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Moon: 20.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 21, 2014 at 1:27:32 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:32 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:09 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 3:02 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 2:38 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 36 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

1:27 AM

Altitude

-72.8°

Heading

103° E

Phase

Night

Day length
11h 36m 53s

+49s longer

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 – 5:19 AM
Astro. Twilight5:19 AM – 5:44 AM
Nautical Twilight5:44 AM – 6:10 AM
Civil Twilight6:10 AM – 6:32 AM
Daylight6:32 AM – 6:09 PM
Civil Twilight6:09 PM – 6:31 PM
Nautical Twilight6:31 PM – 6:56 PM
Astro. Twilight6:56 PM – 7:22 PM
Night7:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cairns - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 216:32 AM6:09 PM11:36:53+0:4912:20 PM (60.9°)94.049
Aug 226:31 AM6:09 PM11:37:43+0:5012:20 PM (61.2°)94.030
Aug 236:30 AM6:09 PM11:38:34+0:5012:20 PM (61.6°)94.011
Aug 246:30 AM6:09 PM11:39:25+0:5012:19 PM (61.9°)93.992
Aug 256:29 AM6:09 PM11:40:16+0:5112:19 PM (62.3°)93.972
Aug 266:28 AM6:10 PM11:41:08+0:5112:19 PM (62.6°)93.952
Aug 276:28 AM6:10 PM11:42:00+0:5112:19 PM (63.0°)93.931
* All times are in local Cairns time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 212:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 218:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2312:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 229:03 AM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

1:27 AM

Altitude

-21.6°

Heading

76° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

20.9%

Moon in Cairns - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 213:02 AM2:38 PM-8:50 AM(53.9°)249,91518.6%
Aug 223:49 AM3:27 PM-9:37 AM(55.2°)251,39311.5%
Aug 234:32 AM4:16 PM-10:23 AM(57.3°)252,2776.1%
Aug 245:14 AM5:04 PM-11:08 AM(60.0°)252,6172.3%
Aug 255:54 AM5:52 PM-11:52 AM(63.3°)252,4720.4%
Aug 266:32 AM6:40 PM-12:35 PM(66.9°)251,8900.3%
Aug 277:10 AM7:27 PM-1:18 PM(70.8°)250,8942.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cairns time.

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