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Moon: 8.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2016 at 3:40:50 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:21 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 5:32 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:39 AM 66° East
Moonset Today: 3:01 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 10 minutes (+1m 43s)

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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

3:40 PM

Altitude

17.9°

Heading

312° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 10m 59s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 43s

Winter: +38m 26s

Summer: -4h 36m

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 – 5:51 AM
Astro. Twilight5:51 AM – 6:22 AM
Nautical Twilight6:22 AM – 6:53 AM
Civil Twilight6:53 AM – 7:21 AM
Daylight7:21 AM – 5:32 PM
Civil Twilight5:32 PM – 6:00 PM
Nautical Twilight6:00 PM – 6:32 PM
Astro. Twilight6:32 PM – 7:03 PM
Night7:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 317:21 AM5:32 PM10:10:59+1:4312:27 PM (34.0°)94.359
Aug 17:20 AM5:33 PM10:12:44+1:4512:26 PM (34.3°)94.348
Aug 27:19 AM5:34 PM10:14:31+1:4612:26 PM (34.5°)94.336
Aug 37:18 AM5:35 PM10:16:19+1:4812:26 PM (34.8°)94.324
Aug 47:17 AM5:36 PM10:18:09+1:5012:26 PM (35.1°)94.311
Aug 57:16 AM5:36 PM10:20:01+1:5112:26 PM (35.3°)94.298
Aug 67:15 AM5:37 PM10:21:54+1:5312:26 PM (35.6°)94.284
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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 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

3:40 PM

Altitude

-7.8°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.5%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 314:39 AM3:01 PM-9:51 AM(32.9°)231,95410.1%
Aug 15:36 AM4:00 PM-10:47 AM(33.3°)233,5994.2%
Aug 26:27 AM5:01 PM-11:43 AM(34.8°)235,6890.8%
Aug 37:12 AM6:03 PM-12:35 PM(37.3°)238,1460.1%
Aug 47:52 AM7:04 PM-1:26 PM(40.5°)240,8331.9%
Aug 58:28 AM8:04 PM-2:13 PM(44.3°)243,5715.8%
Aug 69:02 AM9:02 PM-2:59 PM(48.2°)246,15411.6%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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, Sun, Jul 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:30 AMSun 7:21 PMSun 1:55 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:13 AMSun 6:43 PMSun 1:28 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:09 PMMon 2:46 AMSun 7:27 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:26 AMSun 9:04 PMSun 3:15 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:08 PMMon 3:25 AMSun 8:16 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:38 PMMon 10:47 AMMon 5:13 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 8:07 PMMon 9:01 AMMon 2:34 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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