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Moon: 94.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 22, 2018 at 11:50:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:22 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 254° West


Moonrise Today: 5:04 pm 96° East
Moonset Today: 5:21 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 27 minutes (+2m 38s)

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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

11:50 pm

Altitude

-34.8°

Heading

203° SW

Position

Night

Day length

13h 27m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 38s

Winter: +4h 15m

Summer: -1h 42m

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 – 4:41 am
Astro. Twilight4:41 am – 5:18 am
Nautical Twilight5:18 am – 5:53 am
Civil Twilight5:53 am – 6:22 am
Daylight6:22 am – 7:49 pm
Civil Twilight7:49 pm – 8:18 pm
Nautical Twilight8:18 pm – 8:53 pm
Astro. Twilight8:53 pm – 9:30 pm
Night9:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 226:22 am7:49 pm13:27:21+2:381:05 pm (59.7°)92.519
Oct 236:20 am7:50 pm13:30:00+2:381:05 pm (60.0°)92.493
Oct 246:19 am7:51 pm13:32:37+2:371:05 pm (60.4°)92.468
Oct 256:17 am7:53 pm13:35:14+2:361:05 pm (60.7°)92.442
Oct 266:16 am7:54 pm13:37:50+2:361:04 pm (61.1°)92.417
Oct 276:14 am7:55 pm13:40:26+2:351:04 pm (61.4°)92.392
Oct 286:13 am7:56 pm13:43:00+2:341:04 pm (61.7°)92.368
* All times are local time for Wellington. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

11:50 pm

Altitude

51.1°

Heading

353° N

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

94.5%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 22-5:21 am5:04 pm11:31 pm(51.4°)244,20394.4%
Oct 23-5:49 am6:06 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 24-6:17 am7:10 pm12:16 am(46.6°)241,58098.2%
Oct 25-6:47 am8:16 pm1:03 am(41.7°)238,98699.8%
Oct 26-7:19 am9:23 pm1:51 am(37.1°)236,59199.0%
Oct 27-7:55 am10:31 pm2:42 am(32.9°)234,52195.7%
Oct 28-8:37 am11:38 pm3:36 am(29.6°)232,84690.0%
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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 Wellington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Oct 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:05 amTue 9:36 pmTue 2:20 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:02 amTue 8:32 pmTue 1:17 pmNot visible
MarsMon 1:22 pmTue 3:46 amMon 8:34 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 7:41 amTue 10:04 pmTue 2:52 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnMon 10:07 amTue 1:05 amMon 5:36 pmAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:45 pmWed 6:30 amWed 1:08 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 3:52 pmTue 4:47 amMon 10:20 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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