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Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2016 at 5:35:07 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:27 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 5:42 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 3:59 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 2:39 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 15 minutes (+2m 3s)

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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

5:35 PM

Altitude

1.0°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 15m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 3s

Winter: +1h 28m

Summer: -3h 17m

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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:32 AM
Nautical Twilight5:32 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:27 AM
Daylight6:27 AM – 5:42 PM
Civil Twilight5:42 PM – 6:08 PM
Nautical Twilight6:08 PM – 6:37 PM
Astro. Twilight6:37 PM – 7:07 PM
Night7:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 296:27 AM5:42 PM11:15:14+2:0312:04 PM (45.5°)93.875
Aug 306:26 AM5:43 PM11:17:18+2:0412:04 PM (45.8°)93.854
Aug 316:24 AM5:44 PM11:19:23+2:0412:04 PM (46.2°)93.832
Sep 16:23 AM5:44 PM11:21:29+2:0512:03 PM (46.6°)93.811
Sep 26:22 AM5:45 PM11:23:35+2:0512:03 PM (46.9°)93.788
Sep 36:20 AM5:46 PM11:25:41+2:0612:03 PM (47.3°)93.766
Sep 46:19 AM5:47 PM11:27:48+2:0612:02 PM (47.7°)93.743
* 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

5:35 PM

Altitude

-34.5°

Heading

267° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 293:59 AM2:39 PM-9:18 AM(36.7°)236,89412.4%
Aug 304:46 AM3:39 PM-10:11 AM(38.8°)239,0086.0%
Aug 315:28 AM4:38 PM-11:01 AM(41.7°)241,2191.9%
Sep 16:07 AM5:37 PM-11:49 AM(45.2°)243,4750.1%
Sep 26:42 AM6:34 PM-12:35 PM(49.1°)245,6920.5%
Sep 37:15 AM7:30 PM-1:20 PM(53.1°)247,7553.1%
Sep 47:48 AM8:25 PM-2:03 PM(57.1°)249,5237.5%
* 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, Mon, Aug 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:12 AMMon 7:33 PMMon 1:22 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:32 AMMon 7:29 PMMon 1:30 PMFairly good visibility
MarsMon 10:54 AMTue 1:34 AMMon 6:14 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 7:29 AMMon 7:22 PMMon 1:25 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnMon 11:03 AMTue 1:09 AMMon 6:06 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 9:24 PMTue 8:37 AMTue 3:01 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 5:55 PMTue 6:46 AMTue 12:21 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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