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Moon: 18.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 22, 2017 at 9:29:23 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:58 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 8:26 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 2:21 am 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:20 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (-2m 55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Christchurch

The Sun's altitude in Christchurch 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

9:29 pm

Altitude

-11.5°

Heading

244° SW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 28m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 55s

Winter: +4h 31m

Summer: -1h 57m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Christchurch Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Christchurch 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 – 5:13 am
Astro. Twilight5:13 am – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:58 am
Daylight6:58 am – 8:26 pm
Civil Twilight8:26 pm – 8:56 pm
Nautical Twilight8:56 pm – 9:32 pm
Astro. Twilight9:32 pm – 10:10 pm
Night10:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 226:58 am8:26 pm13:28:06−2:551:42 pm (56.7°)91.954
Feb 236:59 am8:24 pm13:25:10−2:561:42 pm (56.3°)91.975
Feb 247:01 am8:23 pm13:22:13−2:561:42 pm (55.9°)91.996
Feb 257:02 am8:21 pm13:19:16−2:571:42 pm (55.6°)92.018
Feb 267:03 am8:20 pm13:16:18−2:571:42 pm (55.2°)92.039
Feb 277:05 am8:18 pm13:13:20−2:581:42 pm (54.8°)92.061
Feb 287:06 am8:16 pm13:10:22−2:581:42 pm (54.5°)92.083
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 214:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 238:02 am
December SolsticeDec 225:28 am
* All times are local Christchurch time.

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Today's Moon in Christchurch

The Moon's path in Christchurch 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

9:29 pm

Altitude

-27.7°

Heading

192° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

18.7%

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 222:21 am5:20 pm-9:50 am(64.9°)247,81722.6%
Feb 233:11 am6:07 pm-10:40 am(64.5°)245,31214.6%
Feb 244:07 am6:49 pm-11:31 am(63.0°)242,4408.0%
Feb 255:07 am7:29 pm-12:21 pm(60.5°)239,4433.2%
Feb 266:11 am8:05 pm-1:12 pm(57.2°)236,5640.5%
Feb 277:18 am8:39 pm-2:03 pm(53.1°)234,0190.2%
Feb 288:26 am9:12 pm-2:54 pm(48.6°)231,9692.7%
* All times are local time for Christchurch. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Christchurch This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Feb 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:03 amThu 8:12 pmThu 1:08 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 10:24 amThu 9:16 pmThu 3:50 pmAverage visiblity
MarsWed 10:52 amWed 10:03 pmWed 4:28 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 10:14 pmThu 11:15 amThu 4:44 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:28 amThu 4:35 pmThu 9:02 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 11:10 amWed 10:13 pmWed 4:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:36 amThu 8:42 pmThu 2:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Christchurch.

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