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

Moon: 91.2%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 19, 2024 at 4:56:55 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:46 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:58 pm 301° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 2:26 pm 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:40 am 243° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 11 minutes (-8s)
Location of WellingtonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Wellington

Time:4:56 pm
Altitude:-0.1°
Direction:301° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 11m 29s (Jun 19, 2024)

8 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jun 18, 2024)

6 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2023)

5 hours, 58 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wellington Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:06 am
Astro. Twilight6:06 am – 6:40 am
Nautical Twilight6:40 am – 7:15 am
Civil Twilight7:15 am – 7:46 am
Daylight7:46 am – 4:58 pm
Civil Twilight4:58 pm – 5:29 pm
Nautical Twilight5:29 pm – 6:04 pm
Astro. Twilight6:04 pm – 6:37 pm
Night6:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 197:46 am4:58 pm9:11:29−0:0812:22 pm (25.3°)94.449
Jun 207:46 am4:58 pm9:11:24−0:0412:22 pm (25.3°)94.456
Jun 217:47 am4:58 pm9:11:22−0:0112:22 pm (25.3°)94.462
Jun 227:47 am4:58 pm9:11:25+0:0212:22 pm (25.3°)94.468
Jun 237:47 am4:58 pm9:11:31+0:0512:23 pm (25.3°)94.474
Jun 247:47 am4:59 pm9:11:40+0:0912:23 pm (25.3°)94.479
Jun 257:47 am4:59 pm9:11:54+0:1312:23 pm (25.4°)94.484
* All times are local time for Wellington. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

The June solstice (winter solstice) in Wellington is at 8:50 am on Friday, June 21, 2024. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 58 minutes shorter than the December solstice. In locations south of the equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Wellington

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 19-4:40 am2:26 pm10:01 pm(71.2°)243,20592.3%
Jun 20-5:49 am3:00 pm10:54 pm(74.6°)240,35197.0%
Jun 21-6:57 am3:44 pm11:51 pm(76.5°)237,54599.5%
Jun 22-8:02 am4:39 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 23-9:00 am5:45 pm12:51 am(76.7°)234,99499.5%
Jun 24-9:48 am6:59 pm1:51 am(74.9°)232,85896.9%
Jun 25-10:27 am8:16 pm2:49 am(71.4°)231,23691.7%
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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, Wed, Jun 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:17 amWed 5:14 pmWed 12:45 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:07 amWed 5:11 pmWed 12:39 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 3:34 amThu 2:05 pmThu 8:50 amAverage visibility
JupiterThu 5:56 amThu 3:28 pmThu 10:42 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 11:27 pmThu 12:14 pmThu 5:50 amGreat visibility
UranusThu 5:05 amThu 2:51 pmThu 9:58 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 12:22 amThu 12:34 pmThu 6:28 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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