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Moon: 30.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 9:38:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:25 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 1:51 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 1:23 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 38 minutes (+59s)

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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

9:38 AM

Altitude

41.8°

Heading

56° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 38m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +59s

Winter: +40m 43s

Summer: -1h 38m

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 – 5:12 AM
Astro. Twilight5:12 AM – 5:37 AM
Nautical Twilight5:37 AM – 6:03 AM
Civil Twilight6:03 AM – 6:25 AM
Daylight6:25 AM – 6:04 PM
Civil Twilight6:04 PM – 6:26 PM
Nautical Twilight6:26 PM – 6:52 PM
Astro. Twilight6:52 PM – 7:17 PM
Night7:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 276:25 AM6:04 PM11:38:54+0:5912:14 PM (60.8°)93.916
Aug 286:24 AM6:04 PM11:39:54+1:0012:14 PM (61.2°)93.896
Aug 296:23 AM6:04 PM11:40:55+1:0012:14 PM (61.5°)93.875
Aug 306:22 AM6:04 PM11:41:56+1:0012:13 PM (61.9°)93.854
Aug 316:22 AM6:05 PM11:42:57+1:0112:13 PM (62.2°)93.832
Sep 16:21 AM6:05 PM11:43:58+1:0112:13 PM (62.6°)93.810
Sep 26:20 AM6:05 PM11:45:00+1:0112:12 PM (62.9°)93.788
* All times are local time for Townsville. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:38 AM

Altitude

42.0°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.0%

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 271:51 AM1:23 PM-7:37 AM(51.9°)233,07630.8%
Aug 282:48 AM2:19 PM-8:33 AM(51.8°)234,91820.8%
Aug 293:41 AM3:15 PM-9:28 AM(52.9°)236,90712.4%
Aug 304:31 AM4:11 PM-10:20 AM(55.0°)239,0226.0%
Aug 315:18 AM5:06 PM-11:11 AM(58.0°)241,2341.9%
Sep 16:02 AM5:58 PM-11:59 AM(61.5°)243,4900.1%
Sep 26:43 AM6:50 PM-12:45 PM(65.4°)245,7060.6%
* All times are local time for Townsville. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Townsville This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:33 AMSat 7:44 PMSat 1:38 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:39 AMSat 7:37 PMSat 1:38 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 11:47 AMSun 1:06 AMSat 6:26 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 7:42 AMSat 7:40 PMSat 1:41 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSat 11:51 AMSun 12:54 AMSat 6:23 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 9:29 PMSun 9:07 AMSun 3:18 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:25 PMSun 6:51 AMSun 12:38 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Townsville.

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