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Moon: 99.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 5, 2015 at 8:16:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:17 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:29 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:23 PM 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:52 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 12 minutes (-2m 14s)

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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

8:16 AM

Altitude

9.3°

Heading

59° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 12m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 14s

Winter: +1h

Summer: -4h 57m

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 – 5:43 AM
Astro. Twilight5:43 AM – 6:15 AM
Nautical Twilight6:15 AM – 6:48 AM
Civil Twilight6:48 AM – 7:17 AM
Daylight7:17 AM – 5:29 PM
Civil Twilight5:29 PM – 5:58 PM
Nautical Twilight5:58 PM – 6:31 PM
Astro. Twilight6:31 PM – 7:04 PM
Night7:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 57:17 AM5:29 PM10:12:02−2:1412:24 PM (32.6°)93.733
May 67:18 AM5:28 PM10:09:49−2:1312:24 PM (32.4°)93.756
May 77:19 AM5:27 PM10:07:38−2:1112:23 PM (32.1°)93.779
May 87:20 AM5:26 PM10:05:28−2:0912:23 PM (31.8°)93.802
May 97:21 AM5:25 PM10:03:20−2:0812:23 PM (31.5°)93.825
May 107:22 AM5:24 PM10:01:14−2:0612:23 PM (31.3°)93.847
May 117:23 AM5:23 PM9:59:09−2:0412:23 PM (31.0°)93.869
* 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

8:16 AM

Altitude

-4.3°

Heading

246° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

99.4%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 5-7:52 AM6:23 PM12:45 AM(62.4°)244,66399.8%
May 6-8:51 AM7:07 PM1:34 AM(64.8°)242,49897.8%
May 7-9:48 AM7:57 PM2:26 AM(66.2°)240,30793.6%
May 8-10:42 AM8:52 PM3:19 AM(66.7°)238,13687.3%
May 9-11:32 AM9:52 PM4:14 AM(66.1°)236,01679.0%
May 10-12:18 PM10:56 PM5:08 AM(64.3°)233,97269.0%
May 11-1:00 PM-6:02 AM(61.5°)232,04657.9%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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