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Moon: 16.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 20, 2014 at 10:05:18 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:12 PM 271° West


Moonrise Today: 3:42 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 2:28 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours (+2m 38s)

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Today's Sun Position in Palmerston North

The Sun's altitude in Palmerston North 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

10:05 AM

Altitude

39.6°

Heading

42° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 21s

+2m 38s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Palmerston North today

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Day, night and twilight times in Palmerston North 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 – 4:40 AM
Astro. Twilight4:40 AM – 5:13 AM
Nautical Twilight5:13 AM – 5:44 AM
Civil Twilight5:44 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 6:12 PM
Civil Twilight6:12 PM – 6:39 PM
Nautical Twilight6:39 PM – 7:11 PM
Astro. Twilight7:11 PM – 7:43 PM
Night7:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 206:11 AM6:12 PM12:00:21+2:3812:11 PM (48.5°)93.372
Sep 216:10 AM6:13 PM12:03:00+2:3812:11 PM (48.8°)93.346
Sep 226:08 AM6:14 PM12:05:38+2:3812:10 PM (49.2°)93.321
Sep 236:06 AM6:15 PM12:08:17+2:3812:10 PM (49.6°)93.295
Sep 246:05 AM6:16 PM12:10:56+2:3812:10 PM (50.0°)93.269
Sep 256:03 AM6:17 PM12:13:35+2:3812:09 PM (50.4°)93.243
Sep 266:01 AM6:18 PM12:16:14+2:3912:09 PM (50.8°)93.217
* All times are in local Palmerston North time.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:29 PM in Palmerston North.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 PM
* All times are local Palmerston North time.

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Today's moon in Palmerston North

The Moon's path in Palmerston North 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 2014 Moon Phases

10:05 AM

Altitude

33.9°

Heading

342° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

16.4%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 203:42 AM2:28 PM-9:03 AM(35.5°)252,04916.8%
Sep 214:15 AM3:23 PM-9:47 AM(38.5°)252,18310.1%
Sep 224:47 AM4:19 PM-10:30 AM(42.0°)251,7195.0%
Sep 235:16 AM5:16 PM-11:13 AM(45.8°)250,7651.6%
Sep 245:46 AM6:13 PM-11:56 AM(49.7°)249,4230.1%
Sep 256:16 AM7:11 PM-12:40 PM(53.6°)247,7820.6%
Sep 266:47 AM8:10 PM-1:25 PM(57.4°)245,8973.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Palmerston North time.

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