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Moon: 77.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2016 at 6:24:43 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:37 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 5:42 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:25 PM 105° East
Moonset Today: 10:43 AM 254° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 4 minutes (-31s)

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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

6:24 AM

Altitude

-2.2°

Heading

69° E

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

11h 4m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: -31s

Winter: +6m 43s

Summer: -2h 12m

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 – 5:20 AM
Astro. Twilight5:20 AM – 5:47 AM
Nautical Twilight5:47 AM – 6:14 AM
Civil Twilight6:14 AM – 6:37 AM
Daylight6:37 AM – 5:42 PM
Civil Twilight5:42 PM – 6:06 PM
Nautical Twilight6:06 PM – 6:33 PM
Astro. Twilight6:33 PM – 6:59 PM
Night6:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 276:37 AM5:42 PM11:04:54−0:3112:10 PM (49.4°)94.188
May 286:38 AM5:42 PM11:04:23−0:3012:10 PM (49.3°)94.204
May 296:38 AM5:42 PM11:03:53−0:2912:10 PM (49.1°)94.220
May 306:38 AM5:42 PM11:03:25−0:2812:10 PM (48.9°)94.236
May 316:39 AM5:42 PM11:02:57−0:2712:10 PM (48.8°)94.252
Jun 16:39 AM5:42 PM11:02:31−0:2612:11 PM (48.7°)94.267
Jun 26:40 AM5:42 PM11:02:06−0:2512:11 PM (48.5°)94.281
* 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

6:24 AM

Altitude

57.7°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

77.1%

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-10:43 AM10:25 PM4:07 AM(86.9°)240,84077.9%
May 28-11:29 AM11:20 PM4:58 AM(84.2°)238,12968.3%
May 29-12:14 PM-5:49 AM(80.8°)235,26957.6%
May 3012:17 AM12:59 PM-6:40 AM(76.7°)232,37646.2%
May 311:15 AM1:44 PM-7:31 AM(72.1°)229,62234.7%
Jun 12:14 AM2:30 PM-8:23 AM(67.3°)227,22723.8%
Jun 23:14 AM3:18 PM-9:17 AM(62.6°)225,44114.2%
* 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, Fri, May 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:04 AMFri 4:31 PMFri 10:48 AMDifficult
VenusFri 6:25 AMFri 5:31 PMFri 11:58 AMSlightly difficult
MarsFri 5:08 PMSat 6:13 AMFri 11:41 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:03 PMSat 12:44 AMFri 6:53 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 6:13 PMFri 7:16 AMFri 12:44 AMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:29 AMFri 3:08 PMFri 9:19 AMDifficult
NeptuneFri 12:36 AMFri 1:00 PMFri 6:48 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Townsville.

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