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New Zealand, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 50.8%
First Quarter
Current Time: Jun 18, 2021 at 5:25:49 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:51 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:58 pm 301° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 12:53 pm 81° East
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 7 minutes (-13s)
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Today's Sun Position in New Zealand

Time:5:25 pm
Altitude:-5.2°
Direction:297° NW
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 9h 7m 3s (Jun 18, 2021)

13 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jun 17, 2021)

17 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

6 hours, 7 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New Zealand Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:10 am
Astro. Twilight6:10 am – 6:44 am
Nautical Twilight6:44 am – 7:19 am
Civil Twilight7:19 am – 7:51 am
Daylight7:51 am – 4:58 pm
Civil Twilight4:58 pm – 5:30 pm
Nautical Twilight5:30 pm – 6:05 pm
Astro. Twilight6:05 pm – 6:39 pm
Night6:39 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in New Zealand - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 187:51 am4:58 pm9:07:03−0:1312:25 pm (24.6°)94.445
Jun 197:51 am4:58 pm9:06:54−0:0912:25 pm (24.6°)94.452
Jun 207:52 am4:58 pm9:06:47−0:0612:25 pm (24.6°)94.458
Jun 217:52 am4:59 pm9:06:45−0:0212:25 pm (24.6°)94.464
Jun 227:52 am4:59 pm9:06:46+0:0112:25 pm (24.6°)94.469
Jun 237:52 am4:59 pm9:06:52+0:0512:26 pm (24.6°)94.475
Jun 247:52 am4:59 pm9:07:00+0:0812:26 pm (24.6°)94.479
* All times are local time for New Zealand. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 3:32 pm in New Zealand. In terms of daylight, this day is 6 hours, 8 minutes shorter than on December Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in New Zealand

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in New Zealand - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 1812:53 pm--6:40 pm(42.2°)233,94451.4%
Jun 19-12:37 am1:18 pm7:28 pm(48.4°)230,85462.9%
Jun 20-1:49 am1:44 pm8:17 pm(54.8°)228,01973.9%
Jun 21-3:03 am2:12 pm9:09 pm(60.9°)225,70383.9%
Jun 22-4:20 am2:45 pm10:05 pm(66.3°)224,17692.0%
Jun 23-5:39 am3:24 pm11:06 pm(70.4°)223,66897.5%
Jun 24-6:58 am4:13 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for New Zealand. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in New Zealand This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jun 18, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:45 amSat 4:30 pmSat 11:38 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 9:29 amFri 6:32 pmFri 2:00 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 10:20 amFri 7:49 pmFri 3:04 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 10:08 pmSat 11:38 amSat 4:53 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 8:29 pmSat 10:46 amSat 3:38 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 4:13 amSat 2:23 pmSat 9:18 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 11:56 pmSat 12:27 pmSat 6:11 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for New Zealand.

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