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

Moon: 93.4%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 15, 2019 at 12:19:19 am


Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:57 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 8:51 pm 68° East
Moonset Today: 8:06 am 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 22 minutes (+2s)

Location of RabaulLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rabaul

Time:12:19 am
Altitude:-61.4°
Direction:164° S
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 21m 59s (Dec 15, 2019)

2 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 14, 2019)

29 minutes, 15 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2019)

9 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rabaul Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:19 am
Astro. Twilight4:19 am – 4:46 am
Nautical Twilight4:46 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 5:57 pm
Civil Twilight5:57 pm – 6:19 pm
Nautical Twilight6:19 pm – 6:46 pm
Astro. Twilight6:46 pm – 7:12 pm
Night7:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rabaul - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 155:35 am5:57 pm12:21:59+0:0211:46 am (71.0°)91.493
Dec 165:35 am5:57 pm12:22:02+0:0211:46 am (70.9°)91.484
Dec 175:36 am5:58 pm12:22:04+0:0211:47 am (70.9°)91.476
Dec 185:36 am5:58 pm12:22:05+0:0111:47 am (70.8°)91.468
Dec 195:36 am5:59 pm12:22:07+0:0111:48 am (70.8°)91.461
Dec 205:37 am5:59 pm12:22:08+0:0111:48 am (70.8°)91.454
Dec 215:37 am6:00 pm12:22:09< 1s11:49 am (70.8°)91.448
* All times are local time for Rabaul. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 2:19 pm in Rabaul. In terms of daylight, this day is 29 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 Rabaul

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Rabaul - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 15-8:06 am8:51 pm1:59 am(62.6°)232,99593.0%
Dec 16-9:04 am9:46 pm2:57 am(64.5°)231,65085.9%
Dec 17-10:01 am10:39 pm3:53 am(67.9°)230,74776.8%
Dec 18-10:56 am11:30 pm4:47 am(72.3°)230,23966.1%
Dec 19-11:49 am-5:39 am(77.6°)230,07254.6%
Dec 2012:19 am12:41 pm-6:29 am(83.3°)230,21342.7%
Dec 211:06 am1:32 pm-7:19 am(89.1°)230,65831.4%
* All times are local time for Rabaul. 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 Rabaul This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 15, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:34 amSun 4:53 pmSun 10:44 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:50 amSun 8:10 pmSun 2:00 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 3:09 amSun 3:23 pmSun 9:16 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 6:20 amSun 6:38 pmSun 12:29 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 7:33 amSun 7:49 pmSun 1:41 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusSun 2:22 pmMon 2:17 amSun 8:19 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 11:23 amSun 11:30 pmSun 5:26 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rabaul.

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