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Moon: 20.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 12:35:36 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:52 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 5:53 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 3:35 AM 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:40 PM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours (+2m 33s)

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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

12:35 PM

Altitude

39.0°

Heading

356° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 23s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 33s

Winter: +1h 48m

Summer: -4h 9m

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 – 5:20 AM
Astro. Twilight5:20 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:24 AM
Civil Twilight6:24 AM – 6:52 AM
Daylight6:52 AM – 5:53 PM
Civil Twilight5:53 PM – 6:21 PM
Nautical Twilight6:21 PM – 6:53 PM
Astro. Twilight6:53 PM – 7:25 PM
Night7:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:52 AM5:53 PM11:00:23+2:3312:22 PM (39.1°)93.897
Aug 296:51 AM5:54 PM11:02:57+2:3412:22 PM (39.5°)93.877
Aug 306:49 AM5:55 PM11:05:32+2:3412:22 PM (39.8°)93.856
Aug 316:47 AM5:56 PM11:08:08+2:3512:21 PM (40.2°)93.834
Sep 16:46 AM5:57 PM11:10:44+2:3612:21 PM (40.5°)93.812
Sep 26:44 AM5:58 PM11:13:21+2:3612:21 PM (40.9°)93.790
Sep 36:43 AM5:59 PM11:15:58+2:3712:20 PM (41.3°)93.767
* 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

12:35 PM

Altitude

9.3°

Heading

306° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.0%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 283:35 AM1:40 PM-8:37 AM(29.5°)234,76921.5%
Aug 294:26 AM2:40 PM-9:32 AM(30.5°)236,74812.9%
Aug 305:12 AM3:41 PM-10:25 AM(32.6°)238,8546.4%
Aug 315:53 AM4:43 PM-11:15 AM(35.4°)241,0602.1%
Sep 16:29 AM5:44 PM-12:03 PM(38.9°)243,3150.2%
Sep 27:01 AM6:44 PM-12:50 PM(42.7°)245,5380.4%
Sep 37:32 AM7:43 PM-1:34 PM(46.8°)247,6162.9%
* 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, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:31 AMSun 7:56 PMSun 1:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:51 AMSun 7:43 PMSun 1:47 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 10:54 AMMon 2:13 AMSun 6:33 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:51 AMSun 7:41 PMSun 1:46 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 11:09 AMMon 1:46 AMSun 6:28 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:51 PMMon 8:53 AMMon 3:22 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:11 PMMon 7:14 AMMon 12:43 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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