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Wellington, WGN, New Zealand — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.6%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 20, 2021 at 5:05:50 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:46 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:58 pm 301° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 1:41 pm 97° East
Moonset Today: 1:45 am 267° West
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 11 minutes (-5s)
Location of WellingtonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Wellington

Time:5:05 pm
Altitude:-1.2°
Direction:300° NW
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 9h 11m 25s (Jun 20, 2021)

5 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jun 19, 2021)

1 second longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

5 hours, 58 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wellington Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:06 am
Astro. Twilight6:06 am – 6:40 am
Nautical Twilight6:40 am – 7:15 am
Civil Twilight7:15 am – 7:46 am
Daylight7:46 am – 4:58 pm
Civil Twilight4:58 pm – 5:29 pm
Nautical Twilight5:29 pm – 6:04 pm
Astro. Twilight6:04 pm – 6:37 pm
Night6:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 207:46 am4:58 pm9:11:25−0:0512:22 pm (25.3°)94.458
Jun 217:46 am4:58 pm9:11:23−0:0212:22 pm (25.3°)94.464
Jun 227:47 am4:58 pm9:11:24+0:0112:22 pm (25.3°)94.469
Jun 237:47 am4:58 pm9:11:29+0:0412:23 pm (25.3°)94.475
Jun 247:47 am4:59 pm9:11:38+0:0812:23 pm (25.3°)94.479
Jun 257:47 am4:59 pm9:11:50+0:1212:23 pm (25.4°)94.484
Jun 267:47 am4:59 pm9:12:06+0:1512:23 pm (25.4°)94.488
* All times are local time for Wellington. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 3:32 pm in Wellington. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 58 minutes shorter than on December Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Wellington

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 20-1:45 am1:41 pm8:14 pm(55.5°)228,02573.9%
Jun 21-2:59 am2:10 pm9:06 pm(61.6°)225,70783.9%
Jun 22-4:15 am2:43 pm10:02 pm(67.0°)224,17892.0%
Jun 23-5:34 am3:23 pm11:03 pm(71.1°)223,66797.4%
Jun 24-6:52 am4:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 25-8:05 am5:12 pm12:06 am(73.6°)224,30599.9%
Jun 26-9:08 am6:20 pm1:11 am(74.0°)226,08299.1%
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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 Wellington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 20, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:30 amMon 4:20 pmMon 11:25 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 9:24 amSun 6:35 pmSun 2:00 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSun 10:11 amSun 7:46 pmSun 2:58 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 9:58 pmMon 11:26 amMon 4:42 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:20 pmMon 10:33 amMon 3:26 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:01 amMon 2:14 pmMon 9:07 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:45 pmMon 12:16 pmMon 6:00 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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