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Moon: 67.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2017 at 12:56:59 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:20 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:59 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 11:43 am 270° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 12 minutes (-1m 22s)

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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

12:56 pm

Altitude

74.8°

Heading

15° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 12m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 22s

Winter: +4h 25m

Summer: -20m 25s

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 – 4:25 am
Astro. Twilight4:25 am – 5:04 am
Nautical Twilight5:04 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 8:20 pm
Civil Twilight8:20 pm – 8:48 pm
Nautical Twilight8:48 pm – 9:23 pm
Astro. Twilight9:23 pm – 10:02 pm
Night10:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 186:08 am8:20 pm14:12:06−1:221:14 pm (75.2°)91.454
Jan 196:09 am8:19 pm14:10:41−1:241:14 pm (75.0°)91.461
Jan 206:10 am8:19 pm14:09:14−1:271:14 pm (74.8°)91.470
Jan 216:11 am8:18 pm14:07:45−1:291:15 pm (74.6°)91.478
Jan 226:12 am8:18 pm14:06:13−1:311:15 pm (74.4°)91.487
Jan 236:13 am8:17 pm14:04:40−1:331:15 pm (74.1°)91.497
Jan 246:14 am8:17 pm14:03:04−1:351:16 pm (73.9°)91.507
* 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

12:56 pm

Altitude

-15.2°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

67.6%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 18-11:43 am11:59 pm5:32 am(53.3°)244,67270.5%
Jan 19-12:39 pm-6:16 am(57.5°)247,54560.8%
Jan 2012:31 am1:34 pm-7:00 am(61.4°)249,72051.0%
Jan 211:04 am2:28 pm-7:43 am(65.0°)251,08441.3%
Jan 221:38 am3:21 pm-8:27 am(68.1°)251,59732.0%
Jan 232:15 am4:14 pm-9:13 am(70.6°)251,28923.3%
Jan 242:55 am5:07 pm-9:59 am(72.3°)250,25015.5%
* 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, Wed, Jan 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:22 amWed 6:40 pmWed 11:31 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:59 amWed 10:37 pmWed 4:18 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 10:33 amWed 10:58 pmWed 4:46 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 12:16 amWed 1:03 pmWed 6:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:35 amWed 5:52 pmWed 10:44 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 12:49 pmThu 12:10 amWed 6:29 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:34 amWed 10:27 pmWed 4:00 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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