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Moon: 99.7%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Sep 25, 2018 at 6:47:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:58 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:03 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 6:27 pm 91° East
Moonset Today: 5:59 am 266° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (-43s)

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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

6:47 pm

Altitude

-11.5°

Heading

272° W

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 5m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: -43s

Winter: +43m 33s

Summer: -48m 45s

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 – 4:47 am
Astro. Twilight4:47 am – 5:12 am
Nautical Twilight5:12 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 5:58 am
Daylight5:58 am – 6:03 pm
Civil Twilight6:03 pm – 6:24 pm
Nautical Twilight6:24 pm – 6:48 pm
Astro. Twilight6:48 pm – 7:13 pm
Night7:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chennai - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 255:58 am6:03 pm12:05:03−0:4312:00 pm (76.1°)93.227
Sep 265:58 am6:02 pm12:04:19−0:4312:00 pm (75.7°)93.201
Sep 275:58 am6:01 pm12:03:36−0:4311:59 am (75.3°)93.174
Sep 285:58 am6:00 pm12:02:53−0:4311:59 am (74.9°)93.148
Sep 295:58 am6:00 pm12:02:10−0:4311:59 am (74.5°)93.122
Sep 305:58 am5:59 pm12:01:27−0:4311:58 am (74.1°)93.096
Oct 15:58 am5:58 pm12:00:44−0:4311:58 am (73.7°)93.070
* All times are local time for Chennai. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:45 pm
June SolsticeJun 213:37 pm
September EquinoxSep 237:24 am
December SolsticeDec 223:53 am
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:47 pm

Altitude

4.0°

Heading

92° E

Position

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.7%

Moon in Chennai - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 25-5:59 am6:27 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 26-6:48 am7:07 pm12:36 am(76.6°)243,72299.4%
Sep 27-7:38 am7:49 pm1:22 am(81.4°)241,57096.8%
Sep 28-8:30 am8:34 pm2:09 am(86.0°)239,42792.0%
Sep 29-9:24 am9:21 pm2:58 am(89.7°)237,33185.1%
Sep 30-10:20 am10:12 pm3:49 am(86.2°)235,30176.3%
Oct 1-11:18 am11:06 pm4:44 am(83.5°)233,36066.0%
* 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, Tue, Sep 25, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:16 amWed 6:18 pmWed 12:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 8:27 amTue 7:51 pmTue 2:09 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 2:41 pmWed 1:59 amTue 8:20 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 9:22 amTue 8:52 pmTue 3:07 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 12:24 pmTue 11:43 pmTue 6:04 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 7:37 pmWed 8:01 amWed 1:49 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 5:00 pmWed 4:50 amTue 10:55 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chennai.

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