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Moon: 86.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 27, 2018 at 1:41:34 am


Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 5:33 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 4:23 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 3:28 am 277° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 29 minutes (-2m 25s)

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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

1:41 am

Altitude

-57.0°

Heading

141° SE

Position

Night

Day length

10h 29m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 25s

Winter: +1h 18m

Summer: -4h 39m

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 – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 5:33 pm
Civil Twilight5:33 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:34 pm
Astro. Twilight6:34 pm – 7:06 pm
Night7:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 277:03 am5:33 pm10:29:55−2:2512:18 pm (35.0°)93.550
Apr 287:04 am5:31 pm10:27:31−2:2312:18 pm (34.7°)93.574
Apr 297:05 am5:30 pm10:25:09−2:2212:18 pm (34.4°)93.598
Apr 307:06 am5:29 pm10:22:47−2:2112:18 pm (34.0°)93.622
May 17:07 am5:28 pm10:20:27−2:2012:18 pm (33.7°)93.646
May 27:08 am5:26 pm10:18:08−2:1812:17 pm (33.4°)93.669
May 37:09 am5:25 pm10:15:51−2:1712:17 pm (33.1°)93.693
* All times are local time for Wellington. 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

1:41 am

Altitude

17.5°

Heading

296° NW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.7%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 27-3:28 am4:23 pm10:24 pm(46.4°)236,45292.4%
Apr 28-4:34 am4:54 pm11:12 pm(51.3°)238,52597.1%
Apr 29-5:39 am5:24 pm11:59 pm(55.9°)240,77699.5%
Apr 30-6:43 am5:56 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 1-7:46 am6:29 pm12:47 am(60.1°)243,12399.6%
May 2-8:47 am7:06 pm1:34 am(63.6°)245,44497.4%
May 3-9:45 am7:46 pm2:23 am(66.3°)247,58793.3%
* 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, Fri, Apr 27, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:44 amFri 4:38 pmFri 10:41 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:20 amFri 6:46 pmFri 2:03 pmFairly good visibility
MarsThu 10:05 pmFri 1:05 pmFri 5:35 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 6:11 pmFri 8:16 amFri 1:14 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 9:15 pmFri 12:08 pmFri 4:41 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:25 amFri 5:14 pmFri 11:49 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 2:45 amFri 3:35 pmFri 9:10 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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