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

Moon: 5.4%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 8, 2021 at 10:24:13 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 6:11 pm 288° West
Moonrise Today: 4:31 am 89° East
Moonset Today: 4:42 pm 274° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 12 minutes (-54s)
Location of RarotongaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

Time:10:24 pm
Altitude:-58.8°
Direction:269° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 11m 43s (May 8, 2021)

54 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 7, 2021)

21 minutes, 21 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

2 hours, 14 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rarotonga Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:43 am
Astro. Twilight5:43 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:36 am
Civil Twilight6:36 am – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 6:11 pm
Civil Twilight6:11 pm – 6:34 pm
Nautical Twilight6:34 pm – 7:01 pm
Astro. Twilight7:01 pm – 7:27 pm
Night7:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 86:59 am6:11 pm11:11:43−0:5412:35 pm (51.4°)93.839
May 97:00 am6:10 pm11:10:49−0:5312:35 pm (51.2°)93.861
May 107:00 am6:10 pm11:09:56−0:5212:35 pm (50.9°)93.882
May 117:00 am6:09 pm11:09:04−0:5112:35 pm (50.7°)93.903
May 127:01 am6:09 pm11:08:13−0:5112:35 pm (50.4°)93.924
May 137:01 am6:09 pm11:07:23−0:5012:35 pm (50.2°)93.945
May 147:02 am6:08 pm11:06:34−0:4912:35 pm (49.9°)93.965
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 84:31 am4:42 pm-10:38 am(65.9°)250,6257.7%
May 95:20 am5:14 pm-11:19 am(60.6°)251,7403.3%
May 106:09 am5:48 pm-12:00 pm(55.6°)252,3900.7%
May 116:59 am6:24 pm-12:43 pm(51.2°)252,5950.0%
May 127:51 am7:04 pm-1:29 pm(47.5°)252,3581.3%
May 138:44 am7:47 pm-2:16 pm(44.7°)251,6634.4%
May 149:37 am8:34 pm-3:06 pm(43.0°)250,4819.3%
* 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, May 8, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:34 amSun 7:20 pmSun 1:57 pmAverage visibility
VenusSun 7:53 amSun 6:52 pmSun 1:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 10:49 amSun 9:32 pmSun 4:11 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 1:14 amSun 1:56 pmSun 7:35 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 12:02 amSun 1:01 pmSun 6:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 6:24 amSun 5:41 pmSun 12:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 2:54 amSun 3:10 pmSun 9:02 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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