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

Moon: 7.2%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Aug 6, 2021 at 3:58:30 am
Sunrise Today: 5:55 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 6:34 pm 287° West
Moonrise Today: 3:41 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:59 pm 296° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 39 minutes (-34s)
Location of ChennaiLocation

Today's Sun Position in Chennai

Time:3:58 am
Altitude:-27.2°
Direction:63° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 38m 51s (Aug 6, 2021)

34 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 5, 2021)

1 hour, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

14 minutes, 57 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:40 am
Astro. Twilight4:40 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 5:55 am
Daylight5:55 am – 6:34 pm
Civil Twilight6:34 pm – 6:56 pm
Nautical Twilight6:56 pm – 7:22 pm
Astro. Twilight7:22 pm – 7:49 pm
Night7:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 65:55 am6:34 pm12:38:51−0:3412:14 pm (86.5°)94.286
Aug 75:55 am6:33 pm12:38:16−0:3412:14 pm (86.7°)94.272
Aug 85:55 am6:33 pm12:37:41−0:3512:14 pm (87.0°)94.258
Aug 95:55 am6:32 pm12:37:05−0:3512:14 pm (87.3°)94.243
Aug 105:55 am6:32 pm12:36:29−0:3612:14 pm (87.6°)94.228
Aug 115:56 am6:31 pm12:35:53−0:3612:14 pm (87.9°)94.212
Aug 125:56 am6:31 pm12:35:16−0:3612:13 pm (88.2°)94.196
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 63:41 am4:59 pm-10:20 am(77.4°)246,4805.9%
Aug 74:35 am5:50 pm-11:13 am(78.7°)244,1412.0%
Aug 85:30 am6:38 pm-12:05 pm(81.5°)241,6910.3%
Aug 96:25 am7:24 pm-12:56 pm(85.5°)239,2890.8%
Aug 107:20 am8:07 pm-1:45 pm(89.5°)237,0563.8%
Aug 118:13 am8:49 pm-2:33 pm(83.8°)235,0719.1%
Aug 129:06 am9:31 pm-3:20 pm(77.6°)233,36816.7%
* 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, Fri, Aug 6, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:17 amFri 6:56 pmFri 12:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 8:19 amFri 8:34 pmFri 2:27 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 7:24 amFri 7:48 pmFri 1:36 pmDifficult to see
JupiterThu 7:27 pmFri 7:06 amFri 1:16 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 6:13 pmSat 5:40 amFri 11:56 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 11:42 pmFri 12:15 pmFri 5:59 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 8:47 pmFri 8:43 amFri 2:45 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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