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

Moon: 95.1%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 26, 2021 at 6:23:59 am
Sunrise Today: 6:17 am 110° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:25 pm 250° West
Moonrise Today: 6:12 pm 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:17 am 297° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 7 minutes (-54s)
Location of RarotongaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

Time:6:23 am
Altitude:0.9°
Direction:110° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 7m 22s (Jan 26, 2021)

54 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 25, 2021)

2 hours, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

18 minutes, 24 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rarotonga Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:56 am
Astro. Twilight4:56 am – 5:25 am
Nautical Twilight5:25 am – 5:54 am
Civil Twilight5:54 am – 6:17 am
Daylight6:17 am – 7:25 pm
Civil Twilight7:25 pm – 7:49 pm
Nautical Twilight7:49 pm – 8:17 pm
Astro. Twilight8:17 pm – 8:46 pm
Night8:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 266:17 am7:25 pm13:07:22−0:5412:51 pm (87.2°)91.528
Jan 276:18 am7:25 pm13:06:26−0:5512:51 pm (87.0°)91.539
Jan 286:19 am7:24 pm13:05:30−0:5612:52 pm (86.7°)91.550
Jan 296:19 am7:24 pm13:04:32−0:5712:52 pm (86.4°)91.562
Jan 306:20 am7:24 pm13:03:34−0:5812:52 pm (86.2°)91.575
Jan 316:21 am7:23 pm13:02:35−0:5912:52 pm (85.9°)91.588
Feb 16:21 am7:23 pm13:01:34−1:0012:52 pm (85.6°)91.602
* 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
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 26-4:17 am6:12 pm11:42 pm(43.6°)240,67797.8%
Jan 27-5:13 am7:04 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 28-6:12 am7:53 pm12:37 am(45.4°)237,95699.7%
Jan 29-7:13 am8:39 pm1:31 am(48.6°)235,50499.3%
Jan 30-8:13 am9:21 pm2:24 am(53.1°)233,45996.3%
Jan 31-9:13 am10:01 pm3:15 am(58.4°)231,89590.8%
Feb 1-10:12 am10:41 pm4:04 am(64.4°)230,82383.0%
* 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, Tue, Jan 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:40 amTue 8:23 pmTue 2:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:13 amTue 6:31 pmTue 11:52 amFairly good visibility
MarsTue 1:04 pmWed 12:17 amTue 6:41 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 6:27 amTue 7:30 pmTue 12:59 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnTue 6:08 amTue 7:15 pmTue 12:41 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusTue 12:50 pmWed 12:11 amTue 6:30 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:24 amTue 9:44 pmTue 3:34 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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