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Moon: 64.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 3:21:46 am


Sunrise Today: 3:44 am 133° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:50 pm 226° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:00 pm 87° East
Moonset Today: 1:30 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 5 minutes (+1m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Macquarie Island

The Sun's altitude in Macquarie Island 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

3:21 am

Altitude

-1.9°

Heading

138° SE

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

17h 5m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 40s

Winter: +9h 49m

Summer: -10m 15s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Macquarie Island Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Macquarie Island 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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 1:05 am
Nautical Twilight1:05 am – 2:50 am
Civil Twilight2:50 am – 3:44 am
Daylight3:44 am – 8:50 pm
Civil Twilight8:50 pm – 9:44 pm
Nautical Twilight9:44 pm – 11:31 pm
Astro. Twilight11:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Macquarie Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 93:44 am8:50 pm17:05:22+1:4012:17 pm (58.3°)91.551
Dec 103:44 am8:51 pm17:06:56+1:3312:17 pm (58.4°)91.539
Dec 113:44 am8:52 pm17:08:22+1:2612:18 pm (58.5°)91.528
Dec 123:43 am8:53 pm17:09:41+1:1812:18 pm (58.6°)91.517
Dec 133:43 am8:54 pm17:10:52+1:1112:18 pm (58.7°)91.507
Dec 143:43 am8:55 pm17:11:56+1:0312:19 pm (58.7°)91.497
Dec 153:43 am8:56 pm17:12:51+0:5512:19 pm (58.8°)91.488
* All times are local time for Macquarie Island. 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 219:34 am
September EquinoxSep 231:21 am
December SolsticeDec 219:44 pm
* All times are local Macquarie Island time.

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Today's Moon in Macquarie Island

The Moon's path in Macquarie Island 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

3:21 am

Altitude

-16.3°

Heading

246° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.3%

Moon in Macquarie Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-1:30 am2:00 pm8:04 pm(32.2°)229,07671.7%
Dec 10-1:55 am3:21 pm8:57 pm(27.4°)226,19181.8%
Dec 11-2:21 am4:44 pm9:53 pm(23.1°)224,02890.3%
Dec 12-2:51 am6:07 pm10:51 pm(19.4°)222,87296.4%
Dec 13-3:28 am7:27 pm11:52 pm(16.9°)222,91999.5%
Dec 14-4:13 am8:39 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 15-5:08 am9:40 pm12:54 am(15.7°)224,22299.3%
* All times are local time for Macquarie Island. 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 Macquarie Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:53 amFri 10:39 pmFri 1:46 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 7:05 amFri 11:52 pmFri 3:29 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 9:17 amSat 12:25 amFri 4:51 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 1:44 amFri 2:58 pmFri 8:21 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 4:03 amFri 8:42 pmFri 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 3:07 pmSat 1:48 amFri 8:28 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 11:02 amSat 12:49 amFri 5:55 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Macquarie Island.

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