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Christchurch, CAN, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 6.7%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 15, 2021 at 8:20:01 am
Sunrise Today: 7:02 am 77° East
Sunset Today: 5:56 pm 283° West
Moonrise Today: 9:42 am 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 7:30 pm 297° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 54 minutes (-2m 49s)
Location of ChristchurchLocation

Today's Sun Position in Christchurch

Time:8:20 am
Altitude:12.5°
Direction:63° NE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 53m 55s (Apr 15, 2021)

2 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Apr 14, 2021)

1 hour, 57 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

4 hours, 32 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Christchurch Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:26 am
Astro. Twilight5:26 am – 6:00 am
Nautical Twilight6:00 am – 6:33 am
Civil Twilight6:33 am – 7:02 am
Daylight7:02 am – 5:56 pm
Civil Twilight5:56 pm – 6:25 pm
Nautical Twilight6:25 pm – 6:58 pm
Astro. Twilight6:58 pm – 7:31 pm
Night7:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 157:02 am5:56 pm10:53:55−2:4912:29 pm (36.7°)93.257
Apr 167:03 am5:54 pm10:51:07−2:4812:29 pm (36.4°)93.283
Apr 177:04 am5:52 pm10:48:19−2:4712:29 pm (36.0°)93.308
Apr 187:05 am5:51 pm10:45:32−2:4612:28 pm (35.7°)93.334
Apr 197:06 am5:49 pm10:42:46−2:4512:28 pm (35.3°)93.359
Apr 207:08 am5:48 pm10:40:02−2:4412:28 pm (35.0°)93.384
Apr 217:09 am5:46 pm10:37:18−2:4312:28 pm (34.6°)93.409
* All times are local time for Christchurch. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Christchurch

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 159:42 am7:30 pm-2:39 pm(27.1°)252,3158.0%
Apr 1610:44 am8:02 pm-3:25 pm(23.8°)251,82014.0%
Apr 1711:45 am8:39 pm-4:14 pm(21.5°)250,68521.5%
Apr 1812:43 pm9:25 pm-5:04 pm(20.3°)248,85930.1%
Apr 191:35 pm10:18 pm-5:56 pm(20.3°)246,33639.8%
Apr 202:21 pm11:20 pm-6:48 pm(21.7°)243,17050.1%
Apr 213:01 pm--7:41 pm(24.5°)239,49260.7%
* All times are local time for Christchurch. 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 Christchurch This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Apr 15, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:36 amThu 5:50 pmThu 12:14 pmVery difficult to see
VenusThu 7:27 amThu 6:11 pmThu 12:50 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 12:13 pmThu 8:52 pmThu 4:33 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 1:54 amThu 3:45 pmThu 8:49 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 12:43 amThu 3:09 pmThu 7:56 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 8:19 amThu 6:31 pmThu 1:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 4:10 amThu 4:46 pmThu 10:28 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Christchurch.

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