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Moon: 85.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 31, 2015 at 11:15:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:23 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:38 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 5:38 PM 65° East
Moonset Today: 2:55 AM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 14 minutes (-2m 10s)

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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

11:15 AM

Altitude

53.2°

Heading

62° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 14m 6s

-2m 10s shorter

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 – 4:35 AM
Astro. Twilight4:35 AM – 5:16 AM
Nautical Twilight5:16 AM – 5:53 AM
Civil Twilight5:53 AM – 6:23 AM
Daylight6:23 AM – 8:38 PM
Civil Twilight8:38 PM – 9:08 PM
Nautical Twilight9:08 PM – 9:45 PM
Astro. Twilight9:45 PM – 10:26 PM
Night10:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 316:23 AM8:38 PM14:14:06−2:101:31 PM (67.2°)91.575
Feb 16:25 AM8:37 PM14:11:54−2:111:31 PM (66.9°)91.587
Feb 26:26 AM8:36 PM14:09:41−2:131:31 PM (66.6°)91.600
Feb 36:27 AM8:35 PM14:07:25−2:151:31 PM (66.3°)91.613
Feb 46:28 AM8:34 PM14:05:08−2:171:31 PM (66.0°)91.627
Feb 56:30 AM8:33 PM14:02:50−2:181:31 PM (65.7°)91.641
Feb 66:31 AM8:31 PM14:00:29−2:201:32 PM (65.4°)91.656
* All times are in local Palmerston North 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 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

11:15 AM

Altitude

-65.2°

Heading

146° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

85.1%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 31-2:55 AM5:38 PM10:42 PM(30.3°)245,92488.3%
Feb 1-3:46 AM6:26 PM11:31 PM(31.1°)247,89094.0%
Feb 2-4:39 AM7:08 PM---
Feb 3-5:34 AM7:46 PM12:20 AM(32.8°)249,51697.8%
Feb 4-6:30 AM8:21 PM1:06 AM(35.2°)250,80299.7%
Feb 5-7:26 AM8:53 PM1:51 AM(38.1°)251,73499.6%
Feb 6-8:22 AM9:22 PM2:34 AM(41.6°)252,27397.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Palmerston North time.

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