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

Moon: 50.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2019 at 6:02:20 am


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:05 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:24 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 1:27 pm 257° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 58 minutes (-36s)

Location of RarotongaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

Time:6:02 am
Altitude:-15.0°
Direction:73° E
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 10h 58m 24s (May 26, 2019)

36 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 25, 2019)

8 minutes, 2 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

2 hours, 27 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rarotonga Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:48 am
Astro. Twilight5:48 am – 6:15 am
Nautical Twilight6:15 am – 6:43 am
Civil Twilight6:43 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 6:05 pm
Civil Twilight6:05 pm – 6:29 pm
Nautical Twilight6:29 pm – 6:56 pm
Astro. Twilight6:56 pm – 7:23 pm
Night7:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rarotonga - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 267:06 am6:05 pm10:58:24−0:3612:36 pm (47.6°)94.173
May 277:07 am6:05 pm10:57:48−0:3512:36 pm (47.4°)94.190
May 287:07 am6:04 pm10:57:14−0:3412:36 pm (47.3°)94.206
May 297:08 am6:04 pm10:56:41−0:3312:36 pm (47.1°)94.222
May 307:08 am6:04 pm10:56:09−0:3112:36 pm (47.0°)94.238
May 317:08 am6:04 pm10:55:39−0:3012:36 pm (46.8°)94.253
Jun 17:09 am6:04 pm10:55:09−0:2912:36 pm (46.7°)94.268
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2612:24 am1:27 pm-6:57 am(81.7°)251,11150.0%
May 271:13 am2:03 pm-7:40 am(77.6°)250,56840.3%
May 282:03 am2:38 pm-8:22 am(73.0°)249,22130.8%
May 292:53 am3:12 pm-9:04 am(68.2°)247,17522.0%
May 303:43 am3:48 pm-9:48 am(63.4°)244,59214.1%
May 314:36 am4:27 pm-10:33 am(58.6°)241,6827.6%
Jun 15:31 am5:08 pm-11:21 am(54.1°)238,6762.9%
* 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, Sun, May 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:38 amSun 6:28 pmSun 1:03 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 5:30 amSun 4:49 pmSun 11:10 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 9:30 amSun 8:14 pmSun 2:52 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 7:08 pmSun 8:25 amSun 1:46 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:13 pmSun 10:26 amSun 3:49 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:50 amSun 4:13 pmSun 10:31 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:32 amSun 1:52 pmSun 7:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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