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Moon: 26.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 21, 2018 at 12:48:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:42 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 7:51 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 11:32 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 11:04 pm 282° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 9 minutes (-2m 9s)

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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

12:48 pm

Altitude

64.5°

Heading

17° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 9m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 9s

Winter: +3h 22m

Summer: -1h 23m

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 – 5:11 am
Astro. Twilight5:11 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:15 am
Civil Twilight6:15 am – 6:42 am
Daylight6:42 am – 7:51 pm
Civil Twilight7:51 pm – 8:17 pm
Nautical Twilight8:17 pm – 8:48 pm
Astro. Twilight8:48 pm – 9:21 pm
Night9:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 216:42 am7:51 pm13:09:19−2:091:17 pm (65.3°)91.929
Feb 226:43 am7:50 pm13:07:10−2:091:16 pm (65.0°)91.949
Feb 236:44 am7:49 pm13:04:59−2:111:16 pm (64.6°)91.969
Feb 246:45 am7:47 pm13:02:48−2:111:16 pm (64.2°)91.990
Feb 256:45 am7:46 pm13:00:38−2:101:16 pm (63.9°)92.010
Feb 266:46 am7:45 pm12:58:26−2:121:16 pm (63.5°)92.031
Feb 276:47 am7:44 pm12:56:14−2:121:16 pm (63.1°)92.052
* 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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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

12:48 pm

Altitude

13.5°

Heading

69° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.2%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 2111:32 am11:04 pm-5:21 pm(45.4°)236,51528.0%
Feb 2212:35 pm11:43 pm-6:11 pm(41.3°)234,16838.6%
Feb 231:39 pm--7:05 pm(37.8°)231,86450.1%
Feb 24-12:26 am2:43 pm8:01 pm(35.3°)229,72561.8%
Feb 25-1:16 am3:47 pm9:00 pm(34.0°)227,92473.1%
Feb 26-2:11 am4:48 pm10:00 pm(34.1°)226,66383.1%
Feb 27-3:13 am5:44 pm11:00 pm(35.7°)226,14291.3%
* 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, Wed, Feb 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:54 amWed 8:06 pmWed 1:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 7:31 amWed 8:23 pmWed 1:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 12:47 amWed 3:07 pmWed 7:57 amAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 11:30 pmWed 1:16 pmWed 6:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 2:19 amWed 4:39 pmWed 9:29 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 10:59 amWed 10:09 pmWed 4:34 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:37 amWed 8:22 pmWed 2:00 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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