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Moon: 10.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 19, 2017 at 5:16:26 am


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:27 pm 283° West


Moonrise Today: 3:16 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 4:23 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 30 minutes (-39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chennai

The Sun's altitude in Chennai today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

5:16 am

Altitude

-10.4°

Heading

74° E

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 30m 50s

Change since

Yesterday: -39s

Winter: +1h 9m

Summer: -22m 57s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Chennai 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 – 4:43 am
Astro. Twilight4:43 am – 5:09 am
Nautical Twilight5:09 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 6:27 pm
Civil Twilight6:27 pm – 6:49 pm
Nautical Twilight6:49 pm – 7:15 pm
Astro. Twilight7:15 pm – 7:41 pm
Night7:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 195:57 am6:27 pm12:30:50−0:3912:12 pm (89.6°)94.074
Aug 205:57 am6:27 pm12:30:11−0:3912:12 pm (89.3°)94.056
Aug 215:57 am6:26 pm12:29:31−0:3912:12 pm (88.9°)94.038
Aug 225:57 am6:26 pm12:28:51−0:3912:11 pm (88.6°)94.019
Aug 235:57 am6:25 pm12:28:11−0:4012:11 pm (88.3°)93.999
Aug 245:57 am6:24 pm12:27:31−0:4012:11 pm (87.9°)93.979
Aug 255:57 am6:24 pm12:26:50−0:4012:10 pm (87.6°)93.959
* All times are local time for Chennai. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:59 pm
June SolsticeJun 219:54 am
September EquinoxSep 231:32 am
December SolsticeDec 219:58 pm
* All times are local Chennai time.

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Today's Moon in Chennai

The Moon's path in Chennai 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 2017 Moon Phases

5:16 am

Altitude

26.0°

Heading

75° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.2%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 193:16 am4:23 pm-9:50 am(84.1°)227,6338.9%
Aug 204:17 am5:19 pm-10:49 am(86.0°)228,4883.2%
Aug 215:17 am6:11 pm-11:45 am(89.0°)230,1380.3%
Aug 226:15 am7:00 pm-12:39 pm(87.1°)232,5080.4%
Aug 237:11 am7:46 pm-1:30 pm(82.7°)235,4333.1%
Aug 248:04 am8:30 pm-2:18 pm(78.2°)238,6808.1%
Aug 258:56 am9:12 pm-3:05 pm(73.6°)241,98015.0%
* All times are local time for Chennai. 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, Sat, Aug 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:51 amSat 7:00 pmSat 12:56 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 3:27 amSat 4:14 pmSat 9:51 amGood visibility
MarsSat 5:27 amSat 6:02 pmSat 11:45 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 9:36 amSat 9:27 pmSat 3:31 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 1:58 pmSun 1:18 amSat 7:38 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 9:54 pmSat 10:16 amSat 4:05 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 7:24 pmSat 7:13 amSat 1:19 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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