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

Moon: 26.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 13, 2016 at 1:31:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 105° East
Sunset Today: 6:51 PM 256° West


Moonrise Today: 10:26 AM 83° East
Moonset Today: 10:32 PM 279° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 40 minutes (-52s)

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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

1:31 PM

Altitude

75.1°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 40m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: -52s

Winter: +1h 33m

Summer: -27m 39s

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 – 4:55 AM
Astro. Twilight4:55 AM – 5:22 AM
Nautical Twilight5:22 AM – 5:48 AM
Civil Twilight5:48 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 6:51 PM
Civil Twilight6:51 PM – 7:14 PM
Nautical Twilight7:14 PM – 7:40 PM
Astro. Twilight7:40 PM – 8:07 PM
Night8:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cairns - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 136:11 AM6:51 PM12:40:52−0:5212:31 PM (86.7°)91.768
Feb 146:11 AM6:51 PM12:39:59−0:5312:31 PM (86.3°)91.785
Feb 156:11 AM6:50 PM12:39:06−0:5312:31 PM (86.0°)91.802
Feb 166:12 AM6:50 PM12:38:12−0:5312:31 PM (85.6°)91.820
Feb 176:12 AM6:49 PM12:37:18−0:5412:31 PM (85.3°)91.838
Feb 186:13 AM6:49 PM12:36:24−0:5412:31 PM (84.9°)91.856
Feb 196:13 AM6:48 PM12:35:29−0:5412:31 PM (84.6°)91.875
* 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

1:31 PM

Altitude

40.3°

Heading

64° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.1%

Moon in Cairns - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 1310:26 AM10:32 PM-4:30 PM(65.1°)228,08727.4%
Feb 1411:25 AM11:21 PM-5:24 PM(61.1°)229,81038.7%
Feb 1512:24 PM--6:19 PM(57.8°)231,86550.4%
Feb 16-12:12 AM1:22 PM7:13 PM(55.6°)234,09061.8%
Feb 17-1:04 AM2:18 PM8:08 PM(54.4°)236,37072.4%
Feb 18-1:57 AM3:13 PM9:02 PM(54.4°)238,63481.7%
Feb 19-2:51 AM4:05 PM9:54 PM(55.4°)240,84689.3%
* All times are local time for Cairns. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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