 PM14:29:49−2:261:43 PM (64.0°)91.575
Feb 16:29 AM8:56 PM14:27:20−2:291:43 PM (63.7°)91.587
* All times are in local Christchurch time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 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

12:21 PM

Altitude

-6.3°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

36.7%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 2612:55 PM--6:38 PM(37.2°)231,76639.5%
Jan 27-12:13 AM2:03 PM7:29 PM(33.5°)234,94750.9%
Jan 28-12:50 AM3:08 PM8:21 PM(30.5°)238,07661.9%
Jan 29-1:29 AM4:10 PM9:13 PM(28.4°)241,00272.0%
Jan 30-2:12 AM5:07 PM10:04 PM(27.3°)243,63780.9%
Jan 31-2:59 AM5:59 PM10:54 PM(27.1°)245,94288.3%
Feb 1-3:50 AM6:46 PM11:44 PM(27.9°)247,90594.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Christchurch time.

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