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Moon: 88.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 21, 2018 at 9:58:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:23 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 7:48 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 4:03 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 4:52 am 256° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 24 minutes (+2m 39s)

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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

9:58 pm

Altitude

-22.6°

Heading

231° SW

Position

Night

Day length

13h 24m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 39s

Winter: +4h 13m

Summer: -1h 45m

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 – 4:43 am
Astro. Twilight4:43 am – 5:20 am
Nautical Twilight5:20 am – 5:54 am
Civil Twilight5:54 am – 6:23 am
Daylight6:23 am – 7:48 pm
Civil Twilight7:48 pm – 8:17 pm
Nautical Twilight8:17 pm – 8:51 pm
Astro. Twilight8:51 pm – 9:28 pm
Night9:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 216:23 am7:48 pm13:24:42+2:391:05 pm (59.3°)92.546
Oct 226:22 am7:49 pm13:27:21+2:381:05 pm (59.7°)92.519
Oct 236:20 am7:50 pm13:30:00+2:381:05 pm (60.0°)92.493
Oct 246:19 am7:51 pm13:32:37+2:371:05 pm (60.4°)92.468
Oct 256:17 am7:53 pm13:35:14+2:361:05 pm (60.7°)92.442
Oct 266:16 am7:54 pm13:37:50+2:361:04 pm (61.1°)92.417
Oct 276:14 am7:55 pm13:40:26+2:351:04 pm (61.4°)92.392
* 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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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

9:58 pm

Altitude

54.5°

Heading

20° NE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

88.6%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 21-4:52 am4:03 pm10:47 pm(56.0°)246,65888.9%
Oct 22-5:21 am5:04 pm11:31 pm(51.4°)244,20394.4%
Oct 23-5:49 am6:06 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 24-6:17 am7:10 pm12:16 am(46.6°)241,58098.2%
Oct 25-6:47 am8:16 pm1:03 am(41.7°)238,98699.8%
Oct 26-7:19 am9:23 pm1:51 am(37.1°)236,59199.0%
Oct 27-7:55 am10:31 pm2:42 am(32.9°)234,52195.7%
* 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, Sun, Oct 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:05 amMon 9:32 pmMon 2:18 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:07 amMon 8:39 pmMon 1:23 pmNot visible
MarsSun 1:23 pmMon 3:49 amSun 8:36 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:47 amSun 10:09 pmSun 2:58 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 10:11 amMon 1:09 amSun 5:40 pmAverage visiblity
UranusMon 7:49 pmTue 6:34 amTue 1:12 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 3:56 pmMon 4:51 amSun 10:24 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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