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Launceston, Tas, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 28.8%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Oct 1, 2022 at 12:01:18 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:46 am 95° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 pm 265° West
Moonrise Today: 8:34 am 123° Southeast
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 31 minutes (+2m 45s)
Location of LauncestonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Launceston

Time:12:01 pm
Altitude:51.7°
Direction:0° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 30m 50s (Oct 1, 2022)

2 minutes, 45 seconds longer than yesterday (Sep 30, 2022)

3 hours, 20 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

2 hours, 40 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Launceston Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:45 am
Nautical Twilight4:45 am – 5:18 am
Civil Twilight5:18 am – 5:46 am
Daylight5:46 am – 6:17 pm
Civil Twilight6:17 pm – 6:44 pm
Nautical Twilight6:44 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 7:51 pm
Night7:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Launceston - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 15:46 am6:17 pm12:30:50+2:4512:01 pm (51.7°)93.081
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 26:44 am7:18 pm12:33:35+2:451:00 pm (52.1°)93.054
Oct 36:42 am7:19 pm12:36:21+2:451:00 pm (52.5°)93.027
Oct 46:41 am7:20 pm12:39:06+2:451:00 pm (52.9°)92.999
Oct 56:39 am7:21 pm12:41:52+2:4512:59 pm (53.3°)92.972
Oct 66:37 am7:22 pm12:44:37+2:4512:59 pm (53.6°)92.945
Oct 76:36 am7:23 pm12:47:22+2:4512:59 pm (54.0°)92.918
* All times are local time for Launceston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Launceston

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Launceston - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 18:34 am--4:26 pm(73.6°)231,39430.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 2-12:27 am10:22 am6:26 pm(75.5°)230,45142.1%
Oct 3-2:34 am11:21 am7:29 pm(75.5°)229,80854.1%
Oct 4-3:33 am12:30 pm8:30 pm(73.5°)229,50465.8%
Oct 5-4:21 am1:45 pm9:28 pm(69.7°)229,60176.6%
Oct 6-5:00 am3:01 pm10:23 pm(64.6°)230,16985.9%
Oct 7-5:31 am4:17 pm11:14 pm(58.6°)231,26893.0%
* All times are local time for Launceston. 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 Launceston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Oct 1, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:15 amSat 5:06 pmSat 11:11 amVery difficult to see
VenusSat 5:41 amSat 5:44 pmSat 11:42 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 12:10 amSun 10:25 amSun 5:47 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 5:41 pmSun 6:47 amSat 11:44 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 1:55 pmSun 5:00 amSat 8:58 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 9:33 pmSun 8:33 amSun 3:33 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 4:54 pmSun 6:23 amSat 11:08 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Launceston.

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