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Moon: 38.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 1, 2016 at 2:53:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 5:18 PM 290° West


Moonset Today: 1:55 PM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 18 minutes (-2m 20s)

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Today's Sun Position in Launceston

The Sun's altitude in Launceston 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

2:53 PM

Altitude

21.8°

Heading

317° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 18m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 20s

Winter: +1h 8m

Summer: -4h 52m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Launceston Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Launceston 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 – 5:25 AM
Astro. Twilight5:25 AM – 5:57 AM
Nautical Twilight5:57 AM – 6:30 AM
Civil Twilight6:30 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 5:18 PM
Civil Twilight5:18 PM – 5:46 PM
Nautical Twilight5:46 PM – 6:19 PM
Astro. Twilight6:19 PM – 6:52 PM
Night6:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Launceston - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 16:59 AM5:18 PM10:18:38−2:2012:09 PM (33.4°)93.666
May 27:00 AM5:16 PM10:16:19−2:1812:08 PM (33.1°)93.690
May 37:01 AM5:15 PM10:14:02−2:1712:08 PM (32.8°)93.714
May 47:02 AM5:14 PM10:11:46−2:1512:08 PM (32.5°)93.737
May 57:03 AM5:13 PM10:09:32−2:1412:08 PM (32.3°)93.760
May 67:04 AM5:12 PM10:07:19−2:1212:08 PM (32.0°)93.783
May 77:05 AM5:10 PM10:05:08−2:1012:08 PM (31.7°)93.805
* All times are local time for Launceston. 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 Launceston time.

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Today's Moon in Launceston

The Moon's path in Launceston 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

2:53 PM

Altitude

-10.8°

Heading

245° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

38.7%

Moon in Launceston - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 1-1:55 PM-7:01 AM(60.4°)234,78842.3%
May 21:05 AM2:33 PM-7:53 AM(56.6°)231,17331.1%
May 32:13 AM3:09 PM-8:45 AM(52.2°)227,81020.7%
May 43:24 AM3:45 PM-9:39 AM(47.4°)225,01911.7%
May 54:37 AM4:23 PM-10:34 AM(42.5°)223,1164.9%
May 65:51 AM5:04 PM-11:31 AM(37.9°)222,3511.0%
May 77:05 AM5:49 PM-12:30 PM(34.0°)222,8550.3%
* All times are local time for Launceston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Launceston This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercurySun 8:10 AMSun 5:40 PMSun 12:55 PM
VenusSun 6:07 AMSun 4:56 PMSun 11:32 AM
MarsSun 6:31 PMMon 9:19 AMMon 1:55 AM
JupiterSun 2:59 PMMon 2:07 AMSun 8:33 PM
SaturnSun 7:08 PMMon 9:49 AMMon 2:28 AM
UranusSun 5:21 AMSun 4:29 PMSun 10:55 AM
NeptuneSun 1:57 AMSun 2:58 PMSun 8:27 AM
PlutoSun 9:25 PMMon 12:07 PMMon 4:46 AM
* All times are local time for Launceston.

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