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

Moon: 98.7%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 24, 2024 at 4:48:43 am
Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 6:05 pm 292° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 7:12 pm 120° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:21 am 240° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 59 minutes (-38s)
Location of RarotongaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rarotonga

Time:4:48 am
Altitude:-31.5°
Direction:78° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 59m 8s (May 24, 2024)

38 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 23, 2024)

8 minutes, 47 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

2 hours, 26 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

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 – 6:42 am
Civil Twilight6:42 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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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 247:06 am6:05 pm10:59:08−0:3812:36 pm (47.8°)94.146
May 257:06 am6:05 pm10:58:31−0:3712:36 pm (47.6°)94.163
May 267:07 am6:05 pm10:57:55−0:3512:36 pm (47.4°)94.179
May 277:07 am6:04 pm10:57:21−0:3412:36 pm (47.3°)94.196
May 287:08 am6:04 pm10:56:47−0:3312:36 pm (47.1°)94.212
May 297:08 am6:04 pm10:56:15−0:3212:36 pm (47.0°)94.228
May 307:08 am6:04 pm10:55:44−0:3012:36 pm (46.8°)94.243
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Rarotonga - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:21 am7:12 pm1:19 am(84.2°)240,73999.0%
May 25-9:20 am8:11 pm2:16 am(82.8°)238,49895.7%
May 26-10:18 am9:13 pm3:15 am(83.1°)236,40990.2%
May 27-11:10 am10:17 pm4:13 am(85.4°)234,51582.4%
May 28-11:57 am11:20 pm5:10 am(89.2°)232,83472.9%
May 29-12:40 pm-6:03 am(85.5°)231,38062.0%
May 3012:21 am1:19 pm-6:53 am(79.2°)230,18250.3%
* 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, Fri, May 24, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:30 amFri 4:54 pmFri 11:12 amAverage visibility
VenusFri 6:53 amFri 5:54 pmFri 12:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 3:44 amFri 3:30 pmFri 9:37 amAverage visibility
JupiterFri 6:47 amFri 5:48 pmFri 12:18 pmDifficult to see
SaturnFri 1:36 amFri 1:59 pmFri 7:47 amAverage visibility
UranusFri 6:21 amFri 5:24 pmFri 11:53 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 2:24 amFri 2:31 pmFri 8:27 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rarotonga.

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