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Papeete, French Polynesia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 95.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 18, 2019 at 8:25:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:01 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:10 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 4:46 pm 75° East
Moonset Today: 3:35 am 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 minutes (-1m)

Location of PapeeteLocation

Today's Sun Position in Papeete

Time:8:25 pm
Altitude:-32.7°
Direction:257° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 8m 49s (Mar 18, 2019)

1 minute shorter than yesterday (Mar 17, 2019)

1 hour, 4 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

1 hour, 2 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Papeete Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:49 am
Astro. Twilight4:49 am – 5:14 am
Nautical Twilight5:14 am – 5:40 am
Civil Twilight5:40 am – 6:01 am
Daylight6:01 am – 6:10 pm
Civil Twilight6:10 pm – 6:32 pm
Nautical Twilight6:32 pm – 6:57 pm
Astro. Twilight6:57 pm – 7:22 pm
Night7:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Papeete - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 186:01 am6:10 pm12:08:49−1:0012:06 pm (73.3°)92.521
Mar 196:01 am6:09 pm12:07:49−1:0012:05 pm (72.9°)92.546
Mar 206:02 am6:08 pm12:06:49−1:0012:05 pm (72.5°)92.572
Mar 216:02 am6:08 pm12:05:49−0:5912:05 pm (72.1°)92.598
Mar 226:02 am6:07 pm12:04:49−0:5912:05 pm (71.7°)92.625
Mar 236:02 am6:06 pm12:03:49−0:5912:04 pm (71.3°)92.651
Mar 246:02 am6:05 pm12:02:49−0:5912:04 pm (70.9°)92.678
* All times are local time for Papeete. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 11:58 am in Papeete.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Papeete

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Papeete - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 18-3:35 am4:46 pm10:41 pm(59.0°)223,42395.6%
Mar 19-4:39 am5:36 pm11:37 pm(64.3°)223,49199.2%
Mar 20-5:42 am6:24 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 21-6:43 am7:09 pm12:31 am(70.0°)224,74999.6%
Mar 22-7:43 am7:54 pm1:24 am(75.7°)227,10097.0%
Mar 23-8:42 am8:39 pm2:16 am(81.2°)230,31591.6%
Mar 24-9:40 am9:25 pm3:08 am(85.9°)234,08184.2%
* 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, Mon, Mar 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:25 amTue 5:30 pmTue 11:27 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 3:24 amTue 4:07 pmTue 9:46 amGood visibility
MarsMon 9:52 amMon 9:07 pmMon 3:30 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 11:10 pmTue 12:14 pmTue 5:42 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 1:02 amTue 2:03 pmTue 7:33 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:17 amTue 7:51 pmTue 2:04 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:12 amTue 5:31 pmTue 11:22 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Papeete.

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