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Moon: 48.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 1:51:52 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:34 AM 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:21 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:19 AM 80° East
Moonset Today: 11:42 AM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 47 minutes (+1m 49s)

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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

1:51 PM

Altitude

26.5°

Heading

338° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 47m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 49s

Winter: +36m 15s

Summer: -5h 22m

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 – 5:58 AM
Astro. Twilight5:58 AM – 6:30 AM
Nautical Twilight6:30 AM – 7:04 AM
Civil Twilight7:04 AM – 7:34 AM
Daylight7:34 AM – 5:21 PM
Civil Twilight5:21 PM – 5:51 PM
Nautical Twilight5:51 PM – 6:25 PM
Astro. Twilight6:25 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 277:34 AM5:21 PM9:47:43+1:4912:27 PM (29.6°)94.400
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
* 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

1:51 PM

Altitude

-24.3°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.8%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:19 AM11:42 AM-6:04 AM(39.6°)229,78452.5%
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%
* 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, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:37 AMWed 6:59 PMWed 1:47 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 8:23 AMWed 6:27 PMWed 1:25 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 12:11 PMThu 3:06 AMWed 7:38 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:43 AMWed 9:16 PMWed 3:29 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:16 PMThu 3:52 AMWed 8:34 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:59 PMThu 11:00 AMThu 5:29 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:21 PMThu 9:22 AMThu 2:51 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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