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Moon: 5.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 25, 2017 at 11:00:05 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:35 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:19 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:37 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 7:24 pm 287° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 43 minutes (+1m 44s)

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

11:00 pm

Altitude

-61.4°

Heading

227° SW

Position

Night

Day length

9h 43m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 44s

Winter: +32m 12s

Summer: -5h 26m

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 – 5:59 am
Astro. Twilight5:59 am – 6:32 am
Nautical Twilight6:32 am – 7:05 am
Civil Twilight7:05 am – 7:35 am
Daylight7:35 am – 5:19 pm
Civil Twilight5:19 pm – 5:49 pm
Nautical Twilight5:49 pm – 6:23 pm
Astro. Twilight6:23 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 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
Jul 317:30 am5:24 pm9:54:52+1:5712:27 pm (30.5°)94.359
* 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

11:00 pm

Altitude

-38.7°

Heading

250° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.7%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 31-12:41 am11:53 am6:42 pm(59.7°)249,45456.3%
* 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, Tue, Jul 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:49 amWed 7:37 pmWed 2:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 4:54 amWed 2:20 pmWed 9:37 amGood visibility
MarsWed 7:43 amWed 5:16 pmWed 12:29 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterTue 10:49 amTue 11:30 pmTue 5:09 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 2:07 pmWed 4:57 amTue 9:32 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:27 amWed 11:18 amWed 5:53 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:37 pmThu 9:32 amThu 3:04 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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