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Rarotonga, Cook Islands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 16.7%
Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 28, 2020 at 8:58:28 am


Sunrise Today: 6:45 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 6:41 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 10:22 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 9:46 pm 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 56 minutes (-1m 12s)

Location of RarotongaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

Time:8:58 am
Altitude:29.6°
Direction:73° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 56m 14s (Mar 28, 2020)

1 minute, 12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 27, 2020)

1 hour, 5 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

1 hour, 29 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rarotonga Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:45 am
Daylight6:45 am – 6:41 pm
Civil Twilight6:41 pm – 7:04 pm
Nautical Twilight7:04 pm – 7:29 pm
Astro. Twilight7:29 pm – 7:55 pm
Night7:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 286:45 am6:41 pm11:56:14−1:1212:43 pm (65.3°)92.809
Mar 296:45 am6:40 pm11:55:02−1:1212:43 pm (64.9°)92.835
Mar 306:46 am6:40 pm11:53:49−1:1212:43 pm (64.5°)92.861
Mar 316:46 am6:39 pm11:52:37−1:1212:43 pm (64.2°)92.887
Apr 16:46 am6:38 pm11:51:25−1:1212:42 pm (63.8°)92.913
Apr 26:47 am6:37 pm11:50:13−1:1112:42 pm (63.4°)92.939
Apr 36:47 am6:36 pm11:49:01−1:1112:42 pm (63.0°)92.966
* All times are local time for Rarotonga. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Rarotonga

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 2810:22 am9:46 pm-4:05 pm(50.7°)248,30418.9%
Mar 2911:15 am10:30 pm-4:53 pm(47.5°)245,88027.4%
Mar 3012:10 pm11:18 pm-5:44 pm(45.4°)242,91537.1%
Mar 311:06 pm--6:38 pm(44.4°)239,48147.6%
Apr 1-12:11 am2:01 pm7:34 pm(44.9°)235,72458.6%
Apr 2-1:08 am2:55 pm8:31 pm(46.8°)231,87169.6%
Apr 3-2:09 am3:46 pm9:27 pm(50.3°)228,22379.8%
* All times are local time for Rarotonga. 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 Rarotonga This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Mar 28, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:49 amSat 5:23 pmSat 11:06 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 10:11 amSat 9:03 pmSat 3:37 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 1:38 amSat 2:53 pmSat 8:16 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 1:19 amSat 2:32 pmSat 7:56 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 1:49 amSat 2:57 pmSat 8:23 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 8:41 amSat 8:04 pmSat 2:23 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSat 5:24 amSat 5:43 pmSat 11:33 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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