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Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 5, 2015 at 9:10:39 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:03 AM 99° East
Sunset Today: 7:55 PM 261° West


Moonrise Today: 7:25 PM 82° East
Moonset Today: 6:16 AM 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 51 minutes (-2m 40s)

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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

9:10 PM

Altitude

-15.0°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 51m 26s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 40s

Winter: -2h 12m

Summer: +3h 34m

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 – 5:28 AM
Astro. Twilight5:28 AM – 6:03 AM
Nautical Twilight6:03 AM – 6:35 AM
Civil Twilight6:35 AM – 7:03 AM
Daylight7:03 AM – 7:55 PM
Civil Twilight7:55 PM – 8:22 PM
Nautical Twilight8:22 PM – 8:55 PM
Astro. Twilight8:55 PM – 9:29 PM
Night9:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 57:03 AM7:55 PM12:51:26−2:401:29 PM (55.9°)92.181
Mar 67:04 AM7:53 PM12:48:45−2:401:29 PM (55.5°)92.204
Mar 77:05 AM7:51 PM12:46:04−2:401:29 PM (55.1°)92.228
Mar 87:06 AM7:50 PM12:43:23−2:411:29 PM (54.7°)92.252
Mar 97:08 AM7:48 PM12:40:42−2:411:28 PM (54.4°)92.277
Mar 107:09 AM7:47 PM12:38:00−2:411:28 PM (54.0°)92.301
Mar 117:10 AM7:45 PM12:35:19−2:411:28 PM (53.6°)92.326
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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

9:10 PM

Altitude

18.3°

Heading

65° NE

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.8%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 5-6:16 AM7:25 PM12:33 AM(40.4°)252,39898.5%
Mar 6-7:12 AM7:55 PM1:16 AM(44.0°)252,52899.9%
Mar 7-8:08 AM8:24 PM1:58 AM(47.7°)252,23699.4%
Mar 8-9:04 AM8:53 PM2:40 AM(51.6°)251,52197.1%
Mar 9-10:00 AM9:25 PM3:23 AM(55.3°)250,36592.9%
Mar 10-10:57 AM9:58 PM4:08 AM(58.8°)248,74287.0%
Mar 11-11:55 AM10:36 PM4:54 AM(61.9°)246,63079.6%
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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