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Moon: 3.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 5, 2016 at 7:26:45 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:07 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:21 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:36 AM 85° East
Moonset Today: 4:27 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 14 minutes (-2m 8s)

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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

7:26 PM

Altitude

-24.2°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 14m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 8s

Winter: +56m 43s

Summer: -4h 49m

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 – 5:34 AM
Astro. Twilight5:34 AM – 6:06 AM
Nautical Twilight6:06 AM – 6:38 AM
Civil Twilight6:38 AM – 7:07 AM
Daylight7:07 AM – 5:21 PM
Civil Twilight5:21 PM – 5:50 PM
Nautical Twilight5:50 PM – 6:22 PM
Astro. Twilight6:22 PM – 6:54 PM
Night6:54 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 57:07 AM5:21 PM10:14:06−2:0812:14 PM (33.4°)93.758
May 67:08 AM5:20 PM10:11:59−2:0712:14 PM (33.1°)93.781
May 77:09 AM5:19 PM10:09:53−2:0512:14 PM (32.8°)93.804
May 87:10 AM5:18 PM10:07:49−2:0412:14 PM (32.5°)93.826
May 97:11 AM5:17 PM10:05:46−2:0212:14 PM (32.3°)93.847
May 107:12 AM5:16 PM10:03:45−2:0012:14 PM (32.0°)93.869
May 117:13 AM5:15 PM10:01:46−1:5812:14 PM (31.7°)93.889
* 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

7:26 PM

Altitude

-33.4°

Heading

249° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.5%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 54:36 AM4:27 PM-10:36 AM(44.0°)223,2275.3%
May 65:50 AM5:08 PM-11:32 AM(39.3°)222,3661.2%
May 77:03 AM5:53 PM-12:31 PM(35.4°)222,7690.2%
May 88:15 AM6:43 PM-1:31 PM(32.4°)224,4212.6%
May 99:23 AM7:37 PM-2:31 PM(30.8°)227,1487.9%
May 1010:24 AM8:35 PM-3:29 PM(30.4°)230,65515.5%
May 1111:18 AM9:35 PM-4:26 PM(31.3°)234,58424.8%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Palmerston North This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 7:42 AMFri 5:30 PMFri 12:36 PM
VenusFri 6:23 AMFri 5:00 PMFri 11:42 AM
MarsFri 6:16 PMSat 8:58 AMSat 1:37 AM
JupiterThu 2:48 PMFri 1:59 AMThu 8:24 PM
SaturnFri 6:57 PMSat 9:31 AMSat 2:14 AM
UranusFri 5:08 AMFri 4:17 PMFri 10:43 AM
NeptuneFri 1:45 AMFri 2:44 PMFri 8:15 AM
PlutoThu 9:19 PMFri 11:54 AMFri 4:36 AM
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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