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Moon: 92.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2018 at 7:50:09 am


Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:01 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:49 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 4:15 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 1 minute (-1m 8s)

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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

7:50 am

Altitude

8.2°

Heading

57° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 1m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 8s

Winter: +14m 45s

Summer: -4h 31m

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 – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 6:00 am
Nautical Twilight6:00 am – 6:32 am
Civil Twilight6:32 am – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 5:01 pm
Civil Twilight5:01 pm – 5:28 pm
Nautical Twilight5:28 pm – 6:00 pm
Astro. Twilight6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Night6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 276:59 am5:01 pm10:01:12−1:0812:00 pm (33.5°)94.175
May 287:00 am5:00 pm10:00:06−1:0612:00 pm (33.3°)94.191
May 297:01 am5:00 pm9:59:02−1:0312:00 pm (33.2°)94.206
May 307:01 am4:59 pm9:58:01−1:0112:00 pm (33.0°)94.222
May 317:02 am4:59 pm9:57:02−0:5912:01 pm (32.9°)94.237
Jun 17:03 am4:59 pm9:56:05−0:5612:01 pm (32.7°)94.252
Jun 27:03 am4:58 pm9:55:11−0:5412:01 pm (32.6°)94.266
* All times are local time for Canberra. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 213:15 am
June SolsticeJun 218:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 2311:54 am
December SolsticeDec 229:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

7:50 am

Altitude

-37.4°

Heading

222° SW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

92.6%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-4:15 am3:49 pm10:28 pm(65.0°)243,89495.5%
May 28-5:14 am4:24 pm11:15 pm(68.8°)245,93898.7%
May 29-6:12 am5:01 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 30-7:09 am5:42 pm12:03 am(71.8°)247,80599.9%
May 31-8:04 am6:25 pm12:51 am(73.9°)249,42698.9%
Jun 1-8:56 am7:13 pm1:40 am(75.0°)250,71396.0%
Jun 2-9:44 am8:03 pm2:29 am(75.2°)251,55991.3%
* All times are local time for Canberra. They take into account refraction. 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, May 27, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:00 amSun 4:23 pmSun 11:12 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 9:38 amSun 7:11 pmSun 2:24 pmGood visibility
MarsSat 9:05 pmSun 11:21 amSun 4:13 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 3:52 pmMon 5:26 amSun 10:39 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 7:11 pmSun 9:30 amSun 2:21 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:10 amSun 3:09 pmSun 9:40 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 12:37 amSun 1:16 pmSun 6:57 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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