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Moon: 87.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 3, 2015 at 8:48:22 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:47 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:17 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:33 PM 93° East
Moonset Today: 8:23 AM 265° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 30 minutes (+1m 31s)

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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

8:48 PM

Altitude

-44.0°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 30m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 31s

Winter: +36m 13s

Summer: -3h 54m

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 – 5:21 AM
Astro. Twilight5:21 AM – 5:50 AM
Nautical Twilight5:50 AM – 6:20 AM
Civil Twilight6:20 AM – 6:47 AM
Daylight6:47 AM – 5:17 PM
Civil Twilight5:17 PM – 5:43 PM
Nautical Twilight5:43 PM – 6:13 PM
Astro. Twilight6:13 PM – 6:42 PM
Night6:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 36:47 AM5:17 PM10:30:07+1:3112:01 PM (38.5°)94.328
Aug 46:46 AM5:17 PM10:31:40+1:3312:01 PM (38.8°)94.316
Aug 56:45 AM5:18 PM10:33:15+1:3412:01 PM (39.1°)94.304
Aug 66:44 AM5:19 PM10:34:51+1:3612:01 PM (39.3°)94.291
Aug 76:43 AM5:19 PM10:36:28+1:3712:01 PM (39.6°)94.278
Aug 86:42 AM5:20 PM10:38:07+1:3812:01 PM (39.9°)94.265
Aug 96:41 AM5:21 PM10:39:47+1:3912:01 PM (40.2°)94.251
* All times are local time for Sydney. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 219:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 222:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 236:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 223:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

8:48 PM

Altitude

2.5°

Heading

91° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

87.5%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 3-8:23 AM8:33 PM1:57 AM(61.5°)225,05193.0%
Aug 4-9:04 AM9:40 PM2:52 AM(56.7°)225,75685.4%
Aug 5-9:45 AM10:46 PM3:45 AM(51.9°)227,28075.8%
Aug 6-10:26 AM11:50 PM4:39 AM(47.4°)229,41164.8%
Aug 7-11:08 AM-5:32 AM(43.5°)231,92053.2%
Aug 812:53 AM11:53 AM-6:25 AM(40.4°)234,60341.7%
Aug 91:54 AM12:40 PM-7:18 AM(38.3°)237,30130.9%
* All times are local time for Sydney. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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