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

Moon: 66.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 25, 2019 at 7:24:59 am


Sunrise Today: 6:36 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 5:50 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:24 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 11:46 am 251° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 14 minutes (-30s)

Location of CairnsLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cairns

Time:7:24 am
Altitude:9.9°
Direction:65° NE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 14m 11s (May 25, 2019)

30 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 24, 2019)

7 minutes, 7 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

1 hour, 54 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cairns Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:36 am
Daylight6:36 am – 5:50 pm
Civil Twilight5:50 pm – 6:13 pm
Nautical Twilight6:13 pm – 6:40 pm
Astro. Twilight6:40 pm – 7:06 pm
Night7:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cairns - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 256:36 am5:50 pm11:14:11−0:3012:13 pm (52.2°)94.141
May 266:36 am5:50 pm11:13:42−0:2912:13 pm (52.0°)94.158
May 276:37 am5:50 pm11:13:13−0:2812:13 pm (51.9°)94.175
May 286:37 am5:50 pm11:12:46−0:2712:14 pm (51.7°)94.192
May 296:38 am5:50 pm11:12:19−0:2612:14 pm (51.5°)94.209
May 306:38 am5:50 pm11:11:54−0:2512:14 pm (51.4°)94.225
May 316:38 am5:50 pm11:11:29−0:2412:14 pm (51.2°)94.240
* All times are local time for Cairns. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Cairns

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Cairns - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-11:46 am11:24 pm5:11 am(87.9°)249,90467.7%
May 26-12:28 pm-5:57 am(89.2°)250,90758.2%
May 2712:14 am1:06 pm-6:41 am(85.5°)251,08348.5%
May 281:02 am1:43 pm-7:24 am(81.3°)250,41438.8%
May 291:50 am2:20 pm-8:06 am(76.7°)248,95329.4%
May 302:38 am2:56 pm-8:49 am(71.9°)246,81420.7%
May 313:27 am3:34 pm-9:32 am(67.0°)244,16813.0%
* All times are local time for Cairns. 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 Cairns This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, May 25, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:56 amSat 6:06 pmSat 12:31 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 5:01 amSat 4:31 pmSat 10:46 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 9:02 amSat 8:03 pmSat 2:32 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 7:02 pmSat 8:03 amSat 1:32 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 9:06 pmSat 10:04 amSat 3:35 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 4:30 amSat 4:02 pmSat 10:16 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneSat 1:19 amSat 1:35 pmSat 7:27 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cairns.

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