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Moon: 7.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 21, 2014 at 1:13:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 90° East
Sunset Today: 6:35 PM 270° West


Moonrise Today: 4:51 AM 81° East
Moonset Today: 4:49 PM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 5 minutes (+1m 12s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

The Sun's altitude in Rarotonga 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

1:13 AM

Altitude

-67.0°

Heading

152° SE

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 5m 32s

+1m 12s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Rarotonga today

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Day, night and twilight times in Rarotonga 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 – 5:16 AM
Astro. Twilight5:16 AM – 5:41 AM
Nautical Twilight5:41 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 6:35 PM
Civil Twilight6:35 PM – 6:57 PM
Nautical Twilight6:57 PM – 7:23 PM
Astro. Twilight7:23 PM – 7:49 PM
Night7:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 216:29 AM6:35 PM12:05:32+1:1212:32 PM (68.3°)93.322
Sep 226:28 AM6:35 PM12:06:45+1:1212:32 PM (68.7°)93.296
Sep 236:28 AM6:35 PM12:07:57+1:1212:31 PM (69.1°)93.270
Sep 246:27 AM6:36 PM12:09:10+1:1212:31 PM (69.5°)93.244
Sep 256:26 AM6:36 PM12:10:23+1:1212:31 PM (69.9°)93.218
Sep 266:25 AM6:36 PM12:11:36+1:1212:30 PM (70.3°)93.191
Sep 276:24 AM6:37 PM12:12:49+1:1212:30 PM (70.7°)93.165
* All times are in local Rarotonga time.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 4:29 PM in Rarotonga.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2112:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 224:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 211:03 PM
* All times are local Rarotonga time.

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Today's moon in Rarotonga

The Moon's path in Rarotonga 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 2014 Moon Phases

1:13 AM

Altitude

-49.4°

Heading

102° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

7.2%

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 214:51 AM4:49 PM-10:49 AM(60.8°)251,7685.3%
Sep 225:28 AM5:38 PM-11:31 AM(64.6°)250,8431.8%
Sep 236:05 AM6:28 PM-12:15 PM(68.5°)249,5260.1%
Sep 246:42 AM7:18 PM-12:58 PM(72.5°)247,9020.5%
Sep 257:20 AM8:09 PM-1:43 PM(76.3°)246,0332.9%
Sep 268:01 AM9:02 PM-2:30 PM(79.7°)243,9567.4%
Sep 278:44 AM9:56 PM-3:19 PM(82.6°)241,69213.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Rarotonga time.

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