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Moon: 18.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 11:10:15 am


Sunrise Today: 5:51 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:46 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:58 pm 250° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 38 minutes (+1m 3s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:10 am

Altitude

59.9°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 38m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 3s

Winter: +5h 5m

Summer: -9m 12s

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 – 3:59 am
Astro. Twilight3:59 am – 4:42 am
Nautical Twilight4:42 am – 5:21 am
Civil Twilight5:21 am – 5:51 am
Daylight5:51 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Nautical Twilight9:00 pm – 9:39 pm
Astro. Twilight9:39 pm – 10:22 pm
Night10:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 45:51 am8:30 pm14:38:07+1:031:10 pm (74.5°)91.617
Dec 55:51 am8:31 pm14:39:07+1:001:11 pm (74.6°)91.603
Dec 65:51 am8:31 pm14:40:04+0:571:11 pm (74.7°)91.589
Dec 75:51 am8:32 pm14:40:58+0:531:12 pm (74.8°)91.576
Dec 85:51 am8:33 pm14:41:49+0:501:12 pm (74.9°)91.563
Dec 95:51 am8:34 pm14:42:36+0:471:13 pm (75.0°)91.551
Dec 105:51 am8:35 pm14:43:19+0:431:13 pm (75.1°)91.539
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

11:10 am

Altitude

14.7°

Heading

99° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

18.0%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 49:46 am11:58 pm-4:54 pm(68.2°)244,73619.9%
Dec 510:43 am--5:43 pm(65.6°)242,03428.8%
Dec 6-12:37 am11:43 am6:32 pm(62.2°)238,97638.9%
Dec 7-1:14 am12:45 pm7:21 pm(58.1°)235,65649.8%
Dec 8-1:50 am1:49 pm8:11 pm(53.6°)232,23861.1%
Dec 9-2:25 am2:55 pm9:02 pm(48.9°)228,95472.1%
Dec 10-3:02 am4:03 pm9:55 pm(44.1°)226,09282.2%
* 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, Sun, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:02 amSun 10:06 pmSun 2:34 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 8:58 amSun 11:42 pmSun 4:20 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:56 amMon 12:48 amSun 5:52 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 3:13 amSun 3:53 pmSun 9:33 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 6:22 amSun 8:49 pmSun 1:36 pmNot visible
UranusSun 4:05 pmMon 3:22 amSun 9:43 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 12:41 pmMon 1:40 amSun 7:11 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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