Flag for Australia Darwin, NT, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 17.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 6:35:46 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:53 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 6:43 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 3:14 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:05 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 49 minutes (+37s)

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Today's Sun Position in Darwin

The Sun's altitude in Darwin 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

6:35 PM

Altitude

1.2°

Heading

280° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 49m 39s

Change since

Yesterday: +37s

Winter: +26m 4s

Summer: -1h 2m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Darwin Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Darwin 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 – 5:42 AM
Astro. Twilight5:42 AM – 6:07 AM
Nautical Twilight6:07 AM – 6:32 AM
Civil Twilight6:32 AM – 6:53 AM
Daylight6:53 AM – 6:43 PM
Civil Twilight6:43 PM – 7:04 PM
Nautical Twilight7:04 PM – 7:29 PM
Astro. Twilight7:29 PM – 7:54 PM
Night7:54 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Darwin - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:53 AM6:43 PM11:49:39+0:3712:48 PM (68.0°)93.895
Aug 296:52 AM6:43 PM11:50:17+0:3812:48 PM (68.3°)93.874
Aug 306:52 AM6:43 PM11:50:55+0:3812:47 PM (68.7°)93.853
Aug 316:51 AM6:43 PM11:51:34+0:3812:47 PM (69.0°)93.831
Sep 16:51 AM6:43 PM11:52:12+0:3812:47 PM (69.4°)93.809
Sep 26:50 AM6:43 PM11:52:51+0:3812:46 PM (69.8°)93.787
Sep 36:49 AM6:43 PM11:53:30+0:3912:46 PM (70.1°)93.765
* All times are local time for Darwin. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:00 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:04 AM
September EquinoxSep 2211:51 PM
December SolsticeDec 218:14 PM
* All times are local Darwin time.

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Today's Moon in Darwin

The Moon's path in Darwin 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

6:35 PM

Altitude

-48.3°

Heading

283° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.0%

Moon in Darwin - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 283:14 AM3:05 PM-9:09 AM(58.7°)235,00320.3%
Aug 294:08 AM4:01 PM-10:04 AM(59.9°)236,99812.0%
Aug 304:59 AM4:55 PM-10:57 AM(62.0°)239,1185.8%
Aug 315:47 AM5:48 PM-11:47 AM(65.0°)241,3341.8%
Sep 16:32 AM6:39 PM-12:35 PM(68.5°)243,5900.1%
Sep 27:15 AM7:28 PM-1:21 PM(72.4°)245,8020.6%
Sep 37:56 AM8:16 PM-2:05 PM(76.5°)247,8533.3%
* All times are local time for Darwin. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Darwin This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:05 AMSun 8:13 PMSun 2:09 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:12 AMSun 8:13 PMSun 2:13 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:33 PMMon 1:24 AMSun 6:59 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 8:12 AMSun 8:11 PMSun 2:12 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 12:32 PMMon 1:13 AMSun 6:53 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:54 PMMon 9:41 AMMon 3:47 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:59 PMMon 7:17 AMMon 1:08 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Darwin.

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