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

Moon: 12.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 2, 2017 at 7:20:00 am


Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 7:58 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 10:32 am 83° East
Moonset Today: 10:10 pm 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 58 minutes (-2m 39s)

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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

7:20 am

Altitude

3.1°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 58m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 39s

Winter: +3h 40m

Summer: -2h 5m

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 – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:32 am
Civil Twilight6:32 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 7:58 pm
Civil Twilight7:58 pm – 8:26 pm
Nautical Twilight8:26 pm – 8:59 pm
Astro. Twilight8:59 pm – 9:33 pm
Night9:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 27:00 am7:58 pm12:58:06−2:391:29 pm (56.9°)92.127
Mar 37:01 am7:56 pm12:55:26−2:401:29 pm (56.5°)92.150
Mar 47:02 am7:55 pm12:52:45−2:401:29 pm (56.1°)92.172
Mar 57:03 am7:53 pm12:50:04−2:401:29 pm (55.7°)92.195
Mar 67:04 am7:52 pm12:47:23−2:411:28 pm (55.3°)92.218
Mar 77:05 am7:50 pm12:44:42−2:411:28 pm (54.9°)92.241
Mar 87:07 am7:49 pm12:42:01−2:411:28 pm (54.6°)92.264
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. 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 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

7:20 am

Altitude

-34.8°

Heading

116° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.2%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 210:32 am10:10 pm-4:25 pm(42.4°)229,64315.2%
Mar 311:41 am10:49 pm-5:18 pm(38.1°)229,32924.8%
Mar 412:49 pm11:31 pm-6:13 pm(34.5°)229,49035.8%
Mar 51:56 pm--7:09 pm(31.8°)230,03747.6%
Mar 6-12:18 am3:01 pm8:06 pm(30.3°)230,89759.4%
Mar 7-1:10 am4:00 pm9:03 pm(30.0°)232,02670.6%
Mar 8-2:07 am4:54 pm10:00 pm(31.0°)233,40980.5%
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. 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 Palmerston North This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Mar 2, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:34 amThu 7:56 pmThu 1:16 pmVery difficult to see
VenusThu 9:51 amThu 8:38 pmThu 3:14 pmAverage visiblity
MarsThu 10:36 amThu 9:37 pmThu 4:07 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:37 pmThu 10:30 amThu 4:03 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:01 amThu 3:47 pmThu 8:24 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 10:25 amThu 9:34 pmThu 3:59 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:02 amThu 8:00 pmThu 1:31 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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