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

Moon: 8.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 28, 2017 at 5:05:52 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:33 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:02 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:38 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 7:37 pm 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 28 minutes (-1m 23s)

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

5:05 pm

Altitude

-0.7°

Heading

298° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

9h 28m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 23s

Winter: +17m 10s

Summer: -5h 41m

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 – 5:55 am
Astro. Twilight5:55 am – 6:28 am
Nautical Twilight6:28 am – 7:03 am
Civil Twilight7:03 am – 7:33 am
Daylight7:33 am – 5:02 pm
Civil Twilight5:02 pm – 5:32 pm
Nautical Twilight5:32 pm – 6:07 pm
Astro. Twilight6:07 pm – 6:40 pm
Night6:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 287:33 am5:02 pm9:28:34−1:2312:18 pm (27.3°)94.200
May 297:34 am5:01 pm9:27:14−1:2012:18 pm (27.1°)94.215
May 307:35 am5:01 pm9:25:56−1:1712:18 pm (27.0°)94.230
May 317:36 am5:00 pm9:24:41−1:1412:18 pm (26.8°)94.244
Jun 17:36 am5:00 pm9:23:30−1:1112:18 pm (26.7°)94.258
Jun 27:37 am4:59 pm9:22:21−1:0812:18 pm (26.6°)94.272
Jun 37:38 am4:59 pm9:21:16−1:0512:18 pm (26.4°)94.285
* 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

5:05 pm

Altitude

20.1°

Heading

324° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.7%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 289:38 am7:37 pm-2:37 pm(28.5°)224,4138.0%
May 2910:36 am8:42 pm-3:38 pm(29.4°)227,24115.9%
May 3011:27 am9:49 pm-4:36 pm(31.6°)230,73225.6%
May 3112:09 pm10:55 pm-5:29 pm(34.7°)234,53536.3%
Jun 112:46 pm--6:20 pm(38.5°)238,33747.3%
Jun 2-12:00 am1:19 pm7:07 pm(42.7°)241,88658.1%
Jun 3-1:02 am1:50 pm7:52 pm(47.0°)245,01068.1%
* 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, Sun, May 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:33 amMon 4:01 pmMon 10:48 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 3:39 amMon 2:57 pmMon 9:18 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:04 amSun 6:05 pmSun 1:35 pmDifficult to see
JupiterSun 2:32 pmMon 3:04 amSun 8:48 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 6:12 pmMon 9:02 amMon 1:37 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 4:07 amMon 3:02 pmMon 9:34 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:30 amMon 1:24 pmMon 6:57 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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