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Moon: 48.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 26, 2015 at 2:17:13 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:47 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:15 PM 81° East


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 19 minutes (-1m 38s)

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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

2:17 AM

Altitude

-57.8°

Heading

126° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 19m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 38s

Winter: +22m 41s

Summer: -6h 6m

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 – 6:40 AM
Nautical Twilight6:40 AM – 7:15 AM
Civil Twilight7:15 AM – 7:47 AM
Daylight7:47 AM – 5:06 PM
Civil Twilight5:06 PM – 5:38 PM
Nautical Twilight5:38 PM – 6:13 PM
Astro. Twilight6:13 PM – 6:47 PM
Night6:47 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 267:47 AM5:06 PM9:19:08−1:3812:26 PM (25.5°)94.156
May 277:48 AM5:05 PM9:17:32−1:3512:27 PM (25.3°)94.172
May 287:49 AM5:05 PM9:15:59−1:3212:27 PM (25.1°)94.188
May 297:49 AM5:04 PM9:14:29−1:2912:27 PM (25.0°)94.203
May 307:50 AM5:03 PM9:13:03−1:2612:27 PM (24.8°)94.218
May 317:51 AM5:03 PM9:11:39−1:2312:27 PM (24.7°)94.233
Jun 17:52 AM5:02 PM9:10:19−1:2012:27 PM (24.5°)94.248
* 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

2:17 AM

Altitude

-25.0°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.9%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 261:15 PM--7:01 PM(40.5°)251,02855.5%
May 27-12:54 AM1:43 PM7:44 PM(44.4°)251,12465.1%
May 28-1:52 AM2:11 PM8:26 PM(48.2°)250,41774.0%
May 29-2:50 AM2:39 PM9:10 PM(52.1°)249,00082.2%
May 30-3:48 AM3:09 PM9:54 PM(55.7°)247,01389.2%
May 31-4:48 AM3:41 PM10:41 PM(59.0°)244,63494.6%
Jun 1-5:48 AM4:17 PM11:30 PM(61.7°)242,05598.3%
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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