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Alofi, Niue — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 60.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 16, 2018 at 2:47:34 am


Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:53 pm 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:31 pm 90° East
Moonset Today: 1:11 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 16 minutes (+8s)

Location of AlofiLocation

Today's Sun Position in Alofi

Time:2:47 am
Altitude:-33.7°
Direction:137° SE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 16m 37s (Dec 16, 2018)

8 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 15, 2018)

2 hours, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 20, 2018)

19 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alofi Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:14 am
Astro. Twilight4:14 am – 4:43 am
Nautical Twilight4:43 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 6:53 pm
Civil Twilight6:53 pm – 7:18 pm
Nautical Twilight7:18 pm – 7:47 pm
Astro. Twilight7:47 pm – 8:17 pm
Night8:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Alofi - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 165:37 am6:53 pm13:16:37+0:0812:15 pm (85.7°)91.476
Dec 175:37 am6:54 pm13:16:44+0:0712:15 pm (85.7°)91.467
Dec 185:38 am6:54 pm13:16:49+0:0512:16 pm (85.7°)91.459
Dec 195:38 am6:55 pm13:16:53+0:0312:16 pm (85.6°)91.452
Dec 205:39 am6:55 pm13:16:56+0:0212:17 pm (85.6°)91.445
Dec 215:39 am6:56 pm13:16:57< 1s12:17 pm (85.6°)91.438
Dec 225:39 am6:56 pm13:16:56< 1s12:18 pm (85.6°)91.432
* All times are local time for Alofi. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 11:22 am in Alofi. In terms of daylight, this day is 2 hours, 18 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Alofi

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Alofi - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 16-1:11 am1:31 pm7:41 pm(69.2°)243,35967.4%
Dec 17-1:48 am2:22 pm8:26 pm(64.4°)239,72476.8%
Dec 18-2:27 am3:17 pm9:14 pm(59.7°)235,87885.4%
Dec 19-3:09 am4:14 pm10:06 pm(55.4°)232,13792.5%
Dec 20-3:55 am5:14 pm11:02 pm(51.9°)228,84197.5%
Dec 21-4:47 am6:17 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 22-5:44 am7:21 pm12:01 am(49.6°)226,30899.8%
* All times are local time for Alofi. 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 Alofi This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:16 amSun 5:16 pmSun 10:46 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 2:52 amSun 3:30 pmSun 9:11 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:52 amMon 12:09 amSun 6:01 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 4:32 amSun 5:37 pmSun 11:05 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 6:44 amSun 7:53 pmSun 1:19 pmDifficult to see
UranusSun 2:37 pmMon 2:10 amSun 8:23 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 11:27 amSun 11:50 pmSun 5:38 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Alofi.

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