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Moon: 37.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 1, 2014 at 2:48:24 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:41 AM 94° East
Sunset Today: 6:06 PM 265° West


Moonrise Today: 10:20 AM 113° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 25 minutes (+2m 12s)

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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

2:48 AM

Altitude

-33.8°

Heading

123° SE

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 25m 35s

+2m 12s longer

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 – 4:15 AM
Astro. Twilight4:15 AM – 4:46 AM
Nautical Twilight4:46 AM – 5:15 AM
Civil Twilight5:15 AM – 5:41 AM
Daylight5:41 AM – 6:06 PM
Civil Twilight6:06 PM – 6:32 PM
Nautical Twilight6:32 PM – 7:02 PM
Astro. Twilight7:02 PM – 7:32 PM
Night7:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 15:41 AM6:06 PM12:25:35+2:1211:53 AM (57.8°)93.080
Oct 25:39 AM6:07 PM12:27:47+2:1211:53 AM (58.2°)93.053
Oct 35:38 AM6:08 PM12:30:00+2:1211:53 AM (58.6°)93.026
Oct 45:37 AM6:09 PM12:32:12+2:1211:52 AM (59.0°)92.999
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 56:35 AM7:10 PM12:34:24+2:1212:52 PM (59.4°)92.971
Oct 66:34 AM7:10 PM12:36:37+2:1212:52 PM (59.8°)92.944
Oct 76:32 AM7:11 PM12:38:49+2:1212:51 PM (60.1°)92.917
* All times are in local Canberra time.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 213:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 218:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2312:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:03 AM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:48 AM

Altitude

-29.0°

Heading

215° SW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

37.9%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 110:20 AM--5:30 PM(72.1°)233,70144.5%
Oct 2-12:39 AM11:19 AM6:27 PM(71.0°)231,13056.2%
Oct 3-1:31 AM12:22 PM7:23 PM(68.6°)228,78667.7%
Oct 4-2:19 AM1:28 PM8:19 PM(65.3°)226,88078.5%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 5-4:03 AM3:36 PM10:14 PM(61.1°)225,63687.7%
Oct 6-4:45 AM4:45 PM11:09 PM(56.4°)225,25494.6%
Oct 7-5:26 AM5:53 PM---
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Canberra time.

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