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Moon: 70.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 28, 2015 at 4:41:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:04 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 5:32 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 2:33 PM 79° East
Moonset Today: 1:05 AM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 28 minutes (-2m 24s)

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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

4:41 PM

Altitude

8.2°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 28m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 24s

Winter: +1h 16m

Summer: -4h 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 – 5:31 AM
Astro. Twilight5:31 AM – 6:03 AM
Nautical Twilight6:03 AM – 6:36 AM
Civil Twilight6:36 AM – 7:04 AM
Daylight7:04 AM – 5:32 PM
Civil Twilight5:32 PM – 6:01 PM
Nautical Twilight6:01 PM – 6:33 PM
Astro. Twilight6:33 PM – 7:05 PM
Night7:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 287:04 AM5:32 PM10:28:13−2:2412:18 PM (34.8°)93.570
Apr 297:05 AM5:31 PM10:25:50−2:2212:18 PM (34.4°)93.593
Apr 307:06 AM5:30 PM10:23:28−2:2112:18 PM (34.1°)93.617
May 17:07 AM5:28 PM10:21:08−2:2012:18 PM (33.8°)93.640
May 27:08 AM5:27 PM10:18:49−2:1912:18 PM (33.5°)93.664
May 37:09 AM5:26 PM10:16:31−2:1712:18 PM (33.2°)93.687
May 47:10 AM5:25 PM10:14:15−2:1612:18 PM (32.9°)93.710
* All times are local time for Wellington. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

4:41 PM

Altitude

21.0°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

70.5%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 28-1:05 AM2:33 PM8:14 PM(40.7°)251,4700.0%
Apr 29-2:01 AM3:03 PM8:57 PM(44.4°)251,6920.0%
Apr 30-2:57 AM3:32 PM9:39 PM(48.3°)251,2100.0%
May 1-3:53 AM4:01 PM10:22 PM(52.1°)250,1360.0%
May 2-4:50 AM4:31 PM11:06 PM(55.9°)248,6000.0%
May 3-5:48 AM5:03 PM11:51 PM(59.4°)246,7370.0%
May 4-6:47 AM5:38 PM---
* All times are local time for Wellington. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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