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Moon: 12.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 23, 2017 at 8:23:24 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 5:42 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 2:45 am 100° East
Moonset Today: 3:53 pm 263° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 minutes (-2m 11s)

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Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

The Sun's altitude in Melbourne 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

8:23 pm

Altitude

-32.3°

Heading

261° W

Position

Night

Day length

10h 49m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 11s

Winter: +1h 16m

Summer: -3h 58m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Melbourne 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 – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 5:42 pm
Civil Twilight5:42 pm – 6:09 pm
Nautical Twilight6:09 pm – 6:40 pm
Astro. Twilight6:40 pm – 7:10 pm
Night7:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 236:53 am5:42 pm10:49:01−2:1112:18 pm (39.7°)93.465
Apr 246:54 am5:41 pm10:46:51−2:1012:18 pm (39.3°)93.490
Apr 256:55 am5:40 pm10:44:42−2:0912:18 pm (39.0°)93.515
Apr 266:56 am5:39 pm10:42:33−2:0812:17 pm (38.7°)93.540
Apr 276:57 am5:37 pm10:40:26−2:0712:17 pm (38.4°)93.564
Apr 286:58 am5:36 pm10:38:20−2:0612:17 pm (38.0°)93.589
Apr 296:59 am5:35 pm10:36:15−2:0412:17 pm (37.7°)93.612
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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 Melbourne time.

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Today's Moon in Melbourne

The Moon's path in Melbourne 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

8:23 pm

Altitude

-43.9°

Heading

209° SW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.7%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 232:45 am3:53 pm-9:23 am(58.6°)233,93216.3%
Apr 243:51 am4:30 pm-10:14 am(53.9°)230,1948.7%
Apr 254:58 am5:07 pm-11:06 am(49.0°)227,0053.2%
Apr 266:08 am5:46 pm-12:01 pm(44.0°)224,6790.4%
Apr 277:20 am6:29 pm-12:57 pm(39.6°)223,4460.7%
Apr 288:31 am7:16 pm-1:56 pm(35.9°)223,4054.3%
Apr 299:41 am8:08 pm-2:56 pm(33.4°)224,50810.8%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Melbourne This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:27 amMon 5:19 pmMon 11:52 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 4:03 amMon 3:57 pmMon 10:00 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 9:15 amMon 7:02 pmMon 2:09 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 4:58 pmMon 5:32 amSun 11:15 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:46 pmMon 11:17 amMon 4:01 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 6:11 amMon 5:17 pmMon 11:44 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:47 amMon 3:36 pmMon 9:11 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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