Flag for New Zealand Taupo, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 53.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 25, 2016 at 9:45:37 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 5:48 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 12:18 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 11:05 AM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 59 minutes (+2m 17s)

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Today's Sun Position in Taupo

The Sun's altitude in Taupo 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

9:45 AM

Altitude

29.2°

Heading

44° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 59m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 17s

Winter: +1h 31m

Summer: -3h 53m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Taupo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Taupo 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 – 5:20 AM
Astro. Twilight5:20 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:22 AM
Civil Twilight6:22 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 5:48 PM
Civil Twilight5:48 PM – 6:15 PM
Nautical Twilight6:15 PM – 6:46 PM
Astro. Twilight6:46 PM – 7:16 PM
Night7:16 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Taupo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 256:48 AM5:48 PM10:59:09+2:1712:18 PM (40.7°)93.958
Aug 266:47 AM5:49 PM11:01:27+2:1812:18 PM (41.0°)93.938
Aug 276:46 AM5:49 PM11:03:46+2:1812:17 PM (41.3°)93.918
Aug 286:44 AM5:50 PM11:06:06+2:1912:17 PM (41.7°)93.897
Aug 296:43 AM5:51 PM11:08:26+2:2012:17 PM (42.1°)93.877
Aug 306:41 AM5:52 PM11:10:47+2:2012:16 PM (42.4°)93.856
Aug 316:40 AM5:53 PM11:13:09+2:2112:16 PM (42.8°)93.834
* All times are local time for Taupo. 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 Taupo time.

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Today's Moon in Taupo

The Moon's path in Taupo 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

9:45 AM

Altitude

12.8°

Heading

302° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

53.0%

Moon in Taupo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 2512:18 AM11:05 AM-5:44 AM(36.1°)229,88154.9%
Aug 261:23 AM11:53 AM-6:39 AM(33.6°)231,28743.0%
Aug 272:25 AM12:45 PM-7:36 AM(32.3°)232,93431.7%
Aug 283:23 AM1:41 PM-8:32 AM(32.1°)234,76321.5%
Aug 294:15 AM2:40 PM-9:26 AM(33.1°)236,74013.0%
Aug 305:01 AM3:41 PM-10:19 AM(35.2°)238,8466.4%
Aug 315:43 AM4:41 PM-11:10 AM(38.0°)241,0522.1%
* All times are local time for Taupo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Taupo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:38 AMThu 7:57 PMThu 1:47 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 7:49 AMThu 7:32 PMThu 1:40 PMFairly good visibility
MarsThu 11:03 AMFri 2:02 AMThu 6:33 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 7:56 AMThu 7:45 PMThu 1:51 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnThu 11:23 AMFri 1:45 AMThu 6:34 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 9:56 PMFri 9:03 AMFri 3:29 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 6:21 PMFri 7:18 AMFri 12:50 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Taupo.

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