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Moon: 76.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 19, 2018 at 12:36:52 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 5:53 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 1:45 pm 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:15 am 249° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (+58s)

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Today's Sun Position in Papeete

The Sun's altitude in Papeete today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:36 pm

Altitude

68.2°

Heading

328° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 3m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +58s

Winter: +58m 55s

Summer: -1h 7m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Papeete Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Papeete today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 4:38 am
Astro. Twilight4:38 am – 5:03 am
Nautical Twilight5:03 am – 5:28 am
Civil Twilight5:28 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 5:53 pm
Civil Twilight5:53 pm – 6:15 pm
Nautical Twilight6:15 pm – 6:40 pm
Astro. Twilight6:40 pm – 7:05 pm
Night7:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Papeete - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 195:50 am5:53 pm12:03:40+0:5811:51 am (71.2°)93.367
Sep 205:49 am5:53 pm12:04:38+0:5811:51 am (71.6°)93.341
Sep 215:48 am5:54 pm12:05:37+0:5811:51 am (72.0°)93.315
Sep 225:47 am5:54 pm12:06:36+0:5911:50 am (72.4°)93.289
Sep 235:46 am5:54 pm12:07:35+0:5911:50 am (72.8°)93.262
Sep 245:45 am5:54 pm12:08:35+0:5911:50 am (73.2°)93.236
Sep 255:45 am5:54 pm12:09:34+0:5911:49 am (73.6°)93.210
* All times are local time for Papeete. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 3:54 pm in Papeete.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:15 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:07 am
September EquinoxSep 223:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 2112:23 pm
* All times are local Papeete time.

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Today's Moon in Papeete

The Moon's path in Papeete today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

12:36 pm

Altitude

-15.2°

Heading

117° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

76.9%

Moon in Papeete - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 19-2:15 am1:45 pm8:23 pm(88.2°)251,56079.4%
Sep 20-3:00 am2:35 pm9:10 pm(89.6°)251,06286.7%
Sep 21-3:43 am3:25 pm9:56 pm(86.6°)249,96892.6%
Sep 22-4:24 am4:15 pm10:41 pm(82.8°)248,41796.9%
Sep 23-5:04 am5:05 pm11:25 pm(78.6°)246,54899.4%
Sep 24-5:43 am5:55 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 25-6:21 am6:46 pm12:09 am(74.0°)244,49199.8%
* All times are local time for Papeete. 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 Papeete This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:53 amThu 5:53 pmThu 11:53 amVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusWed 7:45 amWed 8:39 pmWed 2:11 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 1:50 pmThu 2:58 amWed 8:24 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:50 amWed 9:38 pmWed 3:14 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 11:41 amThu 12:45 amWed 6:13 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 8:13 pmThu 7:46 amThu 2:00 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 4:56 pmThu 5:16 amWed 11:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Papeete.

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