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Moon: 55.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 28, 2015 at 6:38:43 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:21 AM 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:46 PM 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:54 PM 70° East
Moonset Today: 12:45 AM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 25 minutes (-2m 8s)

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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

6:38 AM

Altitude

2.7°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 25m 9s

-2m 8s shorter

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 – 4:27 AM
Astro. Twilight4:27 AM – 5:11 AM
Nautical Twilight5:11 AM – 5:49 AM
Civil Twilight5:49 AM – 6:21 AM
Daylight6:21 AM – 8:46 PM
Civil Twilight8:46 PM – 9:17 PM
Nautical Twilight9:17 PM – 9:56 PM
Astro. Twilight9:56 PM – 10:39 PM
Night10:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 286:21 AM8:46 PM14:25:09−2:081:34 PM (67.1°)91.542
Jan 296:22 AM8:45 PM14:22:58−2:101:34 PM (66.8°)91.552
Jan 306:23 AM8:44 PM14:20:46−2:121:34 PM (66.5°)91.564
Jan 316:25 AM8:43 PM14:18:31−2:141:34 PM (66.2°)91.575
Feb 16:26 AM8:42 PM14:16:14−2:161:34 PM (66.0°)91.587
Feb 26:27 AM8:41 PM14:13:56−2:181:34 PM (65.7°)91.600
Feb 36:28 AM8:40 PM14:11:36−2:201:35 PM (65.4°)91.613
* All times are in local Wellington time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 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

6:38 AM

Altitude

-59.4°

Heading

211° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

55.9%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 28-12:45 AM2:54 PM8:12 PM(32.7°)238,05861.8%
Jan 29-1:25 AM3:55 PM9:04 PM(30.6°)240,98572.0%
Jan 30-2:09 AM4:52 PM9:55 PM(29.5°)243,62280.9%
Jan 31-2:56 AM5:44 PM10:45 PM(29.4°)245,92988.3%
Feb 1-3:47 AM6:31 PM11:35 PM(30.2°)247,89494.0%
Feb 2-4:41 AM7:14 PM---
Feb 3-5:36 AM7:51 PM12:23 AM(31.8°)249,51997.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Wellington time.

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