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Moon: 94.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 28, 2015 at 10:12:36 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 5:58 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 4:10 PM 108° East
Moonset Today: 5:24 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 58 minutes (+2m 32s)

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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 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

10:12 AM

Altitude

30.1°

Heading

39° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 58m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 32s

Winter: +1h 46m

Summer: -4h 11m

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 – 5:27 AM
Astro. Twilight5:27 AM – 5:59 AM
Nautical Twilight5:59 AM – 6:31 AM
Civil Twilight6:31 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 5:58 PM
Civil Twilight5:58 PM – 6:26 PM
Nautical Twilight6:26 PM – 6:58 PM
Astro. Twilight6:58 PM – 7:30 PM
Night7:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 286:59 AM5:58 PM10:58:31+2:3212:28 PM (38.9°)93.909
Aug 296:58 AM5:59 PM11:01:04+2:3312:28 PM (39.2°)93.888
Aug 306:56 AM6:00 PM11:03:38+2:3412:28 PM (39.6°)93.867
Aug 316:55 AM6:01 PM11:06:13+2:3412:27 PM (39.9°)93.846
Sep 16:53 AM6:02 PM11:08:49+2:3512:27 PM (40.3°)93.824
Sep 26:51 AM6:03 PM11:11:25+2:3612:27 PM (40.6°)93.802
Sep 36:50 AM6:04 PM11:14:02+2:3612:26 PM (41.0°)93.781
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

10:12 AM

Altitude

-35.0°

Heading

189° S

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

94.9%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 28-5:24 AM4:10 PM11:13 PM(60.6°)225,31397.4%
Aug 29-6:08 AM5:21 PM---
Aug 30-6:49 AM6:35 PM12:10 AM(56.5°)223,37799.8%
Aug 31-7:28 AM7:49 PM1:06 AM(51.8°)222,63699.1%
Sep 1-8:06 AM9:02 PM2:02 AM(46.9°)223,13995.1%
Sep 2-8:45 AM10:14 PM2:57 AM(42.1°)224,78288.3%
Sep 3-9:24 AM11:23 PM3:52 AM(37.8°)227,33479.2%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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