Flag for Australia Sydney, NSW, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 79.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 3:01:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:53 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:10 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:42 PM 92° East
Moonset Today: 9:29 AM 266° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 16 minutes (+1m 17s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sydney

The Sun's altitude in Sydney 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

3:01 PM

Altitude

21.5°

Heading

314° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 16m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 17s

Winter: +23m 1s

Summer: -4h 7m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sydney Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Sydney 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 – 5:26 AM
Astro. Twilight5:26 AM – 5:56 AM
Nautical Twilight5:56 AM – 6:27 AM
Civil Twilight6:27 AM – 6:53 AM
Daylight6:53 AM – 5:10 PM
Civil Twilight5:10 PM – 5:37 PM
Nautical Twilight5:37 PM – 6:07 PM
Astro. Twilight6:07 PM – 6:37 PM
Night6:37 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 246:53 AM5:10 PM10:16:55+1:1712:02 PM (36.4°)94.425
Jul 256:53 AM5:11 PM10:18:14+1:1812:02 PM (36.6°)94.417
Jul 266:52 AM5:12 PM10:19:35+1:2012:02 PM (36.8°)94.409
Jul 276:51 AM5:12 PM10:20:57+1:2212:02 PM (37.0°)94.400
Jul 286:51 AM5:13 PM10:22:21+1:2312:02 PM (37.2°)94.390
Jul 296:50 AM5:14 PM10:23:47+1:2512:02 PM (37.5°)94.381
Jul 306:49 AM5:14 PM10:25:14+1:2712:02 PM (37.7°)94.370
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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 Sydney time.

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Today's Moon in Sydney

The Moon's path in Sydney 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

3:01 PM

Altitude

-53.3°

Heading

192° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.6%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-9:29 AM9:42 PM3:07 AM(60.6°)232,00083.9%
Jul 25-10:08 AM10:46 PM3:58 AM(56.0°)230,89774.4%
Jul 26-10:47 AM11:51 PM4:49 AM(51.3°)230,16063.5%
Jul 27-11:27 AM-5:42 AM(46.9°)229,76951.7%
Jul 2812:56 AM12:11 PM-6:35 AM(42.9°)229,72139.8%
Jul 292:01 AM12:58 PM-7:31 AM(39.8°)230,03828.5%
Jul 303:04 AM1:49 PM-8:27 AM(37.8°)230,76018.4%
* All times are local time for Sydney. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sydney This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:57 AMSun 6:32 PMSun 1:14 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:43 AMSun 6:10 PMSun 12:56 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 12:15 PMMon 2:26 AMSun 7:20 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:24 AMSun 9:03 PMSun 3:13 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:20 PMMon 3:19 AMSun 8:20 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:37 PMMon 10:53 AMMon 5:15 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 8:14 PMMon 9:01 AMMon 2:37 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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