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Moon: 62.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2016 at 8:12:18 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:34 AM 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:02 PM 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:59 PM 105° East
Moonset Today: 12:03 PM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 28 minutes (-1m 22s)

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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

8:12 PM

Altitude

-35.2°

Heading

269° W

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 28m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 22s

Winter: +16m 49s

Summer: -5h 41m

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 – 5:56 AM
Astro. Twilight5:56 AM – 6:29 AM
Nautical Twilight6:29 AM – 7:03 AM
Civil Twilight7:03 AM – 7:34 AM
Daylight7:34 AM – 5:02 PM
Civil Twilight5:02 PM – 5:33 PM
Nautical Twilight5:33 PM – 6:07 PM
Astro. Twilight6:07 PM – 6:40 PM
Night6:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 287:34 AM5:02 PM9:28:18−1:2212:18 PM (27.2°)94.203
May 297:35 AM5:02 PM9:26:58−1:1912:18 PM (27.1°)94.219
May 307:35 AM5:01 PM9:25:41−1:1612:18 PM (26.9°)94.235
May 317:36 AM5:01 PM9:24:27−1:1312:19 PM (26.8°)94.250
Jun 17:37 AM5:00 PM9:23:16−1:1012:19 PM (26.7°)94.265
Jun 27:38 AM5:00 PM9:22:09−1:0712:19 PM (26.5°)94.280
Jun 37:38 AM4:59 PM9:21:04−1:0412:19 PM (26.4°)94.294
* 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

8:12 PM

Altitude

-26.3°

Heading

136° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

62.8%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 28-12:03 PM10:59 PM5:02 AM(62.1°)238,34669.1%
May 29-12:40 PM-5:53 AM(58.7°)235,49458.5%
May 3012:04 AM1:15 PM-6:44 AM(54.6°)232,59847.1%
May 311:11 AM1:50 PM-7:35 AM(50.1°)229,82635.6%
Jun 12:21 AM2:26 PM-8:27 AM(45.3°)227,39524.6%
Jun 23:32 AM3:03 PM-9:21 AM(40.6°)225,55214.8%
Jun 34:44 AM3:44 PM-10:17 AM(36.3°)224,5377.1%
* 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, Sat, May 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:35 AMSun 4:07 PMSun 10:51 AMDifficult
VenusSun 7:23 AMSun 4:53 PMSun 12:08 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSat 4:21 PMSun 7:06 AMSat 11:44 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 1:23 PMSun 12:34 AMSat 6:58 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 5:21 PMMon 8:00 AMMon 12:40 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:47 AMSun 2:52 PMSun 9:20 AMDifficult
NeptuneSun 12:19 AMSun 1:19 PMSun 6:49 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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