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Moon: 99.6%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Aug 29, 2015 at 5:31:18 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 5:42 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 5:10 PM 101° East
Moonset Today: 5:40 AM 256° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 13 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

5:31 PM

Altitude

1.6°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 13m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 3s

Winter: +1h 27m

Summer: -3h 18m

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 – 5:33 AM
Nautical Twilight5:33 AM – 6:02 AM
Civil Twilight6:02 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 5:42 PM
Civil Twilight5:42 PM – 6:07 PM
Nautical Twilight6:07 PM – 6:37 PM
Astro. Twilight6:37 PM – 7:06 PM
Night7:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 296:28 AM5:42 PM11:13:41+2:0312:05 PM (45.2°)93.887
Aug 306:27 AM5:42 PM11:15:45+2:0312:04 PM (45.6°)93.866
Aug 316:25 AM5:43 PM11:17:49+2:0412:04 PM (45.9°)93.844
Sep 16:24 AM5:44 PM11:19:54+2:0412:04 PM (46.3°)93.823
Sep 26:23 AM5:45 PM11:21:59+2:0512:03 PM (46.7°)93.801
Sep 36:21 AM5:45 PM11:24:05+2:0612:03 PM (47.0°)93.779
Sep 46:20 AM5:46 PM11:26:12+2:0612:03 PM (47.4°)93.757
* All times are local time for Canberra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 219:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 222:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 236:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 223:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

5:31 PM

Altitude

3.5°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.6%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 29-5:40 AM5:10 PM11:50 PM(62.3°)223,28899.9%
Aug 30-6:24 AM6:20 PM---
Aug 31-7:06 AM7:30 PM12:47 AM(57.6°)222,63198.9%
Sep 1-7:48 AM8:40 PM1:42 AM(52.6°)223,21694.7%
Sep 2-8:29 AM9:48 PM2:38 AM(47.8°)224,92787.8%
Sep 3-9:12 AM10:54 PM3:33 AM(43.6°)227,53178.6%
Sep 4-9:57 AM11:58 PM4:28 AM(40.1°)230,72568.0%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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