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Moon: 93.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 24, 2016 at 12:05:09 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:19 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 5:31 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:16 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 8:40 AM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 11 minutes (-30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Papeete

The Sun's altitude in Papeete 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

12:05 AM

Altitude

-85.9°

Heading

35° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 11m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: -30s

Winter: +7m 7s

Summer: -1h 58m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Papeete Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Papeete 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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:29 AM
Nautical Twilight5:29 AM – 5:56 AM
Civil Twilight5:56 AM – 6:19 AM
Daylight6:19 AM – 5:31 PM
Civil Twilight5:31 PM – 5:54 PM
Nautical Twilight5:54 PM – 6:21 PM
Astro. Twilight6:21 PM – 6:47 PM
Night6:47 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Papeete - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 246:19 AM5:31 PM11:11:55−0:3011:55 AM (51.5°)94.151
May 256:20 AM5:31 PM11:11:25−0:2911:55 AM (51.3°)94.168
May 266:20 AM5:31 PM11:10:56−0:2811:55 AM (51.2°)94.185
May 276:20 AM5:31 PM11:10:28−0:2711:56 AM (51.0°)94.201
May 286:21 AM5:31 PM11:10:01−0:2611:56 AM (50.8°)94.218
May 296:21 AM5:31 PM11:09:35−0:2511:56 AM (50.7°)94.233
May 306:21 AM5:30 PM11:09:10−0:2411:56 AM (50.5°)94.249
* All times are local time for Papeete. 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 Papeete time.

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Today's Moon in Papeete

The Moon's path in Papeete 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

12:05 AM

Altitude

62.7°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

93.7%

Moon in Papeete - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:40 AM8:16 PM2:02 AM(89.0°)245,94293.3%
May 25-9:29 AM9:09 PM2:53 AM(89.5°)243,74887.3%
May 26-10:18 AM10:03 PM3:44 AM(89.0°)241,29779.5%
May 27-11:05 AM10:58 PM4:35 AM(86.5°)238,62170.1%
May 28-11:51 AM11:54 PM5:25 AM(83.2°)235,78159.6%
May 29-12:36 PM-6:16 AM(79.2°)232,88348.2%
May 3012:50 AM1:21 PM-7:07 AM(74.7°)230,08936.7%
* All times are local time for Papeete. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Papeete This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:54 AMTue 4:24 PMTue 10:39 AMDifficult
VenusTue 6:04 AMTue 5:18 PMTue 11:41 AMSlightly difficult
MarsTue 5:08 PMWed 6:08 AMTue 11:38 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 12:55 PMWed 12:39 AMTue 6:47 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 6:10 PMTue 7:08 AMTue 12:39 AMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 3:22 AMTue 3:03 PMTue 9:12 AMDifficult
NeptuneTue 12:31 AMTue 12:53 PMTue 6:42 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Papeete.

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