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Moon: 0.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 11:04:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:58 AM 128° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:50 PM 232° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:50 AM 121° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:50 PM 239° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 51 minutes (-6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Canterbury

The Sun's altitude in Canterbury 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

11:04 AM

Altitude

14.6°

Heading

169° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
7h 51m 59s

-6s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Canterbury today

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Day, night and twilight times in Canterbury 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 – 5:54 AM
Astro. Twilight5:54 AM – 6:35 AM
Nautical Twilight6:35 AM – 7:18 AM
Civil Twilight7:18 AM – 7:58 AM
Daylight7:58 AM – 3:50 PM
Civil Twilight3:50 PM – 4:30 PM
Nautical Twilight4:30 PM – 5:13 PM
Astro. Twilight5:13 PM – 5:53 PM
Night5:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:58 AM3:50 PM7:51:59−0:0611:54 AM (15.3°)91.455
Dec 227:58 AM3:50 PM7:51:59< 1s11:54 AM (15.3°)91.449
Dec 237:59 AM3:51 PM7:52:06+0:0711:55 AM (15.4°)91.443
Dec 247:59 AM3:51 PM7:52:19+0:1211:55 AM (15.4°)91.438
Dec 257:59 AM3:52 PM7:52:39+0:1911:56 AM (15.4°)91.433
Dec 268:00 AM3:53 PM7:53:05+0:2611:56 AM (15.4°)91.428
Dec 278:00 AM3:54 PM7:53:37+0:3211:57 AM (15.5°)91.424
* All times are in local Canterbury time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:03 PM in Canterbury. This day is 8 hours, 44 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 PM
* All times are local Canterbury time.

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Today's moon in Canterbury

The Moon's path in Canterbury 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

11:04 AM

Altitude

19.2°

Heading

176° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

0.6%

Moon in Canterbury - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 216:50 AM3:50 PM-11:21 AM(19.2°)230,9330.6%
Dec 227:48 AM4:52 PM-12:19 PM(19.4°)228,6530.5%
Dec 238:39 AM6:02 PM-1:18 PM(21.0°)227,2203.2%
Dec 249:22 AM7:18 PM-2:16 PM(23.8°)226,6948.9%
Dec 259:59 AM8:35 PM-3:12 PM(27.5°)227,02117.0%
Dec 2610:30 AM9:53 PM-4:06 PM(31.8°)228,06327.0%
Dec 2710:59 AM11:10 PM-4:59 PM(36.4°)229,63638.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Canterbury time.

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