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Moon: 88.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 1, 2015 at 12:54:59 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:32 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:48 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 6:37 PM 66° East
Moonset Today: 3:53 AM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 16 minutes (-2m 16s)

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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

12:54 AM

Altitude

-30.5°

Heading

192° S

Phase

Night

Day length
14h 16m 11s

-2m 16s shorter

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 – 4:41 AM
Astro. Twilight4:41 AM – 5:23 AM
Nautical Twilight5:23 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:32 AM
Daylight6:32 AM – 8:48 PM
Civil Twilight8:48 PM – 9:19 PM
Nautical Twilight9:19 PM – 9:57 PM
Astro. Twilight9:57 PM – 10:38 PM
Night10:38 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 16:32 AM8:48 PM14:16:11−2:161:40 PM (66.0°)91.587
Feb 26:33 AM8:47 PM14:13:52−2:181:40 PM (65.7°)91.600
Feb 36:34 AM8:46 PM14:11:32−2:201:41 PM (65.4°)91.613
Feb 46:36 AM8:45 PM14:09:10−2:211:41 PM (65.1°)91.627
Feb 56:37 AM8:44 PM14:06:47−2:231:41 PM (64.8°)91.641
Feb 66:38 AM8:43 PM14:04:22−2:241:41 PM (64.5°)91.656
Feb 76:40 AM8:42 PM14:01:55−2:261:41 PM (64.2°)91.671
* All times are in local Nelson time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 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

12:54 AM

Altitude

23.3°

Heading

329° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

88.9%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Feb 1-3:53 AM6:37 PM11:41 PM(30.2°)247,90194.0%
Feb 2-4:47 AM7:20 PM---
Feb 3-5:42 AM7:57 PM12:29 AM(31.9°)249,52597.8%
Feb 4-6:38 AM8:32 PM1:16 AM(34.3°)250,81099.7%
Feb 5-7:35 AM9:03 PM2:00 AM(37.3°)251,73999.6%
Feb 6-8:31 AM9:32 PM2:44 AM(40.7°)252,27597.6%
Feb 7-9:27 AM10:01 PM3:27 AM(44.4°)252,35593.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Nelson time.

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