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Moon: 27.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 21, 2017 at 4:32:52 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:42 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 7:51 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 1:33 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:48 pm 247° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 8 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

4:32 pm

Altitude

39.2°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 8m 46s

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 – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:45 am
Nautical Twilight5:45 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:42 am
Daylight6:42 am – 7:51 pm
Civil Twilight7:51 pm – 8:17 pm
Nautical Twilight8:17 pm – 8:49 pm
Astro. Twilight8:49 pm – 9:21 pm
Night9:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 216:42 am7:51 pm13:08:46−2:091:17 pm (65.3°)91.934
Feb 226:43 am7:50 pm13:06:36−2:091:17 pm (64.9°)91.955
Feb 236:44 am7:49 pm13:04:26−2:101:17 pm (64.5°)91.976
Feb 246:45 am7:48 pm13:02:15−2:101:17 pm (64.2°)91.997
Feb 256:46 am7:46 pm13:00:04−2:111:17 pm (63.8°)92.019
Feb 266:47 am7:45 pm12:57:52−2:111:16 pm (63.4°)92.041
Feb 276:48 am7:44 pm12:55:40−2:121:16 pm (63.0°)92.063
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

4:32 pm

Altitude

-8.7°

Heading

240° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.9%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 211:33 am3:48 pm-8:39 am(72.9°)249,63730.8%
Feb 222:19 am4:38 pm-9:28 am(73.3°)247,66922.0%
Feb 233:09 am5:25 pm-10:18 am(72.8°)245,13414.1%
Feb 244:04 am6:10 pm-11:08 am(71.2°)242,2467.6%
Feb 255:02 am6:52 pm-11:59 am(68.7°)239,2492.9%
Feb 266:02 am7:32 pm-12:50 pm(65.3°)236,3850.4%
Feb 277:05 am8:10 pm-1:41 pm(61.2°)233,8680.3%
* All times are local time for Canberra. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Feb 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:46 amTue 7:28 pmTue 12:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:53 amTue 9:07 pmTue 3:30 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 10:21 amTue 9:47 pmTue 4:04 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 10:00 pmWed 10:46 amWed 4:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:31 amWed 3:48 pmWed 8:39 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:40 amTue 9:59 pmTue 4:19 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:26 amTue 8:16 pmTue 1:51 pmNot visible
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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