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Moon: 81.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2018 at 5:37:43 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:37 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:17 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:42 pm 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:23 am 249° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 39 minutes (+1m 39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Wellington

The Sun's altitude in Wellington 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

5:37 pm

Altitude

-4.3°

Heading

293° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

9h 39m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 39s

Winter: +28m 20s

Summer: -5h 30m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wellington Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Wellington 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 – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:33 am
Nautical Twilight6:33 am – 7:07 am
Civil Twilight7:07 am – 7:37 am
Daylight7:37 am – 5:17 pm
Civil Twilight5:17 pm – 5:47 pm
Nautical Twilight5:47 pm – 6:21 pm
Astro. Twilight6:21 pm – 6:54 pm
Night6:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 237:37 am5:17 pm9:39:45+1:3912:27 pm (28.6°)94.437
Jul 247:36 am5:18 pm9:41:27+1:4112:27 pm (28.8°)94.429
Jul 257:36 am5:19 pm9:43:11+1:4412:27 pm (29.0°)94.420
Jul 267:35 am5:20 pm9:44:58+1:4612:27 pm (29.3°)94.411
Jul 277:34 am5:21 pm9:46:47+1:4812:27 pm (29.5°)94.402
Jul 287:33 am5:21 pm9:48:38+1:5112:27 pm (29.7°)94.392
Jul 297:32 am5:22 pm9:50:31+1:5312:27 pm (29.9°)94.382
* All times are local time for Wellington. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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 Wellington time.

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Today's Moon in Wellington

The Moon's path in Wellington 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

5:37 pm

Altitude

41.5°

Heading

75° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.8%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-3:23 am1:42 pm8:59 pm(66.3°)249,00782.9%
Jul 24-4:21 am2:21 pm9:47 pm(68.1°)250,63289.7%
Jul 25-5:16 am3:04 pm10:35 pm(69.1°)251,71494.9%
Jul 26-6:07 am3:52 pm11:23 pm(69.0°)252,29198.3%
Jul 27-6:54 am4:43 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 28-7:35 am5:38 pm12:11 am(67.9°)252,40099.9%
Jul 29-8:13 am6:34 pm12:58 am(65.9°)252,06699.6%
* 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.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Wellington on Jul 28

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Wellington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:33 amMon 7:18 pmMon 1:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:42 amMon 9:00 pmMon 3:21 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 5:13 pmTue 8:32 amTue 12:52 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 12:06 pmTue 1:59 amMon 7:02 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:06 pmTue 6:01 amMon 10:33 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:57 amTue 11:36 amTue 6:17 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 9:01 pmTue 9:50 amTue 3:26 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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