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Moon: 88.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 25, 2016 at 5:31:02 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:02 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:59 PM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:25 AM 247° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 3 minutes (-1m 11s)

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Today's Sun Position in Canberra

The Sun's altitude in Canberra 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

5:31 PM

Altitude

-6.3°

Heading

291° NW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

10h 3m

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 11s

Winter: +16m 29s

Summer: -4h 29m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Canberra Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Canberra 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 – 5:30 AM
Astro. Twilight5:30 AM – 6:00 AM
Nautical Twilight6:00 AM – 6:31 AM
Civil Twilight6:31 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 5:02 PM
Civil Twilight5:02 PM – 5:29 PM
Nautical Twilight5:29 PM – 6:01 PM
Astro. Twilight6:01 PM – 6:31 PM
Night6:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 256:59 AM5:02 PM10:03:00−1:1112:00 PM (33.7°)94.154
May 266:59 AM5:01 PM10:01:50−1:0912:01 PM (33.6°)94.171
May 277:00 AM5:01 PM10:00:43−1:0712:01 PM (33.4°)94.188
May 287:01 AM5:00 PM9:59:38−1:0412:01 PM (33.2°)94.204
May 297:01 AM5:00 PM9:58:35−1:0212:01 PM (33.1°)94.220
May 307:02 AM5:00 PM9:57:35−1:0012:01 PM (32.9°)94.236
May 317:03 AM4:59 PM9:56:37−0:5712:01 PM (32.8°)94.252
* All times are local time for Canberra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 219:44 PM
* All times are local Canberra time.

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Today's Moon in Canberra

The Moon's path in Canberra 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

5:31 PM

Altitude

-24.7°

Heading

137° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

88.8%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-9:25 AM7:59 PM2:16 AM(73.0°)245,58792.4%
May 26-10:12 AM8:55 PM3:07 AM(72.3°)243,34886.1%
May 27-10:57 AM9:53 PM3:58 AM(70.6°)240,85678.0%
May 28-11:39 AM10:54 PM4:49 AM(68.0°)238,14768.4%
May 29-12:19 PM11:57 PM5:39 AM(64.5°)235,28857.7%
May 30-12:57 PM-6:30 AM(60.4°)232,39446.3%
May 311:01 AM1:35 PM-7:21 AM(55.9°)229,63934.8%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Canberra This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:16 AMThu 4:06 PMThu 10:41 AMDifficult
VenusThu 6:44 AMThu 4:51 PMThu 11:47 AMSlightly difficult
MarsWed 4:36 PMThu 6:49 AMWed 11:42 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 1:12 PMThu 12:32 AMWed 6:52 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 5:36 PMThu 7:43 AMThu 12:40 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 3:35 AMThu 2:51 PMThu 9:13 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 12:19 AMThu 1:07 PMThu 6:43 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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