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

Moon: 69.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 25, 2018 at 3:14:59 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 8:06 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 4:09 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:14 am 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 12 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

3:14 pm

Altitude

51.2°

Heading

316° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 12m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 37s

Winter: +3h 54m

Summer: -1h 51m

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 – 5:17 am
Astro. Twilight5:17 am – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 8:06 pm
Civil Twilight8:06 pm – 8:34 pm
Nautical Twilight8:34 pm – 9:07 pm
Astro. Twilight9:07 pm – 9:42 pm
Night9:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:54 am8:06 pm13:12:01−2:381:30 pm (58.8°)92.009
Feb 266:55 am8:04 pm13:09:23−2:381:30 pm (58.5°)92.030
Feb 276:56 am8:03 pm13:06:45−2:381:30 pm (58.1°)92.051
Feb 286:57 am8:01 pm13:04:05−2:401:30 pm (57.7°)92.072
Mar 16:58 am8:00 pm13:01:25−2:401:29 pm (57.3°)92.095
Mar 27:00 am7:58 pm12:58:45−2:401:29 pm (57.0°)92.117
Mar 37:01 am7:57 pm12:56:05−2:401:29 pm (56.6°)92.140
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:15 am
June SolsticeJun 2110:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 231:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 2211:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

3:14 pm

Altitude

-10.1°

Heading

72° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

69.7%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 25-1:14 am4:09 pm9:09 pm(28.9°)228,04172.3%
Feb 26-2:08 am5:10 pm10:10 pm(28.9°)226,73382.5%
Feb 27-3:10 am6:06 pm11:10 pm(30.4°)226,15290.8%
Feb 28-4:17 am6:55 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 1-5:28 am7:38 pm12:09 am(33.3°)226,45096.6%
Mar 2-6:39 am8:16 pm1:05 am(37.1°)227,69599.6%
Mar 3-7:49 am8:50 pm1:59 am(41.7°)229,83799.6%
* All times are local time for Palmerston North. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Sun, Feb 25, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:24 amSun 8:27 pmSun 1:56 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:49 amSun 8:38 pmSun 2:14 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 12:40 amSun 3:31 pmSun 8:06 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 11:15 pmMon 1:23 pmMon 6:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 2:04 amSun 4:53 pmSun 9:29 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 11:04 amSun 10:03 pmSun 4:34 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:32 amSun 8:26 pmSun 1:59 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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