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Nelson, BC, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 71.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 25, 2020 at 10:19:41 am
Sunrise Today: 7:27 am 108° East
Sunset Today: 5:38 pm 252° West
Moonrise Today: 4:06 pm 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:49 am 241° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 11 minutes (-3m 26s)
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Today's Sun Position in Nelson

Time:10:19 am
Altitude:21.5°
Direction:145° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 10m 53s (Oct 25, 2020)

3 minutes, 26 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 24, 2020)

2 hours, 1 minute longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

6 hours, 6 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nelson Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:39 am
Astro. Twilight5:39 am – 6:16 am
Nautical Twilight6:16 am – 6:54 am
Civil Twilight6:54 am – 7:27 am
Daylight7:27 am – 5:38 pm
Civil Twilight5:38 pm – 6:11 pm
Nautical Twilight6:11 pm – 6:48 pm
Astro. Twilight6:48 pm – 7:25 pm
Night7:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 257:27 am5:38 pm10:10:53−3:2612:33 pm (28.1°)92.412
Oct 267:28 am5:36 pm10:07:28−3:2512:33 pm (27.7°)92.386
Oct 277:30 am5:34 pm10:04:04−3:2312:32 pm (27.4°)92.361
Oct 287:32 am5:32 pm10:00:41−3:2212:32 pm (27.1°)92.336
Oct 297:33 am5:31 pm9:57:19−3:2112:32 pm (26.7°)92.311
Oct 307:35 am5:29 pm9:53:59−3:2012:32 pm (26.4°)92.286
Oct 317:37 am5:27 pm9:50:40−3:1812:32 pm (26.1°)92.262
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Nelson

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 25-12:49 am4:06 pm8:57 pm(24.9°)247,50275.2%
Oct 26-1:58 am4:26 pm9:41 pm(29.5°)249,57983.2%
Oct 27-3:06 am4:44 pm10:23 pm(34.5°)251,07389.9%
Oct 28-4:12 am5:01 pm11:03 pm(39.6°)252,02094.9%
Oct 29-5:18 am5:17 pm11:43 pm(44.7°)252,46998.3%
Oct 30-6:23 am5:34 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 31-7:29 am5:52 pm12:24 am(49.7°)252,46599.8%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Nelson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Oct 25, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:22 amMon 5:25 pmMon 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 4:07 amSun 4:37 pmSun 10:22 amGood visibility
MarsSun 5:11 pmMon 6:01 amSun 11:36 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 1:48 pmSun 10:06 pmSun 5:57 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 2:06 pmSun 10:36 pmSun 6:21 pmAverage visibility
UranusSun 5:44 pmMon 8:05 amMon 12:55 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 4:12 pmMon 3:24 amSun 9:48 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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