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Canberra, ACT, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 80.7%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 3, 2023 at 7:38:54 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 95° East
Sunset Today: 7:07 pm 265° West
Moonrise Today: 11:37 pm 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:42 am 297° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 30 minutes (+2m 12s)
Location of CanberraLocation

Today's Sun Position in Canberra

Time:7:38 pm
Altitude:-7.1°
Direction:260° W
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 29m 34s (Oct 3, 2023)

2 minutes, 12 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 2, 2023)

2 hours, 43 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2023)

2 hours, 3 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Canberra Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 7:07 pm
Civil Twilight7:07 pm – 7:33 pm
Nautical Twilight7:33 pm – 8:03 pm
Astro. Twilight8:03 pm – 8:33 pm
Night8:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2023Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 36:38 am7:07 pm12:29:34+2:1212:52 pm (58.5°)93.031
Oct 46:36 am7:08 pm12:31:47+2:1212:52 pm (58.9°)93.004
Oct 56:35 am7:09 pm12:33:59+2:1212:52 pm (59.3°)92.978
Oct 66:33 am7:10 pm12:36:12+2:1212:51 pm (59.7°)92.952
Oct 76:32 am7:10 pm12:38:24+2:1212:51 pm (60.1°)92.926
Oct 86:31 am7:11 pm12:40:36+2:1212:51 pm (60.5°)92.900
Oct 96:29 am7:12 pm12:42:48+2:1112:50 pm (60.8°)92.874
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Canberra

Year 2023 Moon Phases

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2023Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 3-8:42 am11:37 pm3:38 am(33.0°)233,94486.1%
Oct 4-9:23 am-4:32 am(29.0°)237,87077.5%
Oct 512:42 am10:10 am-5:27 am(26.5°)241,70167.8%
Oct 61:42 am11:02 am-6:22 am(25.6°)245,14757.7%
Oct 72:34 am11:59 am-7:16 am(26.3°)247,98847.5%
Oct 83:19 am12:59 pm-8:07 am(28.4°)250,08737.6%
Oct 93:56 am1:59 pm-8:54 am(31.7°)251,38828.4%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Oct 3, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:14 amWed 6:07 pmWed 12:10 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 4:30 amWed 3:35 pmWed 10:02 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 7:18 amTue 8:14 pmTue 1:46 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterTue 9:44 pmWed 8:22 amWed 3:03 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:53 pmWed 5:10 amTue 10:31 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 10:27 pmWed 8:44 amWed 3:35 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 5:52 pmWed 6:12 amWed 12:02 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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