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Nelson, NSN, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 70.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 23, 2021 at 2:54:28 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:21 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:55 pm 243° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 4:05 pm 66° East
Moonset Today: 1:36 am 291° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (-1m 58s)
Location of NelsonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Nelson

Time:2:54 pm
Altitude:62.8°
Direction:318° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 34m 24s (Jan 23, 2021)

1 minute, 58 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 22, 2021)

5 hours, 22 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

35 minutes, 19 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nelson Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:25 am
Astro. Twilight4:25 am – 5:09 am
Nautical Twilight5:09 am – 5:49 am
Civil Twilight5:49 am – 6:21 am
Daylight6:21 am – 8:55 pm
Civil Twilight8:55 pm – 9:27 pm
Nautical Twilight9:27 pm – 10:06 pm
Astro. Twilight10:06 pm – 10:50 pm
Night10:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 236:21 am8:55 pm14:34:24−1:581:38 pm (68.2°)91.490
Jan 246:22 am8:54 pm14:32:24−2:001:38 pm (67.9°)91.499
Jan 256:23 am8:53 pm14:30:21−2:021:39 pm (67.7°)91.508
Jan 266:24 am8:53 pm14:28:15−2:051:39 pm (67.4°)91.518
Jan 276:26 am8:52 pm14:26:08−2:071:39 pm (67.2°)91.529
Jan 286:27 am8:51 pm14:23:58−2:091:39 pm (66.9°)91.540
Jan 296:28 am8:50 pm14:21:46−2:111:39 pm (66.7°)91.551
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Nelson

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 23-1:36 am4:05 pm9:08 pm(29.4°)249,99572.5%
Jan 24-2:06 am5:06 pm9:56 pm(26.2°)248,24580.9%
Jan 25-2:40 am6:07 pm10:46 pm(24.0°)245,93488.2%
Jan 26-3:22 am7:06 pm11:39 pm(23.0°)243,26694.0%
Jan 27-4:12 am7:59 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 28-5:10 am8:47 pm12:34 am(23.5°)240,46898.0%
Jan 29-6:16 am9:28 pm1:29 am(25.4°)237,76199.8%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Nelson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 23, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:56 amSat 9:48 pmSat 2:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 5:05 amSat 8:03 pmSat 12:34 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 2:29 pmSun 12:43 amSat 7:36 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 6:46 amSat 9:10 pmSat 1:58 pmDifficult to see
SaturnSat 6:27 amSat 8:58 pmSat 1:43 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
UranusSat 2:19 pmSun 12:48 amSat 7:33 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 10:16 amSat 10:58 pmSat 4:37 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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