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Moon: 0.0%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 27, 2017 at 6:13:48 am


Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 8:07 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 7:12 am 101° East
Moonset Today: 8:28 pm 262° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 8 minutes (-2m 44s)

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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

6:13 am

Altitude

-9.0°

Heading

110° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 8m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 44s

Winter: +3h 56m

Summer: -2h 1m

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 – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:30 am
Civil Twilight6:30 am – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 8:07 pm
Civil Twilight8:07 pm – 8:35 pm
Nautical Twilight8:35 pm – 9:09 pm
Astro. Twilight9:09 pm – 9:44 pm
Night9:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 276:59 am8:07 pm13:08:08−2:441:33 pm (57.1°)92.061
Feb 287:00 am8:05 pm13:05:24−2:441:33 pm (56.7°)92.083
Mar 17:01 am8:04 pm13:02:39−2:451:33 pm (56.3°)92.105
Mar 27:02 am8:02 pm12:59:53−2:451:33 pm (55.9°)92.127
Mar 37:03 am8:01 pm12:57:07−2:451:32 pm (55.6°)92.150
Mar 47:05 am7:59 pm12:54:21−2:451:32 pm (55.2°)92.172
Mar 57:06 am7:57 pm12:51:35−2:461:32 pm (54.8°)92.195
* All times are local time for Wellington. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

6:13 am

Altitude

-10.8°

Heading

111° SE

Phase

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.0%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 277:11 am8:28 pm-1:54 pm(55.4°)234,0330.2%
Feb 288:19 am9:03 pm-2:45 pm(50.9°)231,9792.6%
Mar 19:27 am9:37 pm-3:36 pm(46.1°)230,5107.7%
Mar 210:36 am10:13 pm-4:28 pm(41.4°)229,64115.3%
Mar 311:45 am10:51 pm-5:21 pm(37.1°)229,32924.8%
Mar 412:55 pm11:32 pm-6:16 pm(33.5°)229,49135.8%
Mar 52:02 pm--7:12 pm(30.9°)230,03947.6%
* All times are local time for Wellington. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Feb 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:20 amMon 8:00 pmMon 1:11 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 10:04 amMon 8:53 pmMon 3:29 pmAverage visiblity
MarsMon 10:41 amMon 9:46 pmMon 4:13 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 9:51 pmMon 10:47 amMon 4:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 1:12 amMon 4:04 pmMon 8:38 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 10:40 amMon 9:48 pmMon 4:14 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:15 amMon 8:16 pmMon 1:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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