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Moon: 1.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 6, 2016 at 4:58:05 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:44 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 5:15 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 5:35 AM 79° East
Moonset Today: 5:04 PM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 31 minutes (-1m 44s)

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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

4:58 AM

Altitude

-21.9°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 31m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 44s

Winter: +44m 36s

Summer: -4h 1m

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 – 5:18 AM
Astro. Twilight5:18 AM – 5:47 AM
Nautical Twilight5:47 AM – 6:18 AM
Civil Twilight6:18 AM – 6:44 AM
Daylight6:44 AM – 5:15 PM
Civil Twilight5:15 PM – 5:42 PM
Nautical Twilight5:42 PM – 6:12 PM
Astro. Twilight6:12 PM – 6:42 PM
Night6:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 66:44 AM5:15 PM10:31:06−1:4412:00 PM (38.1°)93.783
May 76:45 AM5:15 PM10:29:23−1:4312:00 PM (37.8°)93.805
May 86:46 AM5:14 PM10:27:41−1:4212:00 PM (37.6°)93.827
May 96:47 AM5:13 PM10:26:00−1:4012:00 PM (37.3°)93.849
May 106:48 AM5:12 PM10:24:21−1:3912:00 PM (37.0°)93.870
May 116:48 AM5:11 PM10:22:43−1:3712:00 PM (36.8°)93.891
May 126:49 AM5:10 PM10:21:07−1:3612:00 PM (36.5°)93.911
* 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

4:58 AM

Altitude

-8.0°

Heading

84° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.7%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 65:35 AM5:04 PM-11:23 AM(44.1°)222,3521.0%
May 76:46 AM5:51 PM-12:21 PM(40.2°)222,8490.3%
May 87:56 AM6:43 PM-1:21 PM(37.4°)224,5882.9%
May 99:02 AM7:38 PM-2:21 PM(35.8°)227,3848.3%
May 1010:03 AM8:37 PM-3:19 PM(35.5°)230,93416.1%
May 1110:57 AM9:36 PM-4:16 PM(36.5°)234,88025.5%
May 1211:45 AM10:36 PM-5:08 PM(38.5°)238,86935.8%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 7:16 AMFri 5:27 PMFri 12:21 PM
VenusFri 6:02 AMFri 4:53 PMFri 11:28 AM
MarsThu 6:20 PMFri 8:35 AMFri 1:28 AM
JupiterFri 2:26 PMSat 1:45 AMFri 8:05 PM
SaturnThu 7:00 PMFri 9:08 AMFri 2:04 AM
UranusFri 4:49 AMFri 4:07 PMFri 10:28 AM
NeptuneFri 1:36 AMFri 2:25 PMFri 8:00 AM
PlutoThu 9:17 PMFri 11:26 AMFri 4:22 AM
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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