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Moon: 63.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 3:36:43 am


Sunrise Today: 5:52 am 124° Southeast
Sunset Today: 9:23 pm 236° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:17 pm 88° East
Moonset Today: 2:49 am 269° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 31 minutes (+1m 3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Queenstown

The Sun's altitude in Queenstown today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

3:36 am

Altitude

-16.9°

Heading

151° SE

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

15h 31m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 3s

Winter: +6h 45m

Summer: -6m 26s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Queenstown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Queenstown 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 – 3:24 am
Astro. Twilight3:24 am – 4:27 am
Nautical Twilight4:27 am – 5:15 am
Civil Twilight5:15 am – 5:52 am
Daylight5:52 am – 9:23 pm
Civil Twilight9:23 pm – 10:00 pm
Nautical Twilight10:00 pm – 10:49 pm
Astro. Twilight10:49 pm – 11:53 pm
Night11:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Queenstown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 95:52 am9:23 pm15:31:03+1:031:38 pm (67.8°)91.551
Dec 105:52 am9:24 pm15:32:02+0:581:38 pm (67.9°)91.539
Dec 115:52 am9:25 pm15:32:56+0:541:39 pm (68.0°)91.528
Dec 125:52 am9:26 pm15:33:46+0:491:39 pm (68.1°)91.517
Dec 135:52 am9:27 pm15:34:30+0:441:40 pm (68.1°)91.507
Dec 145:53 am9:28 pm15:35:10+0:391:40 pm (68.2°)91.497
Dec 155:53 am9:28 pm15:35:45+0:341:40 pm (68.2°)91.488
* All times are local time for Queenstown. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Queenstown time.

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Today's Moon in Queenstown

The Moon's path in Queenstown 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

3:36 am

Altitude

-9.0°

Heading

260° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

63.5%

Moon in Queenstown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-2:49 am3:17 pm9:24 pm(41.9°)229,16171.4%
Dec 10-3:21 am4:29 pm10:17 pm(37.1°)226,26181.6%
Dec 11-3:55 am5:44 pm11:12 pm(32.7°)224,07590.1%
Dec 12-4:33 am6:59 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 13-5:17 am8:13 pm12:11 am(29.0°)222,88896.3%
Dec 14-6:07 am9:22 pm1:12 am(26.4°)222,90199.4%
Dec 15-7:04 am10:24 pm2:14 am(25.2°)224,17199.4%
* All times are local time for Queenstown. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Queenstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:10 amFri 11:05 pmFri 3:08 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 9:10 amSat 12:30 amFri 4:50 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 11:05 amSat 1:19 amFri 6:12 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 3:15 amFri 4:08 pmFri 9:42 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 6:07 amFri 9:20 pmFri 1:44 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 4:17 pmSat 3:21 amFri 9:49 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 12:39 pmSat 1:55 amFri 7:17 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Queenstown.

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