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Moon: 20.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 26, 2016 at 6:57:52 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:03 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:20 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 3:07 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 1:45 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 16 minutes (+2m 25s)

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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

6:57 PM

Altitude

-8.2°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 16m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 25s

Winter: +2h 44m

Summer: -2h 30m

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 – 4:35 AM
Astro. Twilight4:35 AM – 5:07 AM
Nautical Twilight5:07 AM – 5:37 AM
Civil Twilight5:37 AM – 6:03 AM
Daylight6:03 AM – 6:20 PM
Civil Twilight6:20 PM – 6:46 PM
Nautical Twilight6:46 PM – 7:17 PM
Astro. Twilight7:17 PM – 7:49 PM
Night7:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 266:03 AM6:20 PM12:16:41+2:2512:11 PM (53.6°)93.194
Sep 276:02 AM6:21 PM12:19:06+2:2512:11 PM (53.9°)93.168
Sep 286:00 AM6:22 PM12:21:32+2:2512:11 PM (54.3°)93.142
Sep 295:59 AM6:23 PM12:23:57+2:2512:10 PM (54.7°)93.115
Sep 305:57 AM6:24 PM12:26:23+2:2512:10 PM (55.1°)93.089
Oct 15:56 AM6:25 PM12:28:48+2:2512:10 PM (55.5°)93.062
Note: hours shift because the clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
Oct 26:54 AM7:25 PM12:31:14+2:251:09 PM (55.9°)93.036
* 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 starts on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 2:00 AM, and this is included in the table above.

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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 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 2016 Moon Phases

6:57 PM

Altitude

-57.4°

Heading

234° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 263:07 AM1:45 PM-8:24 AM(35.5°)239,24624.1%
Sep 273:49 AM2:45 PM-9:15 AM(38.2°)241,74615.5%
Sep 284:27 AM3:44 PM-10:03 AM(41.5°)244,0578.6%
Sep 295:02 AM4:42 PM-10:49 AM(45.2°)246,1603.7%
Sep 305:34 AM5:39 PM-11:33 AM(49.2°)248,0370.9%
Oct 16:05 AM6:35 PM-12:17 PM(53.2°)249,6560.0%
Note: hours shift because the clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
Oct 27:36 AM8:31 PM-2:00 PM(57.1°)250,9631.2%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Melbourne This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:23 AMTue 4:52 PMTue 11:07 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:20 AMMon 8:46 PMMon 2:02 PMFairly good visibility
MarsMon 10:23 AMTue 1:27 AMMon 5:55 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 6:07 AMTue 6:14 PMTue 12:11 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnMon 9:28 AMMon 11:48 PMMon 4:38 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 7:48 PMTue 6:59 AMTue 1:24 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 4:16 PMTue 5:14 AMMon 10:45 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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