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Moon: 1.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 25, 2017 at 10:57:49 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:07 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 5:41 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 5:00 am 89° East
Moonset Today: 5:09 pm 275° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 34 minutes (-2m 27s)

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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

10:57 pm

Altitude

-56.2°

Heading

220° SW

Position

Night

Day length

10h 34m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 27s

Winter: +1h 22m

Summer: -4h 35m

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 – 5:34 am
Astro. Twilight5:34 am – 6:06 am
Nautical Twilight6:06 am – 6:39 am
Civil Twilight6:39 am – 7:07 am
Daylight7:07 am – 5:41 pm
Civil Twilight5:41 pm – 6:10 pm
Nautical Twilight6:10 pm – 6:42 pm
Astro. Twilight6:42 pm – 7:14 pm
Night7:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nelson - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 257:07 am5:41 pm10:34:14−2:2712:24 pm (35.6°)93.513
Apr 267:08 am5:40 pm10:31:48−2:2612:24 pm (35.2°)93.538
Apr 277:09 am5:38 pm10:29:23−2:2412:24 pm (34.9°)93.563
Apr 287:10 am5:37 pm10:27:00−2:2312:24 pm (34.6°)93.587
Apr 297:11 am5:36 pm10:24:37−2:2212:24 pm (34.3°)93.611
Apr 307:12 am5:35 pm10:22:16−2:2112:24 pm (34.0°)93.634
May 17:13 am5:33 pm10:19:56−2:1912:23 pm (33.7°)93.657
* All times are local time for Nelson. 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

10:57 pm

Altitude

-52.9°

Heading

195° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.8%

Moon in Nelson - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 255:00 am5:09 pm-11:09 am(45.8°)227,2283.6%
Apr 266:12 am5:46 pm-12:03 pm(40.9°)224,8240.5%
Apr 277:25 am6:26 pm-12:59 pm(36.4°)223,5000.6%
Apr 288:39 am7:12 pm-1:58 pm(32.6°)223,3653.9%
Apr 299:51 am8:02 pm-2:58 pm(30.0°)224,38310.2%
Apr 3010:58 am8:59 pm-3:59 pm(28.8°)226,38018.9%
May 111:58 am10:00 pm-4:58 pm(29.0°)229,09129.3%
* All times are local time for Nelson. 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, Tue, Apr 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:23 amWed 5:14 pmWed 11:48 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:06 amWed 3:59 pmWed 10:03 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 9:31 amWed 6:56 pmWed 2:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 4:54 pmWed 5:32 amTue 11:13 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:31 pmThu 11:22 amThu 3:56 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 6:14 amWed 5:13 pmWed 11:44 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:43 amWed 3:39 pmWed 9:11 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nelson.

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