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Port Vila, Vanuatu — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 66.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 17, 2018 at 4:05:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:06 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:18 pm 245° West


Moonrise Today: 1:01 pm 89° East
Moonset Today: 12:40 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 11 minutes (+8s)

Location of Port VilaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Port Vila

Time:4:05 pm
Altitude:28.8°
Direction:253° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 11m 28s (Dec 17, 2018)

8 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 16, 2018)

2 hours, 7 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

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

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Port Vila Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:44 am
Astro. Twilight3:44 am – 4:14 am
Nautical Twilight4:14 am – 4:42 am
Civil Twilight4:42 am – 5:06 am
Daylight5:06 am – 6:18 pm
Civil Twilight6:18 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:11 pm
Astro. Twilight7:11 pm – 7:40 pm
Night7:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Port Vila - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 175:06 am6:18 pm13:11:28+0:0711:42 am (84.4°)91.476
Dec 185:07 am6:18 pm13:11:34+0:0611:43 am (84.4°)91.467
Dec 195:07 am6:19 pm13:11:39+0:0511:43 am (84.3°)91.459
Dec 205:08 am6:19 pm13:11:43+0:0311:44 am (84.3°)91.451
Dec 215:08 am6:20 pm13:11:45+0:0211:44 am (84.3°)91.444
Dec 225:09 am6:20 pm13:11:46< 1s11:45 am (84.3°)91.438
Dec 235:09 am6:21 pm13:11:45< 1s11:45 am (84.3°)91.432
* All times are local time for Port Vila. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 9:22 am in Port Vila. In terms of daylight, this day is 2 hours, 8 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 Vila

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Port Vila - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 17-12:40 am1:01 pm7:11 pm(70.3°)243,15068.0%
Dec 18-1:18 am1:52 pm7:56 pm(65.4°)239,49577.4%
Dec 19-1:57 am2:46 pm8:44 pm(60.7°)235,64585.9%
Dec 20-2:40 am3:43 pm9:36 pm(56.5°)231,92192.8%
Dec 21-3:27 am4:43 pm10:32 pm(53.0°)228,66397.7%
Dec 22-4:19 am5:46 pm11:32 pm(50.8°)226,18599.9%
Dec 23-5:17 am6:49 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Port Vila. 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 Vila This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 3:45 amMon 4:41 pmMon 10:13 amAverage visibility
VenusTue 2:19 amTue 2:55 pmTue 8:37 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:20 amMon 11:35 pmMon 5:28 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 4:02 amMon 5:02 pmMon 10:32 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 6:13 amMon 7:18 pmMon 12:45 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 2:02 pmTue 1:38 amMon 7:50 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 10:54 amMon 11:16 pmMon 5:05 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Port Vila.

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