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

Moon: 81.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 23, 2019 at 8:52:27 am


Sunrise Today: 5:42 am 69° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 pm 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:33 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:24 am 247° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 47 minutes (+25s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chennai

Time:8:52 am
Altitude:43.4°
Direction:74° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 47m 16s (May 23, 2019)

25 seconds longer than yesterday (May 22, 2019)

1 hour, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

6 minutes, 31 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chennai Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:24 am
Astro. Twilight4:24 am – 4:52 am
Nautical Twilight4:52 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:42 am
Daylight5:42 am – 6:29 pm
Civil Twilight6:29 pm – 6:52 pm
Nautical Twilight6:52 pm – 7:19 pm
Astro. Twilight7:19 pm – 7:46 pm
Night7:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 235:42 am6:29 pm12:47:16+0:2512:05 pm (82.6°)94.108
May 245:41 am6:29 pm12:47:41+0:2512:05 pm (82.4°)94.126
May 255:41 am6:29 pm12:48:05+0:2412:05 pm (82.2°)94.144
May 265:41 am6:30 pm12:48:29+0:2312:05 pm (82.0°)94.161
May 275:41 am6:30 pm12:48:52+0:2212:05 pm (81.8°)94.179
May 285:41 am6:30 pm12:49:14+0:2212:06 pm (81.7°)94.195
May 295:41 am6:31 pm12:49:35+0:2112:06 pm (81.5°)94.212
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 23-9:24 am10:33 pm3:34 am(54.3°)246,27283.3%
May 24-10:15 am11:20 pm4:24 am(55.6°)248,52475.1%
May 25-11:05 am-5:12 am(57.9°)250,14566.0%
May 2612:03 am11:54 am-5:57 am(61.0°)251,00256.5%
May 2712:43 am12:41 pm-6:41 am(64.8°)251,02346.7%
May 281:22 am1:28 pm-7:24 am(69.1°)250,20537.1%
May 292:00 am2:14 pm-8:06 am(73.7°)248,61027.8%
* 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, Thu, May 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:49 amThu 6:39 pmThu 12:14 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:22 amThu 4:52 pmThu 10:37 amFairly good visibility
MarsThu 8:00 amThu 8:53 pmThu 2:26 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 7:48 pmFri 7:07 amFri 1:28 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 9:54 pmThu 9:15 amThu 3:34 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:02 amThu 4:28 pmThu 10:15 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 1:30 amThu 1:22 pmThu 7:26 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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