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Brisbane, Qld, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 84.0%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 19, 2018 at 2:00:29 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:48 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:41 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:58 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 1:54 am 279° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 52 minutes (+8s)

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Today's Sun Position in Brisbane

Time:2:00 pm
Altitude:59.2°
Direction:270° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 52m 44s (Dec 19, 2018)

8 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 18, 2018)

3 hours, 28 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

9 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2017)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Brisbane Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:15 am
Astro. Twilight3:15 am – 3:49 am
Nautical Twilight3:49 am – 4:21 am
Civil Twilight4:21 am – 4:48 am
Daylight4:48 am – 6:41 pm
Civil Twilight6:41 pm – 7:07 pm
Nautical Twilight7:07 pm – 7:39 pm
Astro. Twilight7:39 pm – 8:13 pm
Night8:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Brisbane - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 194:48 am6:41 pm13:52:44+0:0811:44 am (85.9°)91.458
Dec 204:48 am6:41 pm13:52:50+0:0511:45 am (86.0°)91.451
Dec 214:49 am6:42 pm13:52:54+0:0311:45 am (86.0°)91.444
Dec 224:49 am6:42 pm13:52:54< 1s11:46 am (86.0°)91.437
Dec 234:50 am6:43 pm13:52:53−0:0111:46 am (86.0°)91.432
Dec 244:50 am6:43 pm13:52:49−0:0311:47 am (85.9°)91.426
Dec 254:51 am6:44 pm13:52:42−0:0611:47 am (85.9°)91.422
* All times are local time for Brisbane. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 8:22 am in Brisbane. In terms of daylight, this day is 3 hours, 29 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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Today's Moon in Brisbane

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Brisbane - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 19-1:54 am2:58 pm8:48 pm(50.7°)235,48286.2%
Dec 20-2:33 am3:59 pm9:40 pm(46.5°)231,77193.1%
Dec 21-3:16 am5:03 pm10:36 pm(43.1°)228,54097.9%
Dec 22-4:06 am6:08 pm11:36 pm(40.9°)226,10199.9%
Dec 23-5:02 am7:13 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 24-6:04 am8:14 pm12:38 am(40.2°)224,68298.9%
Dec 25-7:09 am9:09 pm1:40 am(41.3°)224,38394.8%
* All times are local time for Brisbane. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Brisbane This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 3:30 amWed 5:02 pmWed 10:16 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 2:09 amWed 3:06 pmWed 8:38 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:15 amWed 11:36 pmWed 5:26 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 3:38 amWed 5:15 pmWed 10:27 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 5:48 amWed 7:31 pmWed 12:40 pmDifficult to see
UranusWed 2:04 pmThu 1:23 amWed 7:43 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 10:41 amWed 11:15 pmWed 4:58 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Brisbane.

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