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

Moon: 18.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2017 at 7:08:10 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:33 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:21 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:51 am 82° East
Moonset Today: 9:37 pm 275° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 47 minutes (+1m 49s)

Location of WellingtonLocation

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

7:08 pm

Altitude

-20.0°

Heading

278° W

Position

Night

Day length

9h 47m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 49s

Winter: +35m 49s

Summer: -5h 22m

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 – 5:57 am
Astro. Twilight5:57 am – 6:30 am
Nautical Twilight6:30 am – 7:04 am
Civil Twilight7:04 am – 7:33 am
Daylight7:33 am – 5:21 pm
Civil Twilight5:21 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:24 pm
Astro. Twilight6:24 pm – 6:57 pm
Night6:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 277:33 am5:21 pm9:47:14+1:4912:27 pm (29.5°)94.403
Jul 287:33 am5:22 pm9:49:05+1:5112:27 pm (29.8°)94.393
Jul 297:32 am5:23 pm9:50:59+1:5312:27 pm (30.0°)94.382
Jul 307:31 am5:24 pm9:52:55+1:5512:27 pm (30.2°)94.371
Jul 317:30 am5:24 pm9:54:52+1:5712:27 pm (30.5°)94.359
Aug 17:29 am5:25 pm9:56:52+1:5912:27 pm (30.7°)94.347
Aug 27:27 am5:26 pm9:58:53+2:0112:27 pm (31.0°)94.335
* 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

7:08 pm

Altitude

24.6°

Heading

302° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

18.6%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 279:51 am9:37 pm-3:40 pm(43.1°)237,06417.4%
Jul 2810:22 am10:40 pm-4:27 pm(47.6°)240,80826.4%
Jul 2910:52 am11:41 pm-5:13 pm(52.0°)244,26536.2%
Jul 3011:22 am--5:57 pm(56.1°)247,20246.3%
Jul 31-12:41 am11:53 am6:42 pm(59.7°)249,45456.3%
Aug 1-1:38 am12:25 pm7:27 pm(62.8°)250,93265.9%
Aug 2-2:35 am1:00 pm8:12 pm(65.3°)251,61474.8%
* 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, Thu, Jul 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:47 amThu 7:39 pmThu 2:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 4:57 amFri 2:21 pmFri 9:39 amGood visibility
MarsFri 7:39 amFri 5:15 pmFri 12:27 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterThu 10:41 amThu 11:23 pmThu 5:02 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 1:59 pmFri 4:49 amThu 9:24 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:20 amFri 11:10 amFri 5:45 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:33 pmFri 9:28 amFri 3:00 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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