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Moon: 94.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 2, 2015 at 9:39:33 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:34 AM 85° East
Sunset Today: 7:13 PM 275° West


Moonrise Today: 6:01 PM 86° East
Moonset Today: 5:15 AM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 38 minutes (-2m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

The Sun's altitude in Melbourne 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

9:39 AM

Altitude

23.1°

Heading

64° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 38m 43s

Change since

yesterday: -2m 24s

Winter: +2h 6m

Summer: -3h 8m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Melbourne today

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Day, night and twilight times in Melbourne 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 – 6:07 AM
Astro. Twilight6:07 AM – 6:38 AM
Nautical Twilight6:38 AM – 7:08 AM
Civil Twilight7:08 AM – 7:34 AM
Daylight7:34 AM – 7:13 PM
Civil Twilight7:13 PM – 7:39 PM
Nautical Twilight7:39 PM – 8:10 PM
Astro. Twilight8:10 PM – 8:40 PM
Night8:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 27:34 AM7:13 PM11:38:43−2:241:24 PM (47.4°)92.895
Apr 37:35 AM7:11 PM11:36:19−2:231:24 PM (47.1°)92.922
Apr 47:36 AM7:10 PM11:33:55−2:231:23 PM (46.7°)92.948
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 56:37 AM6:09 PM11:31:32−2:2312:23 PM (46.3°)92.975
Apr 66:38 AM6:07 PM11:29:09−2:2212:23 PM (45.9°)93.002
Apr 76:39 AM6:06 PM11:26:47−2:2212:22 PM (45.5°)93.029
Apr 86:40 AM6:04 PM11:24:25−2:2112:22 PM (45.2°)93.056
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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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 Melbourne time.

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Today's moon in Melbourne

The Moon's path in Melbourne 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

9:39 AM

Altitude

-47.6°

Heading

226° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

94.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 2-5:15 AM6:01 PM---
Apr 3-6:09 AM6:32 PM12:02 AM(49.3°)252,03696.5%
Apr 4-7:04 AM7:03 PM12:45 AM(53.2°)251,30699.2%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 5-7:00 AM6:35 PM1:28 AM(56.9°)250,185100.0%
Apr 6-7:56 AM7:09 PM1:12 AM(60.5°)248,73298.8%
Apr 7-8:53 AM7:47 PM1:58 AM(63.7°)246,98095.6%
Apr 8-9:50 AM8:28 PM2:46 AM(66.4°)244,94990.4%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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