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Moon: 83.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 6, 2015 at 4:00:41 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:53 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:10 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:02 PM 97° East
Moonset Today: 10:21 AM 260° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 17 minutes (+49s)

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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

4:00 AM

Altitude

-42.8°

Heading

96° E

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 17m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: +49s

Winter: +6m 8s

Summer: -5h 51m

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 – 6:14 AM
Astro. Twilight6:14 AM – 6:47 AM
Nautical Twilight6:47 AM – 7:22 AM
Civil Twilight7:22 AM – 7:53 AM
Daylight7:53 AM – 5:10 PM
Civil Twilight5:10 PM – 5:41 PM
Nautical Twilight5:41 PM – 6:16 PM
Astro. Twilight6:16 PM – 6:50 PM
Night6:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 67:53 AM5:10 PM9:17:43+0:4912:31 PM (26.0°)94.506
Jul 77:52 AM5:11 PM9:18:35+0:5212:32 PM (26.1°)94.507
Jul 87:52 AM5:12 PM9:19:31+0:5512:32 PM (26.2°)94.506
Jul 97:52 AM5:12 PM9:20:30+0:5812:32 PM (26.3°)94.506
Jul 107:51 AM5:13 PM9:21:32+1:0212:32 PM (26.5°)94.504
Jul 117:51 AM5:14 PM9:22:37+1:0512:32 PM (26.6°)94.503
Jul 127:51 AM5:14 PM9:23:46+1:0812:32 PM (26.7°)94.501
* 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

4:00 AM

Altitude

56.4°

Heading

351° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

83.7%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 6-10:21 AM10:02 PM3:41 AM(56.8°)228,10683.8%
Jul 7-10:57 AM11:12 PM4:34 AM(52.3°)228,33174.0%
Jul 8-11:33 AM-5:27 AM(47.6°)229,09262.9%
Jul 912:21 AM12:08 PM-6:19 AM(42.9°)230,26451.1%
Jul 101:29 AM12:45 PM-7:11 AM(38.7°)231,74039.4%
Jul 112:36 AM1:25 PM-8:03 AM(35.0°)233,44028.5%
Jul 123:41 AM2:07 PM-8:56 AM(32.2°)235,31518.8%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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