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Moon: 1.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 2:45:37 am


Sunrise Today: 6:48 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 7:42 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 8:09 am 94° East
Moonset Today: 8:47 pm 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 53 minutes (-2m 12s)

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Today's Sun Position in Canberra

The Sun's altitude in Canberra today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:45 am

Altitude

-41.8°

Heading

150° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 53m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 12s

Winter: +3h 7m

Summer: -1h 39m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Canberra Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Canberra 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 – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:48 am
Daylight6:48 am – 7:42 pm
Civil Twilight7:42 pm – 8:08 pm
Nautical Twilight8:08 pm – 8:38 pm
Astro. Twilight8:38 pm – 9:10 pm
Night9:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 286:48 am7:42 pm12:53:29−2:121:16 pm (62.7°)92.085
Mar 16:49 am7:41 pm12:51:16−2:121:15 pm (62.3°)92.107
Mar 26:50 am7:39 pm12:49:03−2:121:15 pm (61.9°)92.129
Mar 36:51 am7:38 pm12:46:50−2:131:15 pm (61.5°)92.151
Mar 46:52 am7:37 pm12:44:36−2:131:15 pm (61.1°)92.174
Mar 56:53 am7:35 pm12:42:23−2:131:15 pm (60.8°)92.197
Mar 66:54 am7:34 pm12:40:08−2:141:14 pm (60.4°)92.220
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 212:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 236:02 am
December SolsticeDec 223:28 am
* All times are local Canberra time.

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Today's Moon in Canberra

The Moon's path in Canberra 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 2017 Moon Phases

2:45 am

Altitude

-49.8°

Heading

165° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.3%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 288:09 am8:47 pm-2:31 pm(56.6°)231,8542.9%
Mar 19:14 am9:25 pm-3:22 pm(51.9°)230,4288.2%
Mar 210:19 am10:03 pm-4:14 pm(47.2°)229,60115.9%
Mar 311:25 am10:45 pm-5:08 pm(42.9°)229,32525.6%
Mar 412:32 pm11:29 pm-6:03 pm(39.4°)229,51836.6%
Mar 51:37 pm--6:59 pm(36.8°)230,09148.4%
Mar 6-12:18 am2:39 pm7:56 pm(35.4°)230,97260.2%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Canberra This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:17 amTue 7:34 pmTue 12:56 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:36 amTue 8:38 pmTue 3:07 pmAverage visiblity
MarsTue 10:18 amTue 9:32 pmTue 3:55 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 9:35 pmTue 10:20 amTue 3:57 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 1:08 amTue 3:26 pmTue 8:17 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:14 amTue 9:32 pmTue 3:53 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:00 amTue 7:49 pmTue 1:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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