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Moon: 19.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 4:32:29 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:52 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 6:29 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 3:09 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 2:34 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 36 minutes (+1m 7s)

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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

4:32 PM

Altitude

25.3°

Heading

292° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 36m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 7s

Winter: +46m 23s

Summer: -1h 48m

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 – 5:38 AM
Astro. Twilight5:38 AM – 6:04 AM
Nautical Twilight6:04 AM – 6:30 AM
Civil Twilight6:30 AM – 6:52 AM
Daylight6:52 AM – 6:29 PM
Civil Twilight6:29 PM – 6:51 PM
Nautical Twilight6:51 PM – 7:17 PM
Astro. Twilight7:17 PM – 7:43 PM
Night7:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 276:52 AM6:29 PM11:36:47+1:0712:40 PM (59.1°)93.899
Aug 286:51 AM6:29 PM11:37:55+1:0712:40 PM (59.5°)93.878
Aug 296:50 AM6:29 PM11:39:02+1:0712:40 PM (59.8°)93.857
Aug 306:49 AM6:30 PM11:40:11+1:0812:39 PM (60.2°)93.836
Aug 316:49 AM6:30 PM11:41:19+1:0812:39 PM (60.6°)93.814
Sep 16:48 AM6:30 PM11:42:28+1:0812:39 PM (60.9°)93.791
Sep 26:47 AM6:30 PM11:43:37+1:0912:38 PM (61.3°)93.769
* All times are local time for Rarotonga. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 196:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2012:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 224:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2112:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:32 PM

Altitude

-26.4°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

19.3%

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 273:09 AM2:34 PM-8:51 AM(49.8°)234,63522.2%
Aug 284:03 AM3:30 PM-9:46 AM(50.7°)236,60313.5%
Aug 294:53 AM4:27 PM-10:39 AM(52.7°)238,7016.8%
Aug 305:40 AM5:22 PM-11:30 AM(55.5°)240,9012.4%
Aug 316:23 AM6:16 PM-12:18 PM(58.9°)243,1550.2%
Sep 17:04 AM7:08 PM-1:05 PM(62.8°)245,3840.4%
Sep 27:43 AM7:59 PM-1:49 PM(66.8°)247,4762.6%
* All times are local time for Rarotonga. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Rarotonga This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:56 AMSat 8:08 PMSat 2:02 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:06 AMSat 8:05 PMSat 2:05 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 12:08 PMSun 1:35 AMSat 6:51 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 8:06 AMSat 8:03 PMSat 2:05 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 12:11 PMSun 1:21 AMSat 6:46 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 9:53 PMSun 9:28 AMSun 3:41 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:47 PMSun 7:16 AMSun 1:01 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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