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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 26, 2017 at 7:39:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 6:23 pm 284° West


Moonrise Today: 5:39 am 83° East
Moonset Today: 6:22 pm 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 32 minutes (+38s)

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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

7:39 pm

Altitude

-18.5°

Heading

290° W

Position

Night

Day length

12h 32m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +38s

Winter: +1h 11m

Summer: -21m 6s

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 – 4:36 am
Astro. Twilight4:36 am – 5:02 am
Nautical Twilight5:02 am – 5:28 am
Civil Twilight5:28 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 6:23 pm
Civil Twilight6:23 pm – 6:45 pm
Nautical Twilight6:45 pm – 7:10 pm
Astro. Twilight7:10 pm – 7:36 pm
Night7:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 265:50 am6:23 pm12:32:41+0:3812:06 pm (89.5°)93.544
Apr 275:49 am6:23 pm12:33:20+0:3812:06 pm (89.2°)93.569
Apr 285:49 am6:23 pm12:33:58+0:3812:06 pm (88.9°)93.593
Apr 295:49 am6:23 pm12:34:36+0:3812:06 pm (88.5°)93.617
Apr 305:48 am6:23 pm12:35:14+0:3712:06 pm (88.2°)93.640
May 15:48 am6:24 pm12:35:51+0:3712:05 pm (87.9°)93.663
May 25:47 am6:24 pm12:36:28+0:3612:05 pm (87.6°)93.686
* 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

7:39 pm

Altitude

-18.3°

Heading

285° W

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 265:39 am6:22 pm-11:59 am(85.1°)224,3720.2%
Apr 276:31 am7:24 pm-12:56 pm(89.5°)223,3501.2%
Apr 287:26 am8:26 pm-1:55 pm(87.0°)223,5235.3%
Apr 298:24 am9:29 pm-2:56 pm(84.7°)224,81512.3%
Apr 309:23 am10:30 pm-3:56 pm(83.8°)227,02421.5%
May 110:23 am11:28 pm-4:55 pm(84.3°)229,87132.2%
May 211:21 am--5:52 pm(86.1°)233,06243.5%
* 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, Wed, Apr 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:13 amThu 5:33 pmThu 11:23 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:39 amThu 3:45 pmThu 9:42 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 7:32 amWed 8:18 pmWed 1:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterWed 4:53 pmThu 4:47 amWed 10:50 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 9:57 pmThu 9:17 amThu 3:37 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 5:11 amThu 5:31 pmThu 11:21 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:53 amThu 2:43 pmThu 8:48 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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