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Moon: 31.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 21, 2017 at 9:10:06 am


Sunrise Today: 6:52 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 8:16 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 1:33 am 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:16 pm 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 24 minutes (-2m 41s)

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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

9:10 am

Altitude

24.9°

Heading

82° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 24m 26s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 41s

Winter: +4h 12m

Summer: -1h 45m

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 – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:52 am
Daylight6:52 am – 8:16 pm
Civil Twilight8:16 pm – 8:45 pm
Nautical Twilight8:45 pm – 9:20 pm
Astro. Twilight9:20 pm – 9:56 pm
Night9:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 216:52 am8:16 pm13:24:26−2:411:34 pm (59.3°)91.932
Feb 226:53 am8:15 pm13:21:44−2:411:34 pm (58.9°)91.953
Feb 236:54 am8:13 pm13:19:02−2:421:34 pm (58.5°)91.975
Feb 246:56 am8:12 pm13:16:19−2:421:34 pm (58.2°)91.996
Feb 256:57 am8:10 pm13:13:35−2:431:34 pm (57.8°)92.017
Feb 266:58 am8:09 pm13:10:51−2:431:34 pm (57.4°)92.039
Feb 276:59 am8:07 pm13:08:07−2:441:34 pm (57.1°)92.061
* 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

9:10 am

Altitude

66.5°

Heading

350° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.4%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 211:33 am4:16 pm-8:53 am(66.7°)249,75131.5%
Feb 222:18 am5:06 pm-9:42 am(67.2°)247,83022.6%
Feb 233:09 am5:53 pm-10:32 am(66.7°)245,32914.7%
Feb 244:04 am6:36 pm-11:22 am(65.2°)242,4588.1%
Feb 255:03 am7:16 pm-12:13 pm(62.8°)239,4613.2%
Feb 266:07 am7:53 pm-1:04 pm(59.5°)236,5800.5%
Feb 277:12 am8:29 pm-1:55 pm(55.4°)234,0330.2%
* 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, Tue, Feb 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:50 amTue 7:58 pmTue 12:55 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 10:16 amTue 9:18 pmTue 3:48 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 10:43 amTue 10:00 pmTue 4:21 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 10:16 pmTue 11:13 amTue 4:44 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 1:35 amTue 4:27 pmTue 9:01 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 11:03 amTue 10:11 pmTue 4:37 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:38 amTue 8:40 pmTue 2:09 pmNot visible
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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