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Moon: 35.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2016 at 5:01:16 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:33 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:22 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:27 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 12:22 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 49 minutes (+1m 52s)

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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

5:01 PM

Altitude

3.0°

Heading

298° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 49m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 52s

Winter: +38m 7s

Summer: -5h 20m

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 – 5:57 AM
Astro. Twilight5:57 AM – 6:30 AM
Nautical Twilight6:30 AM – 7:03 AM
Civil Twilight7:03 AM – 7:33 AM
Daylight7:33 AM – 5:22 PM
Civil Twilight5:22 PM – 5:52 PM
Nautical Twilight5:52 PM – 6:26 PM
Astro. Twilight6:26 PM – 6:58 PM
Night6:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 287:33 AM5:22 PM9:49:35+1:5212:27 PM (29.8°)94.391
Jul 297:32 AM5:23 PM9:51:30+1:5412:27 PM (30.0°)94.381
Jul 307:31 AM5:24 PM9:53:26+1:5612:27 PM (30.3°)94.371
Jul 317:30 AM5:25 PM9:55:24+1:5812:27 PM (30.5°)94.360
Aug 17:29 AM5:26 PM9:57:24+2:0012:27 PM (30.8°)94.349
Aug 27:28 AM5:27 PM9:59:26+2:0112:27 PM (31.0°)94.337
Aug 37:27 AM5:28 PM10:01:30+2:0312:27 PM (31.3°)94.325
* 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

5:01 PM

Altitude

-49.8°

Heading

238° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

35.9%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 281:27 AM12:22 PM-6:58 AM(35.7°)229,71340.6%
Jul 292:35 AM1:06 PM-7:53 AM(32.5°)230,00529.2%
Jul 303:42 AM1:55 PM-8:49 AM(30.4°)230,69919.0%
Jul 314:44 AM2:49 PM-9:47 AM(29.4°)231,83810.7%
Aug 15:41 AM3:48 PM-10:43 AM(29.7°)233,4454.6%
Aug 26:31 AM4:49 PM-11:39 AM(31.1°)235,5011.0%
Aug 37:16 AM5:52 PM-12:32 PM(33.5°)237,9320.1%
* 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, Thu, Jul 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:37 AMThu 7:03 PMThu 1:50 PMAverage visiblity
VenusThu 8:22 AMThu 6:30 PMThu 1:26 PMFairly good visibility
MarsThu 12:08 PMFri 3:04 AMThu 7:36 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:40 AMThu 9:13 PMThu 3:26 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 1:12 PMFri 3:48 AMThu 8:30 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 11:55 PMFri 10:56 AMFri 5:25 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:17 PMFri 9:18 AMFri 2:47 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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