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Moon: 35.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 31, 2016 at 6:21:41 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:26 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:10 PM 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:18 AM 93° East
Moonset Today: 1:52 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 43 minutes (-1m 4s)

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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

6:21 AM

Altitude

-12.5°

Heading

72° E

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

9h 43m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 4s

Winter: +11m 11s

Summer: -5h 3m

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 – 5:53 AM
Astro. Twilight5:53 AM – 6:24 AM
Nautical Twilight6:24 AM – 6:57 AM
Civil Twilight6:57 AM – 7:26 AM
Daylight7:26 AM – 5:10 PM
Civil Twilight5:10 PM – 5:39 PM
Nautical Twilight5:39 PM – 6:11 PM
Astro. Twilight6:11 PM – 6:43 PM
Night6:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 317:26 AM5:10 PM9:43:44−1:0412:18 PM (30.3°)94.252
Jun 17:27 AM5:09 PM9:42:42−1:0112:18 PM (30.1°)94.267
Jun 27:27 AM5:09 PM9:41:44−0:5812:18 PM (30.0°)94.281
Jun 37:28 AM5:09 PM9:40:48−0:5512:18 PM (29.9°)94.295
Jun 47:28 AM5:08 PM9:39:55−0:5312:18 PM (29.7°)94.309
Jun 57:29 AM5:08 PM9:39:04−0:5012:19 PM (29.6°)94.322
Jun 67:30 AM5:08 PM9:38:17−0:4712:19 PM (29.5°)94.334
* 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

6:21 AM

Altitude

49.6°

Heading

30° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

35.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 311:18 AM1:52 PM-7:39 AM(53.2°)229,60834.6%
Jun 12:25 AM2:30 PM-8:31 AM(48.4°)227,21623.7%
Jun 23:34 AM3:10 PM-9:25 AM(43.8°)225,43314.1%
Jun 34:44 AM3:53 PM-10:21 AM(39.5°)224,4976.6%
Jun 45:55 AM4:40 PM-11:20 AM(36.1°)224,5831.9%
Jun 57:03 AM5:33 PM-12:19 PM(33.8°)225,7620.2%
Jun 68:08 AM6:30 PM-1:19 PM(32.8°)227,9661.7%
* 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, May 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:26 AMTue 4:07 PMTue 10:47 AMSlightly difficult
VenusTue 7:17 AMTue 5:03 PMTue 12:10 PMExtremely difficult
MarsTue 4:14 PMWed 6:39 AMTue 11:26 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:07 PMWed 12:25 AMTue 6:46 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 5:25 PMTue 7:45 AMTue 12:35 AMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 3:35 AMTue 2:47 PMTue 9:11 AMDifficult
NeptuneTue 12:13 AMTue 1:06 PMTue 6:40 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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