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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 27, 2017 at 2:06:34 am


Sunrise Today: 6:36 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 5:24 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 6:59 am 77° East
Moonset Today: 6:15 pm 286° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 48 minutes (-1m 55s)

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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

2:06 am

Altitude

-54.5°

Heading

119° SE

Position

Night

Day length

10h 48m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 55s

Winter: +1h 1m

Summer: -3h 44m

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 – 5:11 am
Astro. Twilight5:11 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:10 am
Civil Twilight6:10 am – 6:36 am
Daylight6:36 am – 5:24 pm
Civil Twilight5:24 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:21 pm
Astro. Twilight6:21 pm – 6:50 pm
Night6:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 276:36 am5:24 pm10:48:01−1:5512:01 pm (40.9°)93.564
Apr 286:37 am5:23 pm10:46:07−1:5412:00 pm (40.6°)93.588
Apr 296:38 am5:22 pm10:44:13−1:5312:00 pm (40.3°)93.612
Apr 306:39 am5:21 pm10:42:20−1:5212:00 pm (39.9°)93.636
May 16:40 am5:20 pm10:40:29−1:5112:00 pm (39.6°)93.659
May 26:40 am5:19 pm10:38:39−1:5012:00 pm (39.3°)93.682
May 36:41 am5:18 pm10:36:50−1:4912:00 pm (39.0°)93.704
* All times are local time for Canberra. 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

2:06 am

Altitude

-54.9°

Heading

128° SE

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 276:59 am6:15 pm-12:40 pm(42.2°)223,4530.7%
Apr 288:09 am7:03 pm-1:39 pm(38.5°)223,3994.2%
Apr 299:19 am7:57 pm-2:39 pm(36.0°)224,48910.7%
Apr 3010:24 am8:54 pm-3:40 pm(34.8°)226,54319.6%
May 111:24 am9:55 pm-4:39 pm(35.1°)229,29130.0%
May 212:17 pm10:57 pm-5:36 pm(36.6°)232,43841.3%
May 31:04 pm--6:30 pm(39.2°)235,71252.7%
* All times are local time for Canberra. 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, Thu, Apr 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:46 amThu 4:53 pmThu 11:19 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:39 amThu 3:35 pmThu 9:37 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 8:51 amThu 6:47 pmThu 1:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterThu 4:26 pmFri 4:56 amThu 10:41 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:24 pmThu 10:41 amThu 3:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 5:41 amThu 4:52 pmThu 11:16 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:21 amThu 3:06 pmThu 8:43 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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