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Moon: 4.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 3:59:57 am


Sunrise Today: 6:56 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 8:10 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 5:03 am 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:16 pm 252° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 13 minutes (-2m 43s)

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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

3:59 am

Altitude

-29.4°

Heading

138° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 13m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 43s

Winter: +4h 2m

Summer: -1h 56m

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 – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:54 am
Nautical Twilight5:54 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:56 am
Daylight6:56 am – 8:10 pm
Civil Twilight8:10 pm – 8:38 pm
Nautical Twilight8:38 pm – 9:12 pm
Astro. Twilight9:12 pm – 9:48 pm
Night9:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:56 am8:10 pm13:13:37−2:431:33 pm (57.8°)92.017
Feb 266:57 am8:08 pm13:10:53−2:441:33 pm (57.4°)92.039
Feb 276:59 am8:07 pm13:08:08−2:441:33 pm (57.1°)92.061
Feb 287:00 am8:05 pm13:05:24−2:441:33 pm (56.7°)92.083
Mar 17:01 am8:04 pm13:02:38−2:451:33 pm (56.3°)92.105
Mar 27:02 am8:02 pm12:59:53−2:451:33 pm (55.9°)92.127
Mar 37:03 am8:01 pm12:57:07−2:451:32 pm (55.6°)92.150
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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 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 2017 Moon Phases

3:59 am

Altitude

-11.1°

Heading

121° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.6%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 255:03 am7:16 pm-12:13 pm(62.8°)239,4613.2%
Feb 266:06 am7:53 pm-1:03 pm(59.5°)236,5800.5%
Feb 277:11 am8:28 pm-1:54 pm(55.4°)234,0330.2%
Feb 288:19 am9:03 pm-2:45 pm(50.9°)231,9792.6%
Mar 19:27 am9:37 pm-3:36 pm(46.1°)230,5107.7%
Mar 210:36 am10:13 pm-4:28 pm(41.4°)229,64115.3%
Mar 311:45 am10:51 pm-5:21 pm(37.1°)229,32924.8%
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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 Wellington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:10 amSat 7:59 pmSat 1:05 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 10:09 amSat 9:02 pmSat 3:35 pmAverage visiblity
MarsSat 10:41 amSat 9:50 pmSat 4:16 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 9:59 pmSat 10:56 amSat 4:28 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 1:20 amSat 4:12 pmSat 8:46 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 10:48 amSat 9:55 pmSat 4:22 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:23 amSat 8:24 pmSat 1:53 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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