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Moon: 11.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 23, 2017 at 9:33:01 am


Sunrise Today: 6:57 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:02 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:26 am 85° East
Moonset Today: 3:22 pm 277° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 5 minutes (-1m 16s)

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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

9:33 am

Altitude

24.2°

Heading

38° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 5m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 16s

Winter: +19m 14s

Summer: -4h 26m

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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:58 am
Nautical Twilight5:58 am – 6:29 am
Civil Twilight6:29 am – 6:57 am
Daylight6:57 am – 5:02 pm
Civil Twilight5:02 pm – 5:30 pm
Nautical Twilight5:30 pm – 6:01 pm
Astro. Twilight6:01 pm – 6:31 pm
Night6:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 236:57 am5:02 pm10:05:41−1:1612:00 pm (34.2°)94.118
May 246:57 am5:02 pm10:04:27−1:1412:00 pm (34.0°)94.135
May 256:58 am5:01 pm10:03:15−1:1212:00 pm (33.8°)94.152
May 266:59 am5:01 pm10:02:04−1:1012:00 pm (33.6°)94.169
May 277:00 am5:00 pm10:00:56−1:0712:00 pm (33.4°)94.185
May 287:00 am5:00 pm9:59:51−1:0512:00 pm (33.3°)94.201
May 297:01 am5:00 pm9:58:48−1:0312:00 pm (33.1°)94.216
* 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

9:33 am

Altitude

49.2°

Heading

358° N

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.8%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 233:26 am3:22 pm-9:27 am(49.3°)227,28111.9%
May 244:34 am4:04 pm-10:22 am(44.5°)224,4135.1%
May 255:44 am4:49 pm-11:19 am(40.3°)222,5651.1%
May 266:55 am5:41 pm-12:20 pm(37.0°)221,9590.3%
May 278:05 am6:38 pm-1:22 pm(35.0°)222,6662.8%
May 289:10 am7:39 pm-2:24 pm(34.6°)224,5858.5%
May 2910:09 am8:43 pm-3:25 pm(35.6°)227,47216.6%
* 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, Tue, May 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:51 amTue 3:55 pmTue 10:23 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 3:16 amTue 2:52 pmTue 9:04 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 8:33 amTue 6:12 pmTue 1:23 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 2:37 pmWed 3:04 amTue 8:51 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 6:32 pmWed 8:49 amWed 1:40 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:05 amTue 3:13 pmTue 9:39 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 12:41 amTue 1:25 pmTue 7:03 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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