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

Moon: 74.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Aug 7, 2022 at 9:57:28 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:55 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 6:33 pm 287° West
Moonrise Today: 1:58 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:42 am 248° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 38 minutes (-34s)
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Today's Sun Position in Chennai

Time:9:57 pm
Altitude:-45.1°
Direction:310° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 38m 24s (Aug 7, 2022)

34 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 6, 2022)

1 hour, 16 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

15 minutes, 23 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:40 am
Astro. Twilight4:40 am – 5:07 am
Nautical Twilight5:07 am – 5:33 am
Civil Twilight5:33 am – 5:55 am
Daylight5:55 am – 6:33 pm
Civil Twilight6:33 pm – 6:56 pm
Nautical Twilight6:56 pm – 7:22 pm
Astro. Twilight7:22 pm – 7:48 pm
Night7:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 75:55 am6:33 pm12:38:24−0:3412:14 pm (86.7°)94.273
Aug 85:55 am6:33 pm12:37:49−0:3512:14 pm (87.0°)94.259
Aug 95:55 am6:33 pm12:37:13−0:3512:14 pm (87.2°)94.244
Aug 105:55 am6:32 pm12:36:37−0:3512:14 pm (87.5°)94.228
Aug 115:56 am6:32 pm12:36:01−0:3612:14 pm (87.8°)94.213
Aug 125:56 am6:31 pm12:35:24−0:3612:13 pm (88.1°)94.197
Aug 135:56 am6:31 pm12:34:47−0:3712:13 pm (88.4°)94.182
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 7-12:42 am1:58 pm7:48 pm(51.9°)228,09173.4%
Aug 8-1:37 am3:03 pm8:51 pm(49.6°)225,71683.4%
Aug 9-2:38 am4:09 pm9:56 pm(49.4°)224,13791.6%
Aug 10-3:44 am5:13 pm11:02 pm(51.4°)223,58797.2%
Aug 11-4:52 am6:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 12-5:57 am7:05 pm12:04 am(55.2°)224,19299.7%
Aug 13-6:59 am7:52 pm1:01 am(60.6°)225,93299.0%
* 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, Sun, Aug 7, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:23 amMon 7:47 pmMon 1:36 pmAverage visibility
VenusMon 4:29 amMon 5:16 pmMon 10:52 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 12:06 amMon 12:43 pmMon 6:25 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 9:29 pmTue 9:36 amTue 3:32 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 6:53 pmTue 6:27 amTue 12:40 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:50 pmMon 12:26 pmMon 6:08 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 8:44 pmTue 8:41 amTue 2:43 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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