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Moon: 3.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 30, 2016 at 9:11:39 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:45 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 5:57 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 5:08 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 3:52 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 12 minutes (+2m 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

9:11 PM

Altitude

-38.6°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 12m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 16s

Winter: +1h 40m

Summer: -3h 34m

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 – 5:17 AM
Astro. Twilight5:17 AM – 5:48 AM
Nautical Twilight5:48 AM – 6:18 AM
Civil Twilight6:18 AM – 6:45 AM
Daylight6:45 AM – 5:57 PM
Civil Twilight5:57 PM – 6:24 PM
Nautical Twilight6:24 PM – 6:54 PM
Astro. Twilight6:54 PM – 7:25 PM
Night7:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 306:45 AM5:57 PM11:12:40+2:1612:21 PM (43.3°)93.854
Aug 316:43 AM5:58 PM11:14:58+2:1712:20 PM (43.7°)93.832
Sep 16:42 AM5:59 PM11:17:15+2:1712:20 PM (44.0°)93.810
Sep 26:40 AM6:00 PM11:19:34+2:1812:20 PM (44.4°)93.788
Sep 36:39 AM6:01 PM11:21:52+2:1812:19 PM (44.8°)93.765
Sep 46:37 AM6:02 PM11:24:12+2:1912:19 PM (45.1°)93.742
Sep 56:36 AM6:02 PM11:26:32+2:1912:19 PM (45.5°)93.719
* 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

9:11 PM

Altitude

-58.2°

Heading

229° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.9%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 305:08 AM3:52 PM-10:28 AM(36.3°)239,0336.0%
Aug 315:49 AM4:52 PM-11:18 AM(39.2°)241,2451.9%
Sep 16:27 AM5:52 PM-12:06 PM(42.7°)243,5010.1%
Sep 27:01 AM6:50 PM-12:53 PM(46.6°)245,7170.6%
Sep 37:33 AM7:47 PM-1:37 PM(50.6°)247,7773.1%
Sep 48:04 AM8:44 PM-2:21 PM(54.6°)249,5417.6%
Sep 58:35 AM9:39 PM-3:04 PM(58.5°)250,85913.7%
* 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, Tue, Aug 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:19 AMWed 7:44 PMWed 1:31 PMDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:47 AMWed 7:50 PMWed 1:48 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 11:01 AMWed 1:57 AMTue 6:29 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 7:39 AMWed 7:32 PMWed 1:36 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnTue 11:10 AMWed 1:28 AMTue 6:19 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:39 PMWed 8:48 AMWed 3:13 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 6:01 PMThu 6:57 AMThu 12:29 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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