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Moon: 40.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 25, 2015 at 6:05:15 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:25 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:04 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:30 PM 77° East
Moonset Today: 11:48 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 38 minutes (-1m 29s)

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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

6:05 AM

Altitude

-15.0°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

9h 38m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 29s

Winter: +21m 25s

Summer: -5h 24m

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 – 5:49 AM
Astro. Twilight5:49 AM – 6:22 AM
Nautical Twilight6:22 AM – 6:55 AM
Civil Twilight6:55 AM – 7:25 AM
Daylight7:25 AM – 5:04 PM
Civil Twilight5:04 PM – 5:34 PM
Nautical Twilight5:34 PM – 6:07 PM
Astro. Twilight6:07 PM – 6:40 PM
Night6:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 257:25 AM5:04 PM9:38:48−1:2912:14 PM (28.8°)94.140
May 267:26 AM5:03 PM9:37:21−1:2712:15 PM (28.6°)94.156
May 277:27 AM5:02 PM9:35:56−1:2412:15 PM (28.5°)94.172
May 287:27 AM5:02 PM9:34:34−1:2112:15 PM (28.3°)94.188
May 297:28 AM5:01 PM9:33:16−1:1812:15 PM (28.1°)94.203
May 307:29 AM5:01 PM9:31:59−1:1612:15 PM (28.0°)94.218
May 317:30 AM5:00 PM9:30:46−1:1312:15 PM (27.8°)94.233
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. 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 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 2015 Moon Phases

6:05 AM

Altitude

-60.2°

Heading

170° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

40.9%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 2512:30 PM11:48 PM-6:06 PM(40.1°)250,08345.7%
May 261:01 PM--6:49 PM(43.7°)251,02455.5%
May 27-12:44 AM1:30 PM7:32 PM(47.5°)251,12765.0%
May 28-1:40 AM1:59 PM8:14 PM(51.4°)250,42674.0%
May 29-2:36 AM2:29 PM8:57 PM(55.3°)249,01482.1%
May 30-3:33 AM3:00 PM9:42 PM(58.9°)247,03189.1%
May 31-4:31 AM3:34 PM10:28 PM(62.2°)244,65594.6%
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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