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

Moon: 3.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 25, 2017 at 9:33:50 am


Sunrise Today: 6:56 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 5:33 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 4:50 am 89° East
Moonset Today: 5:00 pm 275° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 37 minutes (-2m 22s)

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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

9:33 am

Altitude

24.7°

Heading

44° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 37m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 22s

Winter: +1h 19m

Summer: -4h 26m

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 – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:56 am
Daylight6:56 am – 5:33 pm
Civil Twilight5:33 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:33 pm
Astro. Twilight6:33 pm – 7:05 pm
Night7:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 256:56 am5:33 pm10:37:11−2:2212:15 pm (36.5°)93.513
Apr 266:57 am5:32 pm10:34:49−2:2112:15 pm (36.2°)93.538
Apr 276:58 am5:31 pm10:32:29−2:1912:15 pm (35.8°)93.562
Apr 286:59 am5:29 pm10:30:11−2:1812:15 pm (35.5°)93.587
Apr 297:00 am5:28 pm10:27:53−2:1712:14 pm (35.2°)93.610
Apr 307:01 am5:27 pm10:25:37−2:1612:14 pm (34.9°)93.634
May 17:02 am5:26 pm10:23:22−2:1512:14 pm (34.6°)93.657
* 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

9:33 am

Altitude

43.0°

Heading

29° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.8%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 254:50 am5:00 pm-10:59 am(46.8°)227,2473.6%
Apr 266:01 am5:37 pm-11:53 am(41.9°)224,8370.5%
Apr 277:14 am6:18 pm-12:50 pm(37.3°)223,5050.6%
Apr 288:27 am7:04 pm-1:48 pm(33.6°)223,3623.9%
Apr 299:39 am7:55 pm-2:48 pm(31.0°)224,37310.2%
Apr 3010:46 am8:52 pm-3:49 pm(29.7°)226,36418.9%
May 111:46 am9:53 pm-4:49 pm(29.9°)229,07229.2%
* 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, Tue, Apr 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:20 amTue 5:09 pmTue 11:44 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 3:59 amTue 3:52 pmTue 9:56 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 9:19 amTue 6:51 pmTue 2:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 4:46 pmWed 5:23 amTue 11:04 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:32 pmTue 11:18 amTue 3:55 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 6:07 amTue 5:09 pmTue 11:38 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:39 amTue 3:32 pmTue 9:05 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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