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Moon: 21.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 2:26:30 am


Sunrise Today: 7:28 am 125° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:51 pm 235° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:04 am 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:00 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 22 minutes (-1m 35s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nelson

The Sun's altitude in Nelson 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

2:26 am

Altitude

-47.5°

Heading

66° E

Phase

Night

Day length

8h 22m 20s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 35s

Winter: +13m 14s

Summer: -7h 54m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nelson Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Nelson 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 – 5:32 am
Astro. Twilight5:32 am – 6:11 am
Nautical Twilight6:11 am – 6:51 am
Civil Twilight6:51 am – 7:28 am
Daylight7:28 am – 3:51 pm
Civil Twilight3:51 pm – 4:28 pm
Nautical Twilight4:28 pm – 5:08 pm
Astro. Twilight5:08 pm – 5:47 pm
Night5:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 47:28 am3:51 pm8:22:20−1:3511:40 am (18.2°)91.606
Dec 57:30 am3:50 pm8:20:50−1:3011:40 am (18.1°)91.593
Dec 67:31 am3:50 pm8:19:24−1:2511:41 am (17.9°)91.579
Dec 77:32 am3:50 pm8:18:04−1:2011:41 am (17.8°)91.566
Dec 87:33 am3:50 pm8:16:49−1:1411:41 am (17.7°)91.554
Dec 97:34 am3:50 pm8:15:39−1:0911:42 am (17.6°)91.542
Dec 107:35 am3:50 pm8:14:35−1:0411:42 am (17.6°)91.530
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 199:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 203:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 227:21 am
December SolsticeDec 212:44 am
* All times are local Nelson time.

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Today's Moon in Nelson

The Moon's path in Nelson 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 2016 Moon Phases

2:26 am

Altitude

-54.5°

Heading

333° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.4%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 411:04 am9:00 pm-3:59 pm(25.1°)242,80626.2%
Dec 511:37 am10:07 pm-4:48 pm(28.3°)239,83736.1%
Dec 612:07 pm11:16 pm-5:37 pm(32.1°)236,57546.8%
Dec 712:35 pm--6:26 pm(36.5°)233,16458.0%
Dec 8-12:27 am1:04 pm7:17 pm(41.2°)229,81769.2%
Dec 9-1:42 am1:33 pm8:09 pm(46.0°)226,81079.6%
Dec 10-2:58 am2:05 pm9:04 pm(50.5°)224,45188.5%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Nelson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:18 amSun 4:52 pmSun 1:05 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 10:46 amSun 6:55 pmSun 2:50 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:37 amSun 9:04 pmSun 4:20 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 2:24 amSun 1:35 pmSun 8:00 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 7:49 amSun 4:15 pmSun 12:02 pmNot visible
UranusSun 1:31 pmMon 2:48 amSun 8:09 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 12:16 pmSun 10:57 pmSun 5:37 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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