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Moon: 4.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 20, 2017 at 6:39:37 am


Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 5:35 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 5:14 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 3:54 pm 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 56 minutes (+1m 57s)

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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

6:39 am

Altitude

-0.1°

Heading

75° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 56m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 57s

Winter: +1h 10m

Summer: -3h 36m

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 – 5:13 am
Astro. Twilight5:13 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 5:35 pm
Civil Twilight5:35 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:31 pm
Astro. Twilight6:31 pm – 7:00 pm
Night7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:38 am5:35 pm10:56:33+1:5712:06 pm (42.3°)94.060
Aug 216:37 am5:36 pm10:58:31+1:5812:06 pm (42.6°)94.041
Aug 226:36 am5:36 pm11:00:30+1:5812:06 pm (43.0°)94.022
Aug 236:35 am5:37 pm11:02:30+1:5912:06 pm (43.3°)94.003
Aug 246:33 am5:38 pm11:04:30+2:0012:05 pm (43.7°)93.983
Aug 256:32 am5:39 pm11:06:31+2:0112:05 pm (44.0°)93.963
Aug 266:31 am5:39 pm11:08:33+2:0112:05 pm (44.3°)93.942
* 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

6:39 am

Altitude

14.1°

Heading

55° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.9%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 205:14 am3:54 pm-10:32 am(36.5°)228,2624.1%
Aug 216:03 am5:00 pm-11:29 am(39.3°)229,7630.7%
Aug 226:47 am6:06 pm-12:23 pm(43.0°)232,0060.1%
Aug 237:26 am7:10 pm-1:15 pm(47.3°)234,8412.4%
Aug 248:02 am8:11 pm-2:04 pm(51.9°)238,0467.0%
Aug 258:36 am9:11 pm-2:51 pm(56.4°)241,35713.6%
Aug 269:10 am10:09 pm-3:36 pm(60.7°)244,50321.6%
* 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, Sun, Aug 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:54 amSun 6:36 pmSun 12:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 4:46 amSun 2:47 pmSun 9:46 amGood visibility
MarsSun 6:23 amSun 4:54 pmSun 11:38 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 9:02 amSun 9:45 pmSun 3:23 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 12:21 pmMon 2:38 amSun 7:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 10:24 pmSun 9:29 amSun 3:56 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:47 pmSun 7:33 amSun 1:10 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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