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

Moon: 8.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 20, 2018 at 6:45:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:11 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:51 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 8:47 am 107° East
Moonset Today: 10:37 pm 256° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 40 minutes (-1m 49s)

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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

6:45 pm

Altitude

21.6°

Heading

262° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 40m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 49s

Winter: +5h 29m

Summer: -29m 2s

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 – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:58 am
Nautical Twilight4:58 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:11 am
Daylight6:11 am – 8:51 pm
Civil Twilight8:51 pm – 9:23 pm
Nautical Twilight9:23 pm – 10:03 pm
Astro. Twilight10:03 pm – 10:49 pm
Night10:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 206:11 am8:51 pm14:40:47−1:491:31 pm (68.9°)91.471
Jan 216:12 am8:51 pm14:38:55−1:521:32 pm (68.7°)91.478
Jan 226:13 am8:50 pm14:37:00−1:551:32 pm (68.4°)91.486
Jan 236:14 am8:49 pm14:35:02−1:581:32 pm (68.2°)91.494
Jan 246:16 am8:49 pm14:33:02−2:001:32 pm (68.0°)91.503
Jan 256:17 am8:48 pm14:30:59−2:031:33 pm (67.7°)91.512
Jan 266:18 am8:47 pm14:28:55−2:041:33 pm (67.5°)91.522
* 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

6:45 pm

Altitude

41.0°

Heading

295° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.9%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 208:47 am10:37 pm-3:46 pm(60.1°)247,7278.2%
Jan 219:47 am11:07 pm-4:31 pm(56.3°)245,65214.7%
Jan 2210:47 am11:37 pm-5:16 pm(52.0°)243,20622.7%
Jan 2311:49 am--6:02 pm(47.4°)240,40632.2%
Jan 24-12:06 am12:53 pm6:49 pm(42.8°)237,30742.7%
Jan 25-12:37 am1:58 pm7:38 pm(38.3°)234,02353.9%
Jan 26-1:10 am3:06 pm8:30 pm(34.2°)230,73965.3%
* 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, Sat, Jan 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:43 amSat 7:51 pmSat 12:17 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:21 amSat 9:04 pmSat 1:43 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 1:46 amSun 4:09 pmSun 8:57 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 1:28 amSun 3:34 pmSun 8:31 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:11 amSat 7:06 pmSat 11:39 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusSat 1:24 pmSun 12:25 amSat 6:54 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 9:50 amSat 10:48 pmSat 4:19 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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