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Moon: 14.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 20, 2014 at 2:42:05 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:05 AM 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:08 PM 271° West


Moonrise Today: 3:11 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 2:54 PM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (+1m 4s)

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Today's Sun Position in Townsville

The Sun's altitude in Townsville 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

2:42 PM

Altitude

46.5°

Heading

293° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 3m 35s

+1m 4s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Townsville today

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Day, night and twilight times in Townsville 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 – 4:52 AM
Astro. Twilight4:52 AM – 5:17 AM
Nautical Twilight5:17 AM – 5:43 AM
Civil Twilight5:43 AM – 6:05 AM
Daylight6:05 AM – 6:08 PM
Civil Twilight6:08 PM – 6:30 PM
Nautical Twilight6:30 PM – 6:56 PM
Astro. Twilight6:56 PM – 7:21 PM
Night7:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 206:05 AM6:08 PM12:03:35+1:0412:06 PM (69.6°)93.369
Sep 216:04 AM6:09 PM12:04:40+1:0412:06 PM (70.0°)93.344
Sep 226:03 AM6:09 PM12:05:45+1:0512:06 PM (70.4°)93.318
Sep 236:02 AM6:09 PM12:06:50+1:0512:05 PM (70.8°)93.292
Sep 246:01 AM6:09 PM12:07:55+1:0512:05 PM (71.2°)93.266
Sep 256:00 AM6:09 PM12:09:01+1:0512:05 PM (71.6°)93.240
Sep 265:59 AM6:09 PM12:10:06+1:0512:04 PM (71.9°)93.214
* All times are in local Townsville time.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:29 PM in Townsville.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 212:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 218:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2312:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 229:03 AM
* All times are local Townsville time.

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Today's moon in Townsville

The Moon's path in Townsville 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:42 PM

Altitude

1.9°

Heading

284° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

14.6%

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 203:11 AM2:54 PM-9:01 AM(56.8°)252,08416.2%
Sep 213:51 AM3:43 PM-9:45 AM(59.9°)252,1679.7%
Sep 224:29 AM4:31 PM-10:29 AM(63.4°)251,6604.7%
Sep 235:06 AM5:19 PM-11:12 AM(67.2°)250,6701.4%
Sep 245:44 AM6:08 PM-11:55 AM(71.1°)249,3020.1%
Sep 256:22 AM6:58 PM-12:39 PM(75.1°)247,6390.7%
Sep 267:01 AM7:49 PM-1:24 PM(78.8°)245,7373.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Townsville time.

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