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Moon: 22.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 22, 2017 at 10:37:15 am


Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 8:20 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 2:24 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:11 pm 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 21 minutes (-2m 41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nelson

The Sun's altitude in Nelson 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

10:37 am

Altitude

39.3°

Heading

66° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 21m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 41s

Winter: +4h 10m

Summer: -1h 47m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nelson Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Nelson 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 – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:30 am
Civil Twilight6:30 am – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 8:20 pm
Civil Twilight8:20 pm – 8:49 pm
Nautical Twilight8:49 pm – 9:23 pm
Astro. Twilight9:23 pm – 10:00 pm
Night10:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 226:59 am8:20 pm13:21:42−2:411:40 pm (58.9°)91.953
Feb 237:00 am8:19 pm13:19:00−2:421:40 pm (58.6°)91.975
Feb 247:01 am8:17 pm13:16:17−2:421:40 pm (58.2°)91.996
Feb 257:02 am8:16 pm13:13:34−2:431:39 pm (57.8°)92.018
Feb 267:03 am8:14 pm13:10:50−2:431:39 pm (57.5°)92.039
Feb 277:05 am8:13 pm13:08:06−2:441:39 pm (57.1°)92.061
Feb 287:06 am8:11 pm13:05:21−2:441:39 pm (56.7°)92.083
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 214:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 238:02 am
December SolsticeDec 225:28 am
* All times are local Nelson time.

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Today's Moon in Nelson

The Moon's path in Nelson 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 2017 Moon Phases

10:37 am

Altitude

65.0°

Heading

332° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

22.3%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 222:24 am5:11 pm-9:48 am(67.2°)247,82122.6%
Feb 233:14 am5:58 pm-10:37 am(66.7°)245,31714.6%
Feb 244:10 am6:42 pm-11:28 am(65.3°)242,4468.0%
Feb 255:09 am7:22 pm-12:19 pm(62.8°)239,4483.2%
Feb 266:12 am7:59 pm-1:10 pm(59.5°)236,5690.5%
Feb 277:18 am8:34 pm-2:00 pm(55.4°)234,0230.2%
Feb 288:25 am9:09 pm-2:51 pm(50.9°)231,9722.7%
* All times are local time for Nelson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Wed, Feb 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:01 amWed 8:04 pmWed 1:03 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 10:20 amWed 9:20 pmWed 3:50 pmAverage visiblity
MarsWed 10:48 amWed 10:03 pmWed 4:26 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 10:17 pmWed 11:14 amWed 4:46 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:37 amWed 4:28 pmWed 9:03 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 11:05 amWed 10:13 pmWed 4:39 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:40 amWed 8:41 pmWed 2:10 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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