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Moon: 65.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 19, 2018 at 2:41:42 am


Sunrise Today: 6:33 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:35 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 1:35 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:20 am 248° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 2 minutes (+1m 11s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nukualofa

The Sun's altitude in Nukualofa 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

2:41 am

Altitude

-53.5°

Heading

118° SE

Position

Night

Day length

12h 2m

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 11s

Winter: +1h 11m

Summer: -1h 23m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Nukualofa Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Nukualofa 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 – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:11 am
Civil Twilight6:11 am – 6:33 am
Daylight6:33 am – 6:35 pm
Civil Twilight6:35 pm – 6:58 pm
Nautical Twilight6:58 pm – 7:23 pm
Astro. Twilight7:23 pm – 7:49 pm
Night7:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Nukualofa - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 196:33 am6:35 pm12:02:00+1:1112:34 pm (67.3°)93.391
Sep 206:32 am6:36 pm12:03:12+1:1112:34 pm (67.7°)93.365
Sep 216:32 am6:36 pm12:04:24+1:1212:34 pm (68.1°)93.339
Sep 226:31 am6:36 pm12:05:36+1:1212:33 pm (68.4°)93.313
Sep 236:30 am6:36 pm12:06:49+1:1212:33 pm (68.8°)93.287
Sep 246:29 am6:37 pm12:08:01+1:1212:32 pm (69.2°)93.260
Sep 256:28 am6:37 pm12:09:13+1:1212:32 pm (69.6°)93.234
* All times are local time for Nukualofa. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:54 pm in Nukualofa.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:15 am
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 232:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 2211:23 am
* All times are local Nukualofa time.

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Today's Moon in Nukualofa

The Moon's path in Nukualofa 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 2018 Moon Phases

2:41 am

Altitude

-5.2°

Heading

246° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

65.2%

Moon in Nukualofa - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 19-2:20 am1:35 pm8:22 pm(89.4°)251,39171.7%
Sep 20-3:07 am2:25 pm9:09 pm(88.0°)251,54780.0%
Sep 21-3:51 am3:16 pm9:56 pm(85.7°)251,00287.2%
Sep 22-4:34 am4:06 pm10:42 pm(82.7°)249,87193.0%
Sep 23-5:13 am4:58 pm11:26 pm(78.9°)248,29397.2%
Sep 24-5:52 am5:49 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 25-6:29 am6:40 pm12:11 am(74.6°)246,40699.5%
* All times are local time for Nukualofa. 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 Nukualofa This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:33 amWed 6:28 pmWed 12:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 8:24 amWed 9:28 pmWed 2:56 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 2:27 pmThu 3:51 amWed 9:09 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:31 amWed 10:28 pmWed 3:59 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 12:21 pmThu 1:38 amWed 7:00 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 9:07 pmWed 8:34 amWed 2:50 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:40 pmThu 6:05 amWed 11:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Nukualofa.

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