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Moon: 25.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 1, 2017 at 6:31:39 am


Sunrise Today: 6:40 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 5:20 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 11:24 am 66° East
Moonset Today: 9:55 pm 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 40 minutes (-1m 51s)

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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

6:31 am

Altitude

-1.6°

Heading

73° E

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

10h 40m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 51s

Winter: +54m 2s

Summer: -3h 52m

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 – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:40 am
Daylight6:40 am – 5:20 pm
Civil Twilight5:20 pm – 5:47 pm
Nautical Twilight5:47 pm – 6:17 pm
Astro. Twilight6:17 pm – 6:46 pm
Night6:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Canberra - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 16:40 am5:20 pm10:40:29−1:5112:00 pm (39.6°)93.659
May 26:40 am5:19 pm10:38:39−1:5012:00 pm (39.3°)93.682
May 36:41 am5:18 pm10:36:50−1:4912:00 pm (39.0°)93.704
May 46:42 am5:17 pm10:35:02−1:4712:00 pm (38.8°)93.727
May 56:43 am5:16 pm10:33:15−1:4612:00 pm (38.5°)93.749
May 66:44 am5:15 pm10:31:30−1:4512:00 pm (38.2°)93.771
May 76:44 am5:14 pm10:29:46−1:4312:00 pm (37.9°)93.793
* 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

6:31 am

Altitude

-56.5°

Heading

109° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.7%

Moon in Canberra - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 111:24 am9:55 pm-4:39 pm(35.1°)229,29130.0%
May 212:17 pm10:57 pm-5:36 pm(36.6°)232,43841.3%
May 31:04 pm--6:30 pm(39.2°)235,71252.7%
May 4-12:00 am1:46 pm7:21 pm(42.5°)238,89863.6%
May 5-1:01 am2:23 pm8:08 pm(46.4°)241,84873.6%
May 6-2:00 am2:57 pm8:54 pm(50.6°)244,47782.2%
May 7-2:58 am3:29 pm9:39 pm(54.9°)246,74589.3%
* 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, Mon, May 1, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:21 amMon 4:37 pmMon 10:59 amVery difficult to see
VenusMon 3:31 amMon 3:26 pmMon 9:29 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 8:49 amMon 6:41 pmMon 1:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 4:09 pmTue 4:38 amMon 10:24 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:08 pmMon 10:25 amMon 3:16 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 5:26 amMon 4:37 pmMon 11:01 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:06 amMon 2:50 pmMon 8:28 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Canberra.

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