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Moon: 1.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 24, 2017 at 8:57:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:36 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:18 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:52 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 6:14 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 41 minutes (+1m 42s)

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

8:57 pm

Altitude

-40.8°

Heading

261° W

Position

Night

Day length

9h 41m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 42s

Winter: +30m 27s

Summer: -5h 27m

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 – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:32 am
Nautical Twilight6:32 am – 7:06 am
Civil Twilight7:06 am – 7:36 am
Daylight7:36 am – 5:18 pm
Civil Twilight5:18 pm – 5:48 pm
Nautical Twilight5:48 pm – 6:22 pm
Astro. Twilight6:22 pm – 6:55 pm
Night6:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 247:36 am5:18 pm9:41:52+1:4212:27 pm (28.9°)94.431
Jul 257:35 am5:19 pm9:43:37+1:4412:27 pm (29.1°)94.422
Jul 267:34 am5:20 pm9:45:24+1:4712:27 pm (29.3°)94.413
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
* 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

8:57 pm

Altitude

-29.3°

Heading

266° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.3%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 247:52 am6:14 pm-1:01 pm(31.4°)227,1520.6%
Jul 258:37 am7:24 pm-1:58 pm(34.7°)229,9163.9%
Jul 269:16 am8:32 pm-2:51 pm(38.7°)233,3269.7%
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%
* 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, Mon, Jul 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:51 amTue 7:35 pmTue 2:12 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:52 amTue 2:20 pmTue 9:36 amGood visibility
MarsTue 7:45 amTue 5:17 pmTue 12:31 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterMon 10:52 amMon 11:33 pmMon 5:13 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 2:12 pmTue 5:02 amMon 9:37 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:31 amTue 11:22 amTue 5:57 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:41 pmWed 9:36 amWed 3:08 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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