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Moon: 47.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 20, 2017 at 7:00:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:11 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:46 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:40 am 98° East
Moonset Today: 1:48 pm 260° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 35 minutes (-1m 46s)

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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

7:00 pm

Altitude

18.0°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 35m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 46s

Winter: +5h 17m

Summer: -28m 23s

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 – 4:16 am
Astro. Twilight4:16 am – 5:00 am
Nautical Twilight5:00 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:11 am
Daylight6:11 am – 8:46 pm
Civil Twilight8:46 pm – 9:17 pm
Nautical Twilight9:17 pm – 9:56 pm
Astro. Twilight9:56 pm – 10:40 pm
Night10:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Palmerston North - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 206:11 am8:46 pm14:35:04−1:461:28 pm (69.8°)91.469
Jan 216:12 am8:45 pm14:33:15−1:481:29 pm (69.5°)91.478
Jan 226:13 am8:44 pm14:31:23−1:511:29 pm (69.3°)91.487
Jan 236:14 am8:44 pm14:29:30−1:531:29 pm (69.1°)91.496
Jan 246:15 am8:43 pm14:27:33−1:561:30 pm (68.9°)91.506
Jan 256:17 am8:42 pm14:25:35−1:581:30 pm (68.6°)91.516
Jan 266:18 am8:42 pm14:23:34−2:001:30 pm (68.4°)91.527
* 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

7:00 pm

Altitude

-41.3°

Heading

190° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

47.0%

Moon in Palmerston North - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 2012:40 am1:48 pm-7:10 am(56.0°)249,58751.7%
Jan 211:10 am2:45 pm-7:54 am(59.6°)251,01342.0%
Jan 221:42 am3:40 pm-8:38 am(62.7°)251,58832.6%
Jan 232:17 am4:35 pm-9:23 am(65.2°)251,33823.9%
Jan 242:55 am5:28 pm-10:10 am(67.1°)250,34916.1%
Jan 253:38 am6:20 pm-10:58 am(68.1°)248,7559.5%
Jan 264:26 am7:09 pm-11:48 am(68.1°)246,7244.4%
* 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, Jan 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:21 amFri 7:09 pmFri 11:45 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 10:12 amFri 10:50 pmFri 4:31 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 10:45 amFri 11:10 pmFri 4:57 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 12:14 amSat 1:10 pmSat 6:42 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 3:25 amSat 6:10 pmSat 10:48 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 1:00 pmSat 12:12 amFri 6:36 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 9:36 amFri 10:38 pmFri 4:07 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Palmerston North.

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