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Moon: 5.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 6:48:29 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:45 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:33 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 4:14 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 5:47 PM 280° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 47 minutes (-3m 38s)

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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

6:48 AM

Altitude

0.2°

Heading

93° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 47m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 38s

Winter: +3h 38m

Summer: -4h 29m

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 – 4:58 AM
Astro. Twilight4:58 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:14 AM
Civil Twilight6:14 AM – 6:45 AM
Daylight6:45 AM – 6:33 PM
Civil Twilight6:33 PM – 7:05 PM
Nautical Twilight7:05 PM – 7:42 PM
Astro. Twilight7:42 PM – 8:20 PM
Night8:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 286:45 AM6:33 PM11:47:23−3:3812:40 PM (38.1°)93.123
Sep 296:47 AM6:31 PM11:43:44−3:3812:39 PM (37.7°)93.096
Sep 306:48 AM6:29 PM11:40:06−3:3812:39 PM (37.3°)93.070
Oct 16:50 AM6:26 PM11:36:28−3:3812:39 PM (36.9°)93.043
Oct 26:51 AM6:24 PM11:32:49−3:3812:38 PM (36.6°)93.016
Oct 36:53 AM6:22 PM11:29:12−3:3712:38 PM (36.2°)92.989
Oct 46:54 AM6:20 PM11:25:34−3:3712:38 PM (35.8°)92.962
* 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

6:48 AM

Altitude

23.1°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.7%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 284:14 AM5:47 PM-11:06 AM(47.3°)245,6104.9%
Sep 295:18 AM6:13 PM-11:51 AM(43.4°)247,5511.4%
Sep 306:21 AM6:38 PM-12:34 PM(39.4°)249,2450.1%
Oct 17:24 AM7:02 PM-1:18 PM(35.4°)250,6430.7%
Oct 28:26 AM7:28 PM-2:01 PM(31.7°)251,6753.3%
Oct 39:27 AM7:55 PM-2:44 PM(28.4°)252,2517.7%
Oct 410:27 AM8:26 PM-3:29 PM(25.5°)252,27013.6%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:05 AMWed 6:06 PMWed 11:36 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:35 AMWed 7:30 PMWed 2:33 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:35 PMWed 10:08 PMWed 6:21 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 6:34 AMWed 6:34 PMWed 12:34 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 12:39 PMWed 9:15 PMWed 4:57 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:03 PMWed 8:28 AMWed 1:46 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:41 PMThu 4:24 AMWed 11:03 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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