Flag for Australia Cairns, Qld, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 8.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 6, 2016 at 9:06:28 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:07 AM 107° East
Sunset Today: 6:54 PM 253° West


Moonrise Today: 3:32 AM 109° East
Moonset Today: 4:45 PM 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 46 minutes (-49s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cairns

The Sun's altitude in Cairns today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:06 AM

Altitude

41.1°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 46m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: -49s

Winter: +1h 39m

Summer: -21m 40s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairns Today

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Day, night and twilight times in Cairns 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 – 4:51 AM
Astro. Twilight4:51 AM – 5:18 AM
Nautical Twilight5:18 AM – 5:45 AM
Civil Twilight5:45 AM – 6:07 AM
Daylight6:07 AM – 6:54 PM
Civil Twilight6:54 PM – 7:17 PM
Nautical Twilight7:17 PM – 7:43 PM
Astro. Twilight7:43 PM – 8:11 PM
Night8:11 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cairns - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 66:07 AM6:54 PM12:46:51−0:4912:31 PM (88.9°)91.656
Feb 76:08 AM6:54 PM12:46:01−0:4912:31 PM (88.6°)91.671
Feb 86:08 AM6:54 PM12:45:11−0:5012:31 PM (88.3°)91.687
Feb 96:09 AM6:53 PM12:44:20−0:5012:31 PM (88.0°)91.702
Feb 106:09 AM6:53 PM12:43:29−0:5112:31 PM (87.6°)91.718
Feb 116:10 AM6:52 PM12:42:37−0:5112:31 PM (87.3°)91.735
Feb 126:10 AM6:52 PM12:41:45−0:5212:31 PM (87.0°)91.751
* All times are local time for Cairns. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:44 PM
* All times are local Cairns time.

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Today's Moon in Cairns

The Moon's path in Cairns 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:06 AM

Altitude

75.4°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.9%

Moon in Cairns - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 63:32 AM4:45 PM-10:09 AM(88.9°)236,5588.6%
Feb 74:28 AM5:38 PM-11:04 AM(89.6°)233,1783.3%
Feb 85:27 AM6:29 PM-11:59 AM(87.0°)230,2710.5%
Feb 96:27 AM7:20 PM-12:55 PM(83.5°)228,0870.4%
Feb 107:27 AM8:09 PM-1:49 PM(79.2°)226,7843.3%
Feb 118:27 AM8:57 PM-2:43 PM(74.5°)226,4069.1%
Feb 129:27 AM9:44 PM-3:37 PM(69.7°)226,88917.3%
* All times are local time for Cairns. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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