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Moon: 90.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 11, 2016 at 11:06:45 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:42 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:12 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:52 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 3:26 am 280° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (+36s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:06 pm

Altitude

-26.1°

Heading

208° SW

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 29m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: +36s

Winter: +4h 43m

Summer: -3m 1s

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 – 3:55 am
Astro. Twilight3:55 am – 4:36 am
Nautical Twilight4:36 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:42 am
Daylight5:42 am – 8:12 pm
Civil Twilight8:12 pm – 8:41 pm
Nautical Twilight8:41 pm – 9:18 pm
Astro. Twilight9:18 pm – 9:59 pm
Night9:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 115:42 am8:12 pm14:29:31+0:3612:57 pm (77.7°)91.527
Dec 125:42 am8:12 pm14:30:04+0:3212:57 pm (77.8°)91.517
Dec 135:42 am8:13 pm14:30:33+0:2912:58 pm (77.9°)91.506
Dec 145:43 am8:14 pm14:31:00+0:2612:58 pm (77.9°)91.497
Dec 155:43 am8:14 pm14:31:23+0:2312:59 pm (78.0°)91.487
Dec 165:43 am8:15 pm14:31:43+0:1912:59 pm (78.0°)91.479
Dec 175:44 am8:16 pm14:31:59+0:161:00 pm (78.1°)91.471
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

11:06 pm

Altitude

41.6°

Heading

349° N

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.7%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 11-3:26 am4:52 pm10:33 pm(42.3°)223,98290.5%
Dec 12-4:09 am6:02 pm11:32 pm(38.7°)222,85796.5%
Dec 13-4:58 am7:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-5:52 am8:19 pm12:33 am(36.2°)222,93899.5%
Dec 15-6:51 am9:20 pm1:35 am(35.0°)224,27499.3%
Dec 16-7:54 am10:15 pm2:36 am(35.4°)226,75096.0%
Dec 17-8:58 am11:02 pm3:35 am(37.0°)230,10890.0%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Sun, Dec 11, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:08 amMon 9:47 pmMon 2:28 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 9:02 amSun 11:18 pmSun 4:10 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:43 amMon 12:14 amSun 5:28 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 2:30 amMon 3:09 pmMon 8:50 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 5:44 amMon 7:59 pmMon 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSun 3:18 pmMon 2:39 amSun 8:59 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 12:00 noonMon 12:54 amSun 6:27 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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