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Flag for New Zealand Palmerston North, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 25.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2017 at 2:58:56 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:27 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:21 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:19 am 88° East
Moonset Today: 10:37 pm 269° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 53 minutes (+1m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Palmerston North

The Sun's altitude in Palmerston North 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

2:58 pm

Altitude

20.7°

Heading

321° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

9h 53m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 47s

Winter: +36m 18s

Summer: -5h 9m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Palmerston North Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Palmerston North 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 – 5:52 am
Astro. Twilight5:52 am – 6:25 am
Nautical Twilight6:25 am – 6:58 am
Civil Twilight6:58 am – 7:27 am
Daylight7:27 am – 5:21 pm
Civil Twilight5:21 pm – 5:50 pm
Nautical Twilight5:50 pm – 6:23 pm
Astro. Twilight6:23 pm – 6:55 pm
Night6:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 287:27 am5:21 pm9:53:37+1:4712:24 pm (30.7°)94.393
Jul 297:26 am5:21 pm9:55:27+1:4912:24 pm (30.9°)94.382
Jul 307:25 am5:22 pm9:57:18+1:5112:24 pm (31.2°)94.371
Jul 317:24 am5:23 pm9:59:12+1:5312:23 pm (31.4°)94.359
Aug 17:23 am5:24 pm10:01:07+1:5512:23 pm (31.7°)94.347
Aug 27:22 am5:25 pm10:03:05+1:5712:23 pm (31.9°)94.335
Aug 37:21 am5:26 pm10:05:03+1:5812:23 pm (32.2°)94.322
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. 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 Palmerston North time.

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Today's Moon in Palmerston North

The Moon's path in Palmerston North 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

2:58 pm

Altitude

44.1°

Heading

30° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.8%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2810:19 am10:37 pm-4:24 pm(48.5°)240,79926.4%
Jul 2910:49 am11:37 pm-5:09 pm(52.9°)244,25736.2%
Jul 3011:20 am--5:54 pm(57.0°)247,19646.3%
Jul 31-12:36 am11:50 am6:38 pm(60.7°)249,45056.3%
Aug 1-1:33 am12:23 pm7:23 pm(63.8°)250,93065.9%
Aug 2-2:30 am12:59 pm8:09 pm(66.2°)251,61374.8%
Aug 3-3:24 am1:38 pm8:56 pm(67.9°)251,54082.8%
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Palmerston North This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:41 amFri 7:39 pmFri 2:09 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 4:52 amSat 2:21 pmSat 9:37 amGood visibility
MarsSat 7:31 amSat 5:13 pmSat 12:22 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterFri 10:35 amFri 11:16 pmFri 4:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 1:55 pmSat 4:39 amFri 9:17 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:11 amSat 11:04 amSat 5:38 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 8:26 pmSat 9:20 amSat 2:53 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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