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Moon: 9.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 9:47:37 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 7:30 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 5:36 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 4:42 PM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 23 minutes (+2m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nelson

The Sun's altitude in Nelson today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:47 AM

Altitude

28.8°

Heading

65° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 23m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 44s

Winter: +3h 11m

Summer: -2h 46m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nelson Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Nelson 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 – 5:33 AM
Astro. Twilight5:33 AM – 6:06 AM
Nautical Twilight6:06 AM – 6:39 AM
Civil Twilight6:39 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 7:30 PM
Civil Twilight7:30 PM – 7:57 PM
Nautical Twilight7:57 PM – 8:30 PM
Astro. Twilight8:30 PM – 9:03 PM
Night9:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 287:06 AM7:30 PM12:23:29+2:441:18 PM (50.8°)93.144
Sep 297:04 AM7:31 PM12:26:14+2:441:17 PM (51.2°)93.117
Sep 307:03 AM7:32 PM12:28:58+2:441:17 PM (51.6°)93.091
Oct 17:01 AM7:33 PM12:31:43+2:441:17 PM (52.0°)93.065
Oct 26:59 AM7:34 PM12:34:28+2:441:16 PM (52.4°)93.038
Oct 36:58 AM7:35 PM12:37:12+2:441:16 PM (52.8°)93.011
Oct 46:56 AM7:36 PM12:39:56+2:441:16 PM (53.2°)92.984
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2110:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 232:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 PM
* All times are local Nelson time.

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Today's Moon in Nelson

The Moon's path in Nelson 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

9:47 AM

Altitude

34.6°

Heading

23° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.4%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 285:36 AM4:42 PM-11:06 AM(37.7°)243,8829.1%
Sep 296:09 AM5:42 PM-11:52 AM(41.4°)246,0024.0%
Sep 306:40 AM6:41 PM-12:37 PM(45.3°)247,8981.0%
Oct 17:09 AM7:39 PM-1:20 PM(49.4°)249,5390.0%
Oct 27:38 AM8:36 PM-2:04 PM(53.3°)250,8731.1%
Oct 38:08 AM9:33 PM-2:47 PM(57.0°)251,8254.0%
Oct 48:39 AM10:29 PM-3:31 PM(60.3°)252,3018.7%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Nelson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:31 AMWed 5:56 PMWed 12:14 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 8:19 AMWed 10:02 PMWed 3:10 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 11:16 AMThu 2:44 AMWed 7:00 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 7:07 AMThu 7:16 PMThu 1:11 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 10:18 AMThu 12:58 AMWed 5:38 PMAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:50 PMThu 7:55 AMThu 2:23 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:11 PMThu 6:16 AMWed 11:44 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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