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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 45.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 10:01:46 am


Sunrise Today: 5:45 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:26 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 11:55 am 98° East


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 40 minutes (+5s)

Location of Port MoresbyLocation

Today's Sun Position in Port Moresby

Time:10:01 am
Altitude:57.2°
Direction:119° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 40m 27s (Dec 15, 2018)

5 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

1 hour, 6 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

18 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2017)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Port Moresby Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:28 am
Astro. Twilight4:28 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:45 am
Daylight5:45 am – 6:26 pm
Civil Twilight6:26 pm – 6:49 pm
Nautical Twilight6:49 pm – 7:16 pm
Astro. Twilight7:16 pm – 7:43 pm
Night7:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Port Moresby - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 155:45 am6:26 pm12:40:27+0:0512:06 pm (76.2°)91.494
Dec 165:46 am6:26 pm12:40:32+0:0512:06 pm (76.2°)91.484
Dec 175:46 am6:27 pm12:40:36+0:0412:07 pm (76.1°)91.475
Dec 185:47 am6:27 pm12:40:40+0:0312:07 pm (76.1°)91.466
Dec 195:47 am6:28 pm12:40:42+0:0212:08 pm (76.1°)91.458
Dec 205:48 am6:28 pm12:40:44+0:0112:08 pm (76.0°)91.451
Dec 215:48 am6:29 pm12:40:45+0:0112:09 pm (76.0°)91.444
* All times are local time for Port Moresby. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 8:22 am in Port Moresby. In terms of daylight, this day is 1 hour, 6 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 Port Moresby

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Port Moresby - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1511:55 am--6:11 pm(87.7°)248,75548.7%
Dec 16-12:25 am12:41 pm6:54 pm(83.2°)246,17458.7%
Dec 17-1:05 am1:28 pm7:38 pm(78.4°)242,94668.5%
Dec 18-1:46 am2:16 pm8:23 pm(73.6°)239,27177.9%
Dec 19-2:29 am3:07 pm9:12 pm(68.9°)235,42086.3%
Dec 20-3:15 am4:01 pm10:04 pm(64.7°)231,71493.2%
Dec 21-4:05 am4:59 pm11:00 pm(61.3°)228,49497.9%
* All times are local time for Port Moresby. 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 Port Moresby This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:22 amSat 4:52 pmSat 10:37 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 2:54 amSat 3:14 pmSat 9:04 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:50 amSun 12:00 midnightSat 5:55 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:46 amSat 5:18 pmSat 11:02 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 6:59 amSat 7:34 pmSat 1:17 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 2:28 pmSun 2:17 amSat 8:23 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 11:31 amSat 11:43 pmSat 5:37 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Port Moresby.

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