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

Moon: 6.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 24, 2017 at 4:44:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 8:07 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 4:02 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:30 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 14 minutes (-2m 37s)

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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

4:44 pm

Altitude

37.2°

Heading

292° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 14m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 37s

Winter: +3h 56m

Summer: -1h 49m

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 – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:51 am
Nautical Twilight5:51 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 8:07 pm
Civil Twilight8:07 pm – 8:35 pm
Nautical Twilight8:35 pm – 9:09 pm
Astro. Twilight9:09 pm – 9:44 pm
Night9:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 246:53 am8:07 pm13:14:01−2:371:30 pm (59.1°)91.996
Feb 256:54 am8:05 pm13:11:23−2:381:30 pm (58.8°)92.017
Feb 266:55 am8:04 pm13:08:44−2:381:30 pm (58.4°)92.039
Feb 276:56 am8:02 pm13:06:05−2:381:30 pm (58.0°)92.061
Feb 286:58 am8:01 pm13:03:26−2:391:30 pm (57.6°)92.083
Mar 16:59 am7:59 pm13:00:46−2:391:29 pm (57.3°)92.105
Mar 27:00 am7:58 pm12:58:06−2:401:29 pm (56.9°)92.127
* 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

4:44 pm

Altitude

18.3°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.8%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 244:02 am6:30 pm-11:18 am(66.2°)242,4658.1%
Feb 255:01 am7:11 pm-12:09 pm(63.8°)239,4683.2%
Feb 266:04 am7:48 pm-1:00 pm(60.4°)236,5870.5%
Feb 277:09 am8:24 pm-1:51 pm(56.4°)234,0380.2%
Feb 288:16 am8:59 pm-2:42 pm(51.8°)231,9832.6%
Mar 19:23 am9:34 pm-3:33 pm(47.1°)230,5137.7%
Mar 210:32 am10:10 pm-4:25 pm(42.4°)229,64315.2%
* 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, Fri, Feb 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:03 amFri 7:54 pmFri 12:59 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 10:06 amFri 9:04 pmFri 3:35 pmAverage visiblity
MarsFri 10:37 amFri 9:50 pmFri 4:14 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 9:57 pmSat 10:51 amSat 4:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 1:19 amSat 4:05 pmSat 8:42 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 10:47 amFri 9:57 pmFri 4:22 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:24 amFri 8:23 pmFri 1:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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