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Chennai, India — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 26.6%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 15, 2020 at 6:13:05 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:39 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:12 am 78° East
Moonset Today: 1:59 pm 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 49 minutes (-21s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chennai

Time:6:13 pm
Altitude:5.3°
Direction:291° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 49m 15s (Jul 15, 2020)

21 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 14, 2020)

1 hour, 27 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

4 minutes, 33 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:32 am
Astro. Twilight4:32 am – 5:00 am
Nautical Twilight5:00 am – 5:27 am
Civil Twilight5:27 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 6:39 pm
Civil Twilight6:39 pm – 7:02 pm
Nautical Twilight7:02 pm – 7:29 pm
Astro. Twilight7:29 pm – 7:57 pm
Night7:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 155:50 am6:39 pm12:49:15−0:2112:14 pm (81.6°)94.487
Jul 165:50 am6:39 pm12:48:53−0:2112:14 pm (81.8°)94.483
Jul 175:50 am6:39 pm12:48:30−0:2212:15 pm (82.0°)94.478
Jul 185:51 am6:39 pm12:48:07−0:2312:15 pm (82.2°)94.473
Jul 195:51 am6:39 pm12:47:42−0:2412:15 pm (82.3°)94.467
Jul 205:51 am6:38 pm12:47:18−0:2412:15 pm (82.5°)94.460
Jul 215:51 am6:38 pm12:46:52−0:2512:15 pm (82.7°)94.453
* All times are local time for Chennai. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Chennai

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 151:12 am1:59 pm-7:34 am(89.8°)249,13730.5%
Jul 161:52 am2:49 pm-8:19 am(85.7°)247,03821.7%
Jul 172:36 am3:41 pm-9:08 am(82.4°)244,40713.8%
Jul 183:24 am4:36 pm-9:59 am(80.0°)241,4547.3%
Jul 194:17 am5:33 pm-10:54 am(78.9°)238,4212.7%
Jul 205:13 am6:29 pm-11:51 am(79.3°)235,5500.3%
Jul 216:12 am7:23 pm-12:49 pm(81.2°)233,0570.5%
* All times are local time for Chennai. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Chennai This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 15, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:36 amThu 5:17 pmThu 10:56 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 2:58 amThu 3:36 pmThu 9:17 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:12 pmThu 11:17 amThu 5:15 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 6:28 pmThu 5:48 amThu 12:08 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 6:55 pmThu 6:18 amThu 12:37 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 12:48 amThu 1:18 pmThu 7:03 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 10:02 pmThu 9:57 amThu 3:59 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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