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

Moon: 82.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2019 at 4:21:12 am


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:53 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 5:45 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:53 am 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 44 minutes (-1m 42s)

Location of WellingtonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Wellington

Time:4:21 am
Altitude:-16.5°
Direction:139° SE
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 44m 47s (Jan 18, 2019)

1 minute, 42 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 17, 2019)

5 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

25 minutes, 1 second shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wellington Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:08 am
Astro. Twilight4:08 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 8:53 pm
Civil Twilight8:53 pm – 9:25 pm
Nautical Twilight9:25 pm – 10:05 pm
Astro. Twilight10:05 pm – 10:52 pm
Night10:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 186:08 am8:53 pm14:44:48−1:421:31 pm (69.4°)91.446
Jan 196:09 am8:52 pm14:43:02−1:451:31 pm (69.1°)91.452
Jan 206:10 am8:52 pm14:41:13−1:481:31 pm (68.9°)91.460
Jan 216:12 am8:51 pm14:39:21−1:511:31 pm (68.7°)91.467
Jan 226:13 am8:50 pm14:37:27−1:541:32 pm (68.5°)91.475
Jan 236:14 am8:49 pm14:35:30−1:561:32 pm (68.3°)91.484
Jan 246:15 am8:49 pm14:33:31−1:591:32 pm (68.0°)91.494
* 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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Today's Moon in Wellington

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 18-2:53 am5:45 pm10:44 pm(28.1°)228,64688.9%
Jan 19-3:40 am6:53 pm11:45 pm(26.5°)225,40895.4%
Jan 20-4:35 am7:57 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 21-5:40 am8:55 pm12:48 am(26.5°)223,13999.2%
Jan 22-6:52 am9:44 pm1:51 am(28.2°)222,09799.8%
Jan 23-8:07 am10:26 pm2:52 am(31.4°)222,37997.2%
Jan 24-9:23 am11:03 pm3:51 am(35.9°)223,91091.5%
* 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, Fri, Jan 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:24 amFri 8:33 pmFri 12:59 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 2:59 amFri 5:26 pmFri 10:12 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 12:27 pmSat 12:00 midnightFri 6:13 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 3:03 amFri 5:54 pmFri 10:28 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 5:03 amFri 7:57 pmFri 12:30 pmDifficult to see
UranusFri 1:53 pmSat 12:43 amFri 7:18 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:09 amFri 11:02 pmFri 4:36 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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