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Moon: 91.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 25, 2016 at 5:47:17 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 5:21 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:15 PM 110° East
Moonset Today: 8:57 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 51 minutes (-42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rockhampton

The Sun's altitude in Rockhampton 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

5:47 AM

Altitude

-9.8°

Heading

71° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

10h 51m 30s

Change since

Yesterday: -42s

Winter: +9m 45s

Summer: -2h 43m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rockhampton Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rockhampton 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 – 5:10 AM
Astro. Twilight5:10 AM – 5:37 AM
Nautical Twilight5:37 AM – 6:05 AM
Civil Twilight6:05 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 5:21 PM
Civil Twilight5:21 PM – 5:45 PM
Nautical Twilight5:45 PM – 6:12 PM
Astro. Twilight6:12 PM – 6:40 PM
Night6:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rockhampton - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 256:29 AM5:21 PM10:51:30−0:4211:55 AM (45.6°)94.154
May 266:30 AM5:20 PM10:50:48−0:4111:55 AM (45.5°)94.171
May 276:30 AM5:20 PM10:50:08−0:3911:55 AM (45.3°)94.188
May 286:30 AM5:20 PM10:49:30−0:3811:55 AM (45.1°)94.204
May 296:31 AM5:20 PM10:48:53−0:3711:55 AM (45.0°)94.220
May 306:31 AM5:20 PM10:48:17−0:3511:56 AM (44.8°)94.236
May 316:32 AM5:19 PM10:47:43−0:3411:56 AM (44.7°)94.251
* All times are local time for Rockhampton. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:44 PM
* All times are local Rockhampton time.

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Today's Moon in Rockhampton

The Moon's path in Rockhampton 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

5:47 AM

Altitude

40.4°

Heading

265° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

91.7%

Moon in Rockhampton - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-8:57 AM8:15 PM2:10 AM(85.1°)245,59592.5%
May 26-9:46 AM9:09 PM3:01 AM(84.4°)243,35786.1%
May 27-10:33 AM10:04 PM3:52 AM(82.7°)240,86678.0%
May 28-11:18 AM11:01 PM4:43 AM(80.1°)238,15868.4%
May 29-12:02 PM11:59 PM5:34 AM(76.6°)235,29957.7%
May 30-12:46 PM-6:24 AM(72.5°)232,40546.3%
May 3112:58 AM1:29 PM-7:16 AM(68.0°)229,64934.8%
* All times are local time for Rockhampton. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Rockhampton This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:59 AMWed 4:18 PMWed 10:38 AMDifficult
VenusWed 6:14 AMWed 5:08 PMWed 11:41 AMSlightly difficult
MarsWed 4:56 PMThu 6:17 AMWed 11:37 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 12:58 PMThu 12:35 AMWed 6:46 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 5:59 PMWed 7:17 AMWed 12:38 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:24 AMWed 2:59 PMWed 9:12 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 12:26 AMWed 12:56 PMWed 6:41 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Rockhampton.

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