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Moon: 67.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 29, 2015 at 1:09:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:31 AM 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:19 PM 274° West


Moonrise Today: 3:47 PM 70° East
Moonset Today: 1:37 AM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 48 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

1:09 PM

Altitude

48.9°

Heading

6° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 48m 21s

Change since

yesterday: -2m 25s

Winter: +2h 15m

Summer: -2h 58m

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 – 6:03 AM
Astro. Twilight6:03 AM – 6:34 AM
Nautical Twilight6:34 AM – 7:04 AM
Civil Twilight7:04 AM – 7:31 AM
Daylight7:31 AM – 7:19 PM
Civil Twilight7:19 PM – 7:45 PM
Nautical Twilight7:45 PM – 8:16 PM
Astro. Twilight8:16 PM – 8:46 PM
Night8:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 297:31 AM7:19 PM11:48:21−2:251:25 PM (49.0°)92.787
Mar 307:32 AM7:17 PM11:45:55−2:251:25 PM (48.6°)92.813
Mar 317:32 AM7:16 PM11:43:30−2:251:25 PM (48.2°)92.839
Apr 17:33 AM7:14 PM11:41:06−2:241:24 PM (47.8°)92.866
Apr 27:34 AM7:13 PM11:38:41−2:241:24 PM (47.4°)92.892
Apr 37:35 AM7:11 PM11:36:17−2:231:24 PM (47.1°)92.919
Apr 47:36 AM7:10 PM11:33:54−2:231:23 PM (46.7°)92.945
* 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 219:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 222:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 236:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 223:48 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

1:09 PM

Altitude

-30.3°

Heading

93° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

67.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 29-1:37 AM3:47 PM9:07 PM(36.4°)249,37570.2%
Mar 30-2:31 AM4:24 PM9:53 PM(39.0°)251,03278.8%
Mar 31-3:26 AM4:59 PM10:37 PM(42.1°)251,98786.1%
Apr 1-4:20 AM5:31 PM11:20 PM(45.6°)252,29392.1%
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%
* 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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