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Moon: 9.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 30, 2016 at 2:44:42 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:11 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 6:20 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 4:18 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 3:43 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 8 minutes (+50s)

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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

2:44 PM

Altitude

41.0°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 8m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +50s

Winter: +18m 20s

Summer: -2h 16m

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 – 5:54 AM
Astro. Twilight5:54 AM – 6:21 AM
Nautical Twilight6:21 AM – 6:48 AM
Civil Twilight6:48 AM – 7:11 AM
Daylight7:11 AM – 6:20 PM
Civil Twilight6:20 PM – 6:43 PM
Nautical Twilight6:43 PM – 7:10 PM
Astro. Twilight7:10 PM – 7:37 PM
Night7:37 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 307:11 AM6:20 PM11:08:45+0:5012:45 PM (50.6°)94.361
Jul 317:11 AM6:20 PM11:09:36+0:5012:45 PM (50.8°)94.350
Aug 17:10 AM6:21 PM11:10:28+0:5112:45 PM (51.1°)94.338
Aug 27:10 AM6:21 PM11:11:21+0:5212:45 PM (51.3°)94.326
Aug 37:09 AM6:21 PM11:12:14+0:5312:45 PM (51.6°)94.313
Aug 47:09 AM6:22 PM11:13:08+0:5412:45 PM (51.9°)94.300
Aug 57:08 AM6:22 PM11:14:03+0:5512:45 PM (52.1°)94.286
* 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

2:44 PM

Altitude

11.4°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.8%

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 304:18 AM3:43 PM-10:01 AM(49.7°)231,74311.2%
Jul 315:15 AM4:41 PM-10:58 AM(49.9°)233,3164.9%
Aug 16:09 AM5:39 PM-11:53 AM(51.2°)235,3421.2%
Aug 26:59 AM6:36 PM-12:46 PM(53.6°)237,7500.1%
Aug 37:45 AM7:31 PM-1:37 PM(56.8°)240,4131.4%
Aug 48:28 AM8:25 PM-2:25 PM(60.4°)243,1565.1%
Aug 59:08 AM9:17 PM-3:11 PM(64.4°)245,77610.6%
* 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, Jul 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:30 AMSat 7:58 PMSat 2:14 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:08 AMSat 7:25 PMSat 1:47 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:07 PMSun 2:26 AMSat 7:47 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:40 AMSat 9:30 PMSat 3:35 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 2:01 PMSun 3:11 AMSat 8:36 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:45 PMSun 11:20 AMSun 5:32 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 8:40 PMSun 9:08 AMSun 2:54 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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