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

Moon: 93.2%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 26, 2021 at 12:09:14 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:35 am 109° East
Sunset Today: 6:07 pm 251° West
Moonrise Today: 3:56 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:20 am 295° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 31 minutes (+30s)
Location of ChennaiLocation

Today's Sun Position in Chennai

Time:12:09 pm
Altitude:58.1°
Direction:175° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 31m 23s (Jan 26, 2021)

30 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 25, 2021)

9 minutes, 54 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 22 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:47 am
Nautical Twilight5:47 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:35 am
Daylight6:35 am – 6:07 pm
Civil Twilight6:07 pm – 6:29 pm
Nautical Twilight6:29 pm – 6:55 pm
Astro. Twilight6:55 pm – 7:20 pm
Night7:20 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 266:35 am6:07 pm11:31:23+0:3012:21 pm (58.3°)91.521
Jan 276:35 am6:07 pm11:31:54+0:3012:21 pm (58.5°)91.532
Jan 286:35 am6:08 pm11:32:25+0:3112:21 pm (58.8°)91.543
Jan 296:35 am6:08 pm11:32:57+0:3212:21 pm (59.1°)91.554
Jan 306:35 am6:08 pm11:33:30+0:3212:22 pm (59.3°)91.567
Jan 316:35 am6:09 pm11:34:03+0:3312:22 pm (59.6°)91.579
Feb 16:35 am6:09 pm11:34:37+0:3312:22 pm (59.9°)91.593
* 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
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 26-4:20 am3:56 pm10:35 pm(78.0°)242,54795.2%
Jan 27-5:14 am4:52 pm11:30 pm(78.8°)239,75198.7%
Jan 28-6:08 am5:49 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 29-6:59 am6:47 pm12:25 am(81.1°)237,10199.9%
Jan 30-7:48 am7:44 pm1:19 am(84.8°)234,77298.6%
Jan 31-8:35 am8:40 pm2:11 am(89.6°)232,88394.7%
Feb 1-9:19 am9:35 pm3:01 am(84.7°)231,48488.4%
* 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, Tue, Jan 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:43 amTue 7:23 pmTue 1:33 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:40 amTue 5:02 pmTue 11:21 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 11:55 amWed 12:29 amTue 6:12 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 6:46 amTue 6:14 pmTue 12:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 6:31 amTue 5:56 pmTue 12:13 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
UranusTue 11:49 amWed 12:17 amTue 6:03 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:10 amTue 9:03 pmTue 3:06 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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