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

Moon: 56.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2019 at 1:18:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:46 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:05 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:45 pm 109° East
Moonset Today: 1:20 pm 249° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 19 minutes (-1m 38s)

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Today's Sun Position in Christchurch

Time:1:18 pm
Altitude:24.4°
Direction:347° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 19m 2s (May 26, 2019)

1 minute, 38 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 25, 2019)

22 minutes, 39 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

6 hours, 6 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Christchurch Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:05 am
Astro. Twilight6:05 am – 6:39 am
Nautical Twilight6:39 am – 7:14 am
Civil Twilight7:14 am – 7:46 am
Daylight7:46 am – 5:05 pm
Civil Twilight5:05 pm – 5:37 pm
Nautical Twilight5:37 pm – 6:12 pm
Astro. Twilight6:12 pm – 6:47 pm
Night6:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Christchurch - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 267:46 am5:05 pm9:19:02−1:3812:26 pm (25.5°)94.157
May 277:47 am5:05 pm9:17:26−1:3512:26 pm (25.3°)94.174
May 287:48 am5:04 pm9:15:54−1:3212:26 pm (25.1°)94.191
May 297:49 am5:03 pm9:14:24−1:2912:26 pm (25.0°)94.207
May 307:50 am5:03 pm9:12:58−1:2612:26 pm (24.8°)94.223
May 317:51 am5:02 pm9:11:34−1:2312:27 pm (24.7°)94.239
Jun 17:51 am5:02 pm9:10:14−1:1912:27 pm (24.5°)94.254
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Christchurch - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-1:20 pm11:45 pm6:06 am(62.4°)250,86159.0%
May 27-1:48 pm-6:51 am(58.8°)251,09949.2%
May 2812:44 am2:13 pm-7:34 am(54.6°)250,49339.5%
May 291:45 am2:37 pm-8:16 am(50.1°)249,08730.1%
May 302:45 am3:01 pm-8:58 am(45.3°)246,99321.4%
May 313:48 am3:26 pm-9:42 am(40.4°)244,37813.6%
Jun 14:52 am3:54 pm-10:27 am(35.7°)241,4527.2%
* 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, Sun, May 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:19 amSun 5:18 pmSun 12:49 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 5:52 amSun 4:06 pmSun 10:59 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 10:22 amSun 7:05 pmSun 2:44 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 6:01 pmMon 9:11 amMon 1:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:09 pmMon 11:10 amMon 3:39 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:11 amSun 3:39 pmSun 10:25 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:13 amSun 1:59 pmSun 7:36 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Christchurch.

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