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Moon: 2.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 7:08:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:32 AM 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:49 PM 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:34 AM 109° East
Moonset Today: 5:56 PM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 17 minutes (+2s)

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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

7:08 AM

Altitude

20.6°

Heading

109° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
13h 17m 33s

+2s 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 – 4:08 AM
Astro. Twilight4:08 AM – 4:38 AM
Nautical Twilight4:38 AM – 5:07 AM
Civil Twilight5:07 AM – 5:32 AM
Daylight5:32 AM – 6:49 PM
Civil Twilight6:49 PM – 7:14 PM
Nautical Twilight7:14 PM – 7:43 PM
Astro. Twilight7:43 PM – 8:13 PM
Night8:13 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 215:32 AM6:49 PM13:17:33+0:0212:11 PM (85.8°)91.455
Dec 225:32 AM6:50 PM13:17:33< 1s12:11 PM (85.8°)91.449
Dec 235:33 AM6:50 PM13:17:32−0:0112:12 PM (85.8°)91.443
Dec 245:33 AM6:51 PM13:17:30−0:0212:12 PM (85.8°)91.437
Dec 255:34 AM6:51 PM13:17:26−0:0412:13 PM (85.8°)91.432
Dec 265:34 AM6:52 PM13:17:20−0:0512:13 PM (85.8°)91.427
Dec 275:35 AM6:52 PM13:17:12−0:0712:14 PM (85.9°)91.422
* All times are in local Townsville time.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 9:03 AM in Townsville. This day is 2 hours, 19 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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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

7:08 AM

Altitude

33.7°

Heading

99° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

2.0%

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 214:34 AM5:56 PM-11:14 AM(88.2°)232,0621.5%
Dec 225:30 AM6:54 PM-12:12 PM(88.4°)229,4810.2%
Dec 236:30 AM7:51 PM-1:11 PM(87.3°)227,6921.8%
Dec 247:32 AM8:45 PM-2:10 PM(85.0°)226,7996.3%
Dec 258:35 AM9:36 PM-3:07 PM(81.7°)226,79313.4%
Dec 269:36 AM10:24 PM-4:02 PM(77.6°)227,56622.7%
Dec 2710:36 AM11:10 PM-4:55 PM(73.0°)228,94833.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Townsville time.

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