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

Moon: 24.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 29, 2016 at 6:13:20 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:26 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:22 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:30 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 1:04 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 55 minutes (+1m 50s)

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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

6:13 PM

Altitude

-10.0°

Heading

286° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

9h 55m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 50s

Winter: +38m 34s

Summer: -5h 7m

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 – 5:52 AM
Astro. Twilight5:52 AM – 6:24 AM
Nautical Twilight6:24 AM – 6:57 AM
Civil Twilight6:57 AM – 7:26 AM
Daylight7:26 AM – 5:22 PM
Civil Twilight5:22 PM – 5:51 PM
Nautical Twilight5:51 PM – 6:24 PM
Astro. Twilight6:24 PM – 6:57 PM
Night6:57 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 297:26 AM5:22 PM9:55:56+1:5012:24 PM (31.0°)94.381
Jul 307:25 AM5:23 PM9:57:48+1:5212:24 PM (31.2°)94.371
Jul 317:24 AM5:24 PM9:59:42+1:5412:24 PM (31.5°)94.360
Aug 17:23 AM5:25 PM10:01:38+1:5512:24 PM (31.7°)94.349
Aug 27:22 AM5:26 PM10:03:36+1:5712:24 PM (32.0°)94.337
Aug 37:21 AM5:27 PM10:05:35+1:5912:24 PM (32.2°)94.325
Aug 47:20 AM5:28 PM10:07:36+2:0112:24 PM (32.5°)94.312
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

6:13 PM

Altitude

-55.3°

Heading

236° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

24.8%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 292:30 AM1:04 PM-7:49 AM(33.5°)230,00429.2%
Jul 303:36 AM1:53 PM-8:46 AM(31.3°)230,69719.1%
Jul 314:38 AM2:48 PM-9:43 AM(30.4°)231,83510.7%
Aug 15:35 AM3:47 PM-10:40 AM(30.6°)233,4414.6%
Aug 26:26 AM4:48 PM-11:35 AM(32.1°)235,4961.0%
Aug 37:11 AM5:51 PM-12:28 PM(34.5°)237,9260.1%
Aug 47:50 AM6:53 PM-1:19 PM(37.7°)240,6001.6%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Palmerston North This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:32 AMFri 7:06 PMFri 1:49 PMAverage visiblity
VenusFri 8:17 AMFri 6:31 PMFri 1:23 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 12:05 PMSat 2:56 AMFri 7:30 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 9:32 AMFri 9:07 PMFri 3:19 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 1:07 PMSat 3:38 AMFri 8:22 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 11:47 PMSat 10:50 AMSat 5:18 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 8:10 PMSat 9:10 AMSat 2:40 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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