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Moon: 4.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 6:47:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:21 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:12 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:31 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 5:36 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 51 minutes (+3m 8s)

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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 the box on the right. 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

12.2°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 51m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 8s

Winter: +6h 41m

Summer: -1h 26m

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 – 3:00 AM
Astro. Twilight3:00 AM – 3:57 AM
Nautical Twilight3:57 AM – 4:44 AM
Civil Twilight4:44 AM – 5:21 AM
Daylight5:21 AM – 8:12 PM
Civil Twilight8:12 PM – 8:49 PM
Nautical Twilight8:49 PM – 9:36 PM
Astro. Twilight9:36 PM – 10:34 PM
Night10:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 45:21 AM8:12 PM14:51:03+3:0812:46 PM (56.8°)93.754
May 55:19 AM8:13 PM14:54:10+3:0712:46 PM (57.1°)93.777
May 65:18 AM8:15 PM14:57:15+3:0512:46 PM (57.3°)93.800
May 75:16 AM8:16 PM15:00:18+3:0212:46 PM (57.6°)93.822
May 85:14 AM8:18 PM15:03:19+3:0012:46 PM (57.9°)93.843
May 95:13 AM8:19 PM15:06:18+2:5812:46 PM (58.1°)93.865
May 105:11 AM8:21 PM15:09:14+2:5612:46 PM (58.4°)93.886
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

6:47 PM

Altitude

-11.4°

Heading

292° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.7%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 44:31 AM5:36 PM-10:57 AM(43.9°)223,5186.5%
May 55:03 AM6:56 PM-11:53 AM(48.6°)222,4331.7%
May 65:40 AM8:15 PM-12:52 PM(52.7°)222,5960.1%
May 76:21 AM9:30 PM-1:51 PM(55.9°)224,0241.9%
May 87:08 AM10:39 PM-2:51 PM(57.8°)226,5716.7%
May 98:01 AM11:39 PM-3:50 PM(58.5°)229,95813.9%
May 109:00 AM--4:47 PM(57.8°)233,83723.0%
* All times are local time for Nelson. 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 Nelson This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 5:33 AMWed 8:53 PMWed 1:14 PM
VenusWed 5:10 AMWed 7:17 PMWed 12:13 PM
MarsWed 10:03 PMThu 6:27 AMThu 2:15 AM
JupiterWed 2:16 PMThu 3:35 AMWed 8:56 PM
SaturnWed 10:33 PMThu 7:08 AMThu 2:51 AM
UranusThu 4:35 AMThu 5:55 PMThu 11:15 AM
NeptuneThu 3:22 AMThu 2:12 PMThu 8:47 AM
PlutoThu 12:51 AMThu 9:26 AMThu 5:09 AM
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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