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Moon: 11.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 8:11:47 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 8:13 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 3:08 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:52 pm 246° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 19 minutes (-2m 42s)

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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

8:11 pm

Altitude

0.0°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 19m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 42s

Winter: +4h 7m

Summer: -1h 50m

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 – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:51 am
Nautical Twilight5:51 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 8:13 pm
Civil Twilight8:13 pm – 8:42 pm
Nautical Twilight8:42 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:52 pm
Night9:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wellington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 236:54 am8:13 pm13:19:03−2:421:34 pm (58.6°)91.975
Feb 246:55 am8:11 pm13:16:20−2:431:34 pm (58.2°)91.996
Feb 256:56 am8:10 pm13:13:37−2:431:33 pm (57.8°)92.017
Feb 266:57 am8:08 pm13:10:53−2:431:33 pm (57.4°)92.039
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 pm13:02:38−2:451:33 pm (56.3°)92.105
* 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

8:11 pm

Altitude

-21.1°

Heading

221° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.9%

Moon in Wellington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 233:08 am5:52 pm-10:31 am(66.7°)245,32914.7%
Feb 244:03 am6:35 pm-11:22 am(65.3°)242,4588.1%
Feb 255:03 am7:16 pm-12:13 pm(62.8°)239,4613.2%
Feb 266:06 am7:53 pm-1:03 pm(59.5°)236,5800.5%
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%
* 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:05 amFri 7:59 pmFri 1:02 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 10:13 amThu 9:10 pmThu 3:41 pmAverage visiblity
MarsThu 10:42 amThu 9:55 pmThu 4:18 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 10:03 pmFri 11:00 amFri 4:32 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:23 amFri 4:15 pmFri 8:49 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 10:55 amThu 10:03 pmThu 4:29 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:30 amThu 8:31 pmThu 2:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wellington.

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