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Moon: 0.5%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 26, 2017 at 12:33:41 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:02 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 5:34 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 6:06 am 82° East
Moonset Today: 5:40 pm 281° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 31 minutes (-2m 26s)

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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

12:33 pm

Altitude

35.1°

Heading

356° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 31m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 26s

Winter: +1h 20m

Summer: -4h 38m

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 – 5:29 am
Astro. Twilight5:29 am – 6:01 am
Nautical Twilight6:01 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:02 am
Daylight7:02 am – 5:34 pm
Civil Twilight5:34 pm – 6:02 pm
Nautical Twilight6:02 pm – 6:35 pm
Astro. Twilight6:35 pm – 7:07 pm
Night7:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 267:02 am5:34 pm10:31:45−2:2612:18 pm (35.2°)93.538
Apr 277:03 am5:32 pm10:29:20−2:2412:18 pm (34.9°)93.562
Apr 287:04 am5:31 pm10:26:57−2:2312:18 pm (34.6°)93.587
Apr 297:05 am5:30 pm10:24:34−2:2212:18 pm (34.3°)93.610
Apr 307:06 am5:29 pm10:22:13−2:2112:18 pm (34.0°)93.634
May 17:07 am5:27 pm10:19:53−2:1912:18 pm (33.7°)93.657
May 27:08 am5:26 pm10:17:35−2:1812:17 pm (33.4°)93.680
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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

12:33 pm

Altitude

40.1°

Heading

348° N

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.5%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 266:06 am5:40 pm-11:57 am(40.9°)224,8320.5%
Apr 277:19 am6:20 pm-12:53 pm(36.4°)223,5030.6%
Apr 288:33 am7:05 pm-1:52 pm(32.6°)223,3633.9%
Apr 299:44 am7:56 pm-2:52 pm(30.0°)224,37710.2%
Apr 3010:52 am8:53 pm-3:53 pm(28.8°)226,37018.9%
May 111:52 am9:54 pm-4:52 pm(28.9°)229,07929.3%
May 212:45 pm10:57 pm-5:49 pm(30.4°)232,20740.5%
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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, Wed, Apr 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:17 amWed 5:08 pmWed 11:42 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:00 amWed 3:53 pmWed 9:57 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 9:25 amWed 6:50 pmWed 2:07 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterWed 4:44 pmThu 5:22 amWed 11:03 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:25 pmThu 11:16 amThu 3:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 6:08 amWed 5:07 pmWed 11:38 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:37 amWed 3:33 pmWed 9:05 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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