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Moon: 31.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 25, 2016 at 4:46:58 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:01 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 7:15 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 3:13 AM 67° East
Moonset Today: 1:34 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (+2m 29s)

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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

4:46 PM

Altitude

27.4°

Heading

293° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 14m 20s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 29s

Winter: +2h 46m

Summer: -2h 38m

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 – 5:31 AM
Astro. Twilight5:31 AM – 6:03 AM
Nautical Twilight6:03 AM – 6:34 AM
Civil Twilight6:34 AM – 7:01 AM
Daylight7:01 AM – 7:15 PM
Civil Twilight7:15 PM – 7:41 PM
Nautical Twilight7:41 PM – 8:13 PM
Astro. Twilight8:13 PM – 8:44 PM
Night8:44 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Taupo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Note: hours shift because the clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
Sep 257:01 AM7:15 PM12:14:20+2:291:07 PM (52.3°)93.222
Sep 266:59 AM7:16 PM12:16:50+2:291:07 PM (52.6°)93.196
Sep 276:57 AM7:17 PM12:19:20+2:301:07 PM (53.0°)93.170
Sep 286:56 AM7:18 PM12:21:51+2:301:06 PM (53.4°)93.144
Sep 296:54 AM7:19 PM12:24:21+2:301:06 PM (53.8°)93.118
Sep 306:53 AM7:19 PM12:26:51+2:301:06 PM (54.2°)93.091
Oct 16:51 AM7:20 PM12:29:21+2:301:05 PM (54.6°)93.065
* All times are local time for Taupo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 2:00 AM, and this is included in the table above.

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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

4:46 PM

Altitude

-36.0°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.5%

Moon in Taupo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 253:13 AM1:34 PM-8:23 AM(32.7°)236,35635.0%
Sep 264:00 AM2:34 PM-9:16 AM(34.4°)239,02224.9%
Sep 274:43 AM3:34 PM-10:06 AM(37.0°)241,53716.1%
Sep 285:21 AM4:34 PM-10:54 AM(40.3°)243,8659.1%
Sep 295:55 AM5:32 PM-11:41 AM(44.0°)245,9864.1%
Sep 306:27 AM6:30 PM-12:25 PM(47.9°)247,8841.0%
Oct 16:58 AM7:26 PM-1:09 PM(52.0°)249,5280.0%
* All times are local time for Taupo. 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 Taupo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:22 AMSun 5:49 PMSun 12:06 PMVery difficult to see
VenusSun 8:15 AMSun 9:40 PMSun 2:57 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 11:17 AMMon 2:26 AMSun 6:52 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 7:10 AMSun 7:16 PMSun 1:13 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSun 10:25 AMMon 12:50 AMSun 5:38 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSun 8:49 PMMon 7:58 AMMon 2:24 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 5:15 PMMon 6:14 AMSun 11:45 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Taupo.

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