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Moon: 0.5%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Dec 22, 2014 at 2:06:59 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:40 PM 239° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 5:52 AM 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:29 PM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 52 minutes (+1s)

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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

2:06 AM

Altitude

-26.6°

Heading

166° S

Phase

Night

Day length
14h 52m 43s

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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 – 3:49 AM
Astro. Twilight3:49 AM – 4:35 AM
Nautical Twilight4:35 AM – 5:16 AM
Civil Twilight5:16 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 8:40 PM
Civil Twilight8:40 PM – 9:12 PM
Nautical Twilight9:12 PM – 9:53 PM
Astro. Twilight9:53 PM – 10:39 PM
Night10:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Taupo - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 225:48 AM8:40 PM14:52:43+0:011:14 PM (74.8°)91.449
Dec 235:48 AM8:41 PM14:52:41−0:021:14 PM (74.7°)91.443
Dec 245:49 AM8:41 PM14:52:35−0:061:15 PM (74.7°)91.438
Dec 255:49 AM8:42 PM14:52:25−0:091:15 PM (74.7°)91.432
Dec 265:50 AM8:42 PM14:52:11−0:131:16 PM (74.7°)91.427
Dec 275:50 AM8:42 PM14:51:54−0:171:16 PM (74.7°)91.423
Dec 285:51 AM8:43 PM14:51:32−0:211:17 PM (74.6°)91.419
* All times are in local Taupo time.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 12:03 PM in Taupo. This day is 5 hours, 25 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:06 AM

Altitude

-30.3°

Heading

157° S

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.5%

Moon in Taupo - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 225:52 AM8:29 PM-1:11 PM(69.0°)229,6630.2%
Dec 236:53 AM9:23 PM-2:10 PM(68.0°)227,8041.5%
Dec 247:58 AM10:12 PM-3:08 PM(65.8°)226,8375.8%
Dec 259:07 AM10:56 PM-4:05 PM(62.5°)226,76212.8%
Dec 2610:16 AM11:36 PM-5:00 PM(58.4°)227,47821.9%
Dec 2711:25 AM--5:53 PM(53.9°)228,81732.6%
Dec 28-12:14 AM12:33 PM6:45 PM(49.3°)230,58844.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Taupo time.

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