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Moon: 99.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 30, 2015 at 10:26:25 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:50 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 5:54 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 6:29 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 6:43 AM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 3 minutes (+2m 34s)

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Today's Sun Position in Wellington

The Sun's altitude in Wellington 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

10:26 PM

Altitude

-48.9°

Heading

226° SW

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 3m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 34s

Winter: +1h 52m

Summer: -4h 6m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Wellington today

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Day, night and twilight times in Wellington 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 – 5:18 AM
Astro. Twilight5:18 AM – 5:50 AM
Nautical Twilight5:50 AM – 6:22 AM
Civil Twilight6:22 AM – 6:50 AM
Daylight6:50 AM – 5:54 PM
Civil Twilight5:54 PM – 6:22 PM
Nautical Twilight6:22 PM – 6:54 PM
Astro. Twilight6:54 PM – 7:26 PM
Night7:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 306:50 AM5:54 PM11:03:36+2:3412:22 PM (39.5°)93.867
Aug 316:49 AM5:55 PM11:06:11+2:3412:21 PM (39.9°)93.846
Sep 16:47 AM5:56 PM11:08:46+2:3512:21 PM (40.3°)93.824
Sep 26:45 AM5:57 PM11:11:22+2:3612:21 PM (40.6°)93.803
Sep 36:44 AM5:58 PM11:13:59+2:3612:20 PM (41.0°)93.781
Sep 46:42 AM5:59 PM11:16:37+2:3712:20 PM (41.4°)93.759
Sep 56:41 AM6:00 PM11:19:14+2:3712:20 PM (41.7°)93.737
* All times are local time for Wellington. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 PM
* All times are local Wellington time.

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Today's moon in Wellington

The Moon's path in Wellington 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 2015 Moon Phases

10:26 PM

Altitude

39.6°

Heading

52° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

99.3%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 30-6:43 AM6:29 PM12:04 AM(56.5°)223,38299.8%
Aug 31-7:22 AM7:43 PM1:00 AM(51.8°)222,63799.1%
Sep 1-8:00 AM8:56 PM1:56 AM(46.9°)223,13595.1%
Sep 2-8:39 AM10:08 PM2:51 AM(42.1°)224,77388.3%
Sep 3-9:18 AM11:17 PM3:46 AM(37.8°)227,32279.3%
Sep 4-10:00 AM-4:41 AM(34.2°)230,48568.8%
Sep 512:23 AM10:45 AM-5:36 AM(31.7°)233,95057.5%
* All times are local time for Wellington. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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