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Moon: 17.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 3:30:27 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:40 PM 239° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:58 AM 103° East
Moonset Today: 4:36 PM 254° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 46 minutes (+16s)

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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

3:30 PM

Altitude

57.8°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 46m 51s

+16s longer

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 – 3:58 AM
Astro. Twilight3:58 AM – 4:42 AM
Nautical Twilight4:42 AM – 5:22 AM
Civil Twilight5:22 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 8:40 PM
Civil Twilight8:40 PM – 9:11 PM
Nautical Twilight9:11 PM – 9:51 PM
Astro. Twilight9:51 PM – 10:35 PM
Night10:35 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 185:53 AM8:40 PM14:46:51+0:161:16 PM (75.6°)91.476
Dec 195:53 AM8:41 PM14:47:04+0:121:17 PM (75.6°)91.469
Dec 205:54 AM8:41 PM14:47:13+0:081:17 PM (75.6°)91.462
Dec 215:54 AM8:42 PM14:47:18+0:051:18 PM (75.6°)91.455
Dec 225:55 AM8:42 PM14:47:20+0:011:18 PM (75.6°)91.449
Dec 235:55 AM8:43 PM14:47:17−0:021:19 PM (75.6°)91.443
Dec 245:56 AM8:43 PM14:47:11−0:061:19 PM (75.6°)91.437
* All times are in local Melbourne time.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 10:03 AM in Melbourne. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 213:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 218:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2312:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2210:03 AM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

3:30 PM

Altitude

11.2°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

17.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 182:58 AM4:36 PM-9:44 AM(62.7°)242,15319.2%
Dec 193:36 AM5:37 PM-10:33 AM(65.8°)238,67911.5%
Dec 204:19 AM6:38 PM-11:26 AM(68.2°)235,2095.4%
Dec 215:08 AM7:38 PM-12:22 PM(69.6°)232,0471.5%
Dec 226:03 AM8:36 PM-1:20 PM(69.8°)229,4700.2%
Dec 237:05 AM9:30 PM-2:19 PM(68.7°)227,6851.8%
Dec 248:10 AM10:19 PM-3:18 PM(66.4°)226,7976.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Melbourne time.

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