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Moon: 86.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 4, 2015 at 2:07:19 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:21 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 5:27 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:59 PM 87° East
Moonset Today: 9:24 AM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 6 minutes (+1m 59s)

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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

2:07 AM

Altitude

-58.0°

Heading

128° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 6m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 59s

Winter: +48m 42s

Summer: -4h 57m

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 – 5:47 AM
Astro. Twilight5:47 AM – 6:19 AM
Nautical Twilight6:19 AM – 6:52 AM
Civil Twilight6:52 AM – 7:21 AM
Daylight7:21 AM – 5:27 PM
Civil Twilight5:27 PM – 5:56 PM
Nautical Twilight5:56 PM – 6:29 PM
Astro. Twilight6:29 PM – 7:01 PM
Night7:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 47:21 AM5:27 PM10:06:05+1:5912:24 PM (32.3°)94.317
Aug 57:20 AM5:28 PM10:08:06+2:0112:24 PM (32.6°)94.305
Aug 67:19 AM5:29 PM10:10:09+2:0312:24 PM (32.8°)94.292
Aug 77:18 AM5:30 PM10:12:14+2:0412:23 PM (33.1°)94.279
Aug 87:16 AM5:31 PM10:14:20+2:0612:23 PM (33.4°)94.266
Aug 97:15 AM5:32 PM10:16:28+2:0712:23 PM (33.7°)94.252
Aug 107:14 AM5:33 PM10:18:37+2:0912:23 PM (34.0°)94.238
* 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

2:07 AM

Altitude

48.2°

Heading

24° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.4%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 4-9:24 AM9:59 PM3:11 AM(50.4°)225,68086.0%
Aug 5-10:01 AM11:09 PM4:04 AM(45.6°)227,15576.5%
Aug 6-10:39 AM-4:57 AM(41.1°)229,25265.6%
Aug 712:17 AM11:18 AM-5:50 AM(37.2°)231,74254.0%
Aug 81:23 AM12:00 PM-6:44 AM(34.1°)234,41942.4%
Aug 92:25 AM12:46 PM-7:37 AM(31.9°)237,12031.6%
Aug 103:24 AM1:35 PM-8:30 AM(30.8°)239,73321.8%
* 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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