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Moon: 78.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2016 at 4:43:30 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:18 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:07 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:56 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 11:10 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 49 minutes (-1m 14s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tauranga

The Sun's altitude in Tauranga 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

4:43 AM

Altitude

-30.1°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 49m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 14s

Winter: +15m 45s

Summer: -4h 57m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tauranga Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Tauranga 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 – 5:45 AM
Astro. Twilight5:45 AM – 6:17 AM
Nautical Twilight6:17 AM – 6:49 AM
Civil Twilight6:49 AM – 7:18 AM
Daylight7:18 AM – 5:07 PM
Civil Twilight5:07 PM – 5:36 PM
Nautical Twilight5:36 PM – 6:08 PM
Astro. Twilight6:08 PM – 6:39 PM
Night6:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tauranga - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 277:18 AM5:07 PM9:49:02−1:1412:12 PM (31.0°)94.186
May 287:19 AM5:06 PM9:47:50−1:1112:13 PM (30.8°)94.203
May 297:19 AM5:06 PM9:46:41−1:0912:13 PM (30.7°)94.219
May 307:20 AM5:06 PM9:45:34−1:0612:13 PM (30.5°)94.235
May 317:21 AM5:05 PM9:44:30−1:0312:13 PM (30.4°)94.250
Jun 17:21 AM5:05 PM9:43:29−1:0112:13 PM (30.3°)94.265
Jun 27:22 AM5:04 PM9:42:30−0:5812:13 PM (30.1°)94.280
* All times are local time for Tauranga. 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 Tauranga time.

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Today's Moon in Tauranga

The Moon's path in Tauranga 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

4:43 AM

Altitude

66.8°

Heading

337° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.5%

Moon in Tauranga - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-11:10 AM9:56 PM4:06 AM(68.3°)241,05278.7%
May 28-11:51 AM10:58 PM4:57 AM(65.8°)238,35769.2%
May 29-12:30 PM-5:47 AM(62.4°)235,50558.5%
May 3012:02 AM1:07 PM-6:38 AM(58.3°)232,60947.1%
May 311:07 AM1:44 PM-7:29 AM(53.8°)229,83635.6%
Jun 12:14 AM2:22 PM-8:22 AM(49.0°)227,40324.6%
Jun 23:23 AM3:01 PM-9:16 AM(44.3°)225,55714.9%
* All times are local time for Tauranga. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Tauranga This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, May 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:29 AMFri 4:12 PMFri 10:50 AMDifficult
VenusFri 7:03 AMFri 4:57 PMFri 12:00 NoonSlightly difficult
MarsFri 4:31 PMSat 6:56 AMFri 11:44 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:18 PMSat 12:35 AMFri 6:56 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:38 PMFri 7:57 AMFri 12:47 AMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:46 AMFri 2:58 PMFri 9:22 AMDifficult
NeptuneFri 12:25 AMFri 1:17 PMFri 6:51 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Tauranga.

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