Flag for New Zealand Nelson, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 59.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 27, 2016 at 10:38:32 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:54 AM 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 PM 301° Northwest


Moonset Today: 11:59 AM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 12 minutes (+20s)

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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

10:38 AM

Altitude

20.5°

Heading

27° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 12m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +1m 7s

Summer: -5h 56m

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 – 6:48 AM
Nautical Twilight6:48 AM – 7:22 AM
Civil Twilight7:22 AM – 7:54 AM
Daylight7:54 AM – 5:06 PM
Civil Twilight5:06 PM – 5:38 PM
Nautical Twilight5:38 PM – 6:12 PM
Astro. Twilight6:12 PM – 6:46 PM
Night6:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 277:54 AM5:06 PM9:12:41+0:2012:30 PM (25.5°)94.497
Jun 287:54 AM5:07 PM9:13:05+0:2312:30 PM (25.5°)94.500
Jun 297:54 AM5:07 PM9:13:32+0:2712:30 PM (25.5°)94.504
Jun 307:54 AM5:08 PM9:14:03+0:3112:31 PM (25.6°)94.507
Jul 17:53 AM5:08 PM9:14:37+0:3312:31 PM (25.7°)94.509
Jul 27:53 AM5:09 PM9:15:16+0:3912:31 PM (25.7°)94.511
Jul 37:53 AM5:09 PM9:15:57+0:4112:31 PM (25.8°)94.512
* All times are local time for Nelson. 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

10:38 AM

Altitude

14.0°

Heading

280° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

59.4%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 27-11:59 AM-5:38 AM(51.8°)232,52861.6%
Jun 2812:16 AM12:33 PM-6:29 AM(47.2°)230,72750.0%
Jun 291:25 AM1:09 PM-7:21 AM(42.5°)229,19438.3%
Jun 302:34 AM1:47 PM-8:14 AM(38.1°)228,05727.0%
Jul 13:44 AM2:29 PM-9:09 AM(34.4°)227,46416.9%
Jul 24:53 AM3:16 PM-10:07 AM(31.5°)227,5568.8%
Jul 36:00 AM4:09 PM-11:05 AM(29.8°)228,4283.2%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Nelson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:01 AMMon 4:14 PMMon 11:38 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:21 AMMon 5:27 PMMon 12:54 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:02 PMTue 4:44 AMMon 9:23 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 11:37 AMMon 10:56 PMMon 5:16 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 3:25 PMTue 6:02 AMMon 10:43 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 2:04 AMMon 1:07 PMMon 7:36 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:31 PMMon 11:31 AMMon 5:01 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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