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Tauranga, BOP, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 97.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 20, 2019 at 10:37:41 am


Sunrise Today: 7:17 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 7:27 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 7:14 pm 79° East
Moonset Today: 5:40 am 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 26s)

Location of TaurangaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Tauranga

Time:10:37 am
Altitude:36.8°
Direction:56° NE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 10m 27s (Mar 20, 2019)

2 minutes, 26 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 19, 2019)

2 hours, 37 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

2 hours, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Tauranga Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:49 am
Astro. Twilight5:49 am – 6:20 am
Nautical Twilight6:20 am – 6:51 am
Civil Twilight6:51 am – 7:17 am
Daylight7:17 am – 7:27 pm
Civil Twilight7:27 pm – 7:54 pm
Nautical Twilight7:54 pm – 8:24 pm
Astro. Twilight8:24 pm – 8:55 pm
Night8:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Tauranga - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 207:17 am7:27 pm12:10:27−2:261:23 pm (52.7°)92.549
Mar 217:18 am7:26 pm12:08:00−2:261:22 pm (52.3°)92.575
Mar 227:19 am7:24 pm12:05:34−2:261:22 pm (51.9°)92.601
Mar 237:20 am7:23 pm12:03:07−2:261:22 pm (51.5°)92.627
Mar 247:21 am7:21 pm12:00:41−2:261:21 pm (51.1°)92.654
Mar 257:22 am7:20 pm11:58:15−2:251:21 pm (50.7°)92.681
Mar 267:23 am7:18 pm11:55:50−2:251:21 pm (50.3°)92.708
* All times are local time for Tauranga. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 10:58 am in Tauranga.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Tauranga

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Tauranga - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 20-5:40 am7:14 pm12:04 am(39.1°)223,37996.1%
Mar 21-6:53 am7:51 pm1:00 am(44.4°)223,56099.4%
Mar 22-8:05 am8:26 pm1:54 am(50.1°)224,92999.5%
Mar 23-9:16 am9:00 pm2:46 am(55.8°)227,37396.6%
Mar 24-10:25 am9:36 pm3:38 am(61.2°)230,65691.0%
Mar 25-11:31 am10:14 pm4:30 am(65.8°)234,45683.4%
Mar 26-12:35 pm10:55 pm5:21 am(69.5°)238,42574.3%
* All times are local time for Tauranga. 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 Tauranga This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Mar 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:38 amWed 6:50 pmWed 12:44 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:13 amWed 5:52 pmWed 11:03 amGood visibility
MarsWed 11:45 amWed 9:45 pmWed 4:45 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 11:42 pmWed 2:17 pmWed 6:59 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:36 amWed 4:03 pmWed 8:49 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 9:54 amWed 8:47 pmWed 3:20 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 6:17 amWed 6:59 pmWed 12:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Tauranga.

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