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Moon: 75.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 25, 2016 at 8:51:13 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:48 AM 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:00 PM 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:56 PM 102° East
Moonset Today: 10:43 AM 256° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 11 minutes (+13s)

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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

8:51 PM

Altitude

-42.5°

Heading

265° W

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 11m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: +13s

Winter: +30s

Summer: -5h 57m

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 – 6:08 AM
Astro. Twilight6:08 AM – 6:41 AM
Nautical Twilight6:41 AM – 7:16 AM
Civil Twilight7:16 AM – 7:48 AM
Daylight7:48 AM – 5:00 PM
Civil Twilight5:00 PM – 5:31 PM
Nautical Twilight5:31 PM – 6:06 PM
Astro. Twilight6:06 PM – 6:39 PM
Night6:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 257:48 AM5:00 PM9:11:58+0:1312:24 PM (25.4°)94.488
Jun 267:48 AM5:00 PM9:12:15+0:1612:24 PM (25.4°)94.492
Jun 277:48 AM5:00 PM9:12:35+0:2012:24 PM (25.4°)94.497
Jun 287:48 AM5:01 PM9:12:59+0:2312:24 PM (25.5°)94.500
Jun 297:48 AM5:01 PM9:13:26+0:2712:24 PM (25.5°)94.504
Jun 307:48 AM5:02 PM9:13:57+0:3012:25 PM (25.6°)94.507
Jul 17:48 AM5:02 PM9:14:31+0:3312:25 PM (25.7°)94.509
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

8:51 PM

Altitude

-11.9°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

75.6%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 25-10:43 AM9:56 PM3:51 AM(60.0°)236,59181.9%
Jun 26-11:19 AM11:02 PM4:42 AM(56.2°)234,50872.4%
Jun 27-11:53 AM-5:32 AM(51.8°)232,53561.7%
Jun 2812:10 AM12:27 PM-6:23 AM(47.2°)230,73450.1%
Jun 291:18 AM1:03 PM-7:14 AM(42.5°)229,20038.3%
Jun 302:28 AM1:41 PM-8:08 AM(38.1°)228,06027.0%
Jul 13:38 AM2:23 PM-9:03 AM(34.4°)227,46517.0%
* All times are local time for Wellington. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Wellington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:49 AMSun 4:05 PMSun 11:27 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:14 AMSun 5:20 PMSun 12:47 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:05 PMSun 4:47 AMSat 9:26 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 11:38 AMSat 10:57 PMSat 5:17 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:27 PMSun 6:04 AMSat 10:46 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 2:02 AMSun 1:04 PMSun 7:33 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 10:29 PMSun 11:29 AMSun 4:59 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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