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Moon: 90.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 25, 2016 at 1:32:39 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:19 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 6:31 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:18 PM 108° East
Moonset Today: 8:47 AM 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 11 minutes (+3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tarawa

The Sun's altitude in Tarawa 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

1:32 PM

Altitude

64.4°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 11m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: +3s

December Solstice: +8m 56s

June Solstice: -45s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tarawa Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Tarawa 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 – 5:05 AM
Astro. Twilight5:05 AM – 5:31 AM
Nautical Twilight5:31 AM – 5:57 AM
Civil Twilight5:57 AM – 6:19 AM
Daylight6:19 AM – 6:31 PM
Civil Twilight6:31 PM – 6:53 PM
Nautical Twilight6:53 PM – 7:19 PM
Astro. Twilight7:19 PM – 7:45 PM
Night7:45 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tarawa - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 256:19 AM6:31 PM12:11:31+0:0312:25 PM (70.4°)94.153
May 266:19 AM6:31 PM12:11:34+0:0312:25 PM (70.3°)94.170
May 276:19 AM6:31 PM12:11:37+0:0312:25 PM (70.1°)94.187
May 286:19 AM6:31 PM12:11:40+0:0212:25 PM (69.9°)94.203
May 296:20 AM6:31 PM12:11:43+0:0212:25 PM (69.8°)94.219
May 306:20 AM6:31 PM12:11:46+0:0212:26 PM (69.6°)94.235
May 316:20 AM6:32 PM12:11:48+0:0212:26 PM (69.5°)94.251
* All times are local time for Tarawa. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2110:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 232:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 PM
* All times are local Tarawa time.

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Today's Moon in Tarawa

The Moon's path in Tarawa 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

1:32 PM

Altitude

-63.2°

Heading

230° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.3%

Moon in Tarawa - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-8:47 AM9:18 PM2:37 AM(69.7°)245,72692.8%
May 26-9:38 AM10:08 PM3:28 AM(70.4°)243,50486.6%
May 27-10:29 AM10:59 PM4:19 AM(72.0°)241,02978.6%
May 28-11:21 AM11:50 PM5:10 AM(74.5°)238,33269.1%
May 29-12:12 PM-6:00 AM(77.9°)235,48058.4%
May 3012:40 AM1:03 PM-6:51 AM(82.0°)232,58447.0%
May 311:31 AM1:55 PM-7:42 AM(86.5°)229,81335.5%
* All times are local time for Tarawa. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Tarawa This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:06 AMWed 5:12 PMWed 11:09 AMDifficult
VenusWed 6:06 AMWed 6:16 PMWed 12:11 PMSlightly difficult
MarsWed 6:08 PMThu 6:06 AMThu 12:07 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 1:14 PMThu 1:19 AMWed 7:16 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 7:05 PMThu 7:04 AMThu 1:04 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:40 AMWed 3:44 PMWed 9:42 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 1:07 AMThu 1:08 PMThu 7:07 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Tarawa.

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