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Moon: 75.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 20, 2018 at 7:05:14 am


Sunrise Today: 6:39 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:39 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 1:38 pm 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:09 am 241° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 59 minutes (+3m 6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Queenstown

The Sun's altitude in Queenstown 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

7:05 am

Altitude

3.9°

Heading

84° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

11h 59m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 6s

Winter: +3h 14m

Summer: -3h 37m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Queenstown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Queenstown 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 – 5:01 am
Astro. Twilight5:01 am – 5:36 am
Nautical Twilight5:36 am – 6:10 am
Civil Twilight6:10 am – 6:39 am
Daylight6:39 am – 6:39 pm
Civil Twilight6:39 pm – 7:08 pm
Nautical Twilight7:08 pm – 7:42 pm
Astro. Twilight7:42 pm – 8:17 pm
Night8:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Queenstown - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 206:39 am6:39 pm11:59:42+3:0612:38 pm (43.8°)93.364
Sep 216:37 am6:40 pm12:02:49+3:0612:38 pm (44.2°)93.338
Sep 226:35 am6:41 pm12:05:55+3:0612:38 pm (44.6°)93.312
Sep 236:33 am6:42 pm12:09:02+3:0612:37 pm (45.0°)93.286
Sep 246:31 am6:44 pm12:12:09+3:0712:37 pm (45.4°)93.259
Sep 256:29 am6:45 pm12:15:17+3:0712:37 pm (45.7°)93.233
Sep 266:28 am6:46 pm12:18:24+3:0712:36 pm (46.1°)93.207
* All times are local time for Queenstown. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 1:54 pm in Queenstown.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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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 Queenstown time.

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Today's Moon in Queenstown

The Moon's path in Queenstown 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

7:05 am

Altitude

-21.6°

Heading

206° SW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

75.7%

Moon in Queenstown - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 20-4:09 am1:38 pm9:16 pm(63.7°)251,53780.4%
Sep 21-4:48 am2:35 pm10:02 pm(61.4°)250,96387.5%
Sep 22-5:22 am3:34 pm10:48 pm(58.3°)249,80993.2%
Sep 23-5:53 am4:36 pm11:33 pm(54.5°)248,21497.3%
Sep 24-6:21 am5:38 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 25-6:47 am6:41 pm12:17 am(50.2°)246,31799.5%
Sep 26-7:13 am7:46 pm1:02 am(45.6°)244,24599.7%
* All times are local time for Queenstown. 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 Queenstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:46 amFri 6:36 pmFri 12:40 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusThu 7:35 amThu 10:22 pmThu 2:58 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 1:21 pmFri 5:00 amThu 9:11 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 8:47 amThu 11:14 pmThu 4:00 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 11:18 amFri 2:42 amThu 7:00 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 9:35 pmThu 8:06 amThu 2:51 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 5:23 pmFri 6:23 amThu 11:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Queenstown.

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