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Flag for Australia Melbourne, Vic, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 24.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 18, 2018 at 11:49:39 am


Sunrise Today: 7:34 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:07 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:16 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 10:11 pm 286° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 32 minutes (-12s)

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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

11:49 am

Altitude

28.4°

Heading

8° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

9h 32m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: -12s

Winter: +17s

Summer: -5h 14m

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 – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:32 am
Nautical Twilight6:32 am – 7:05 am
Civil Twilight7:05 am – 7:34 am
Daylight7:34 am – 5:07 pm
Civil Twilight5:07 pm – 5:37 pm
Nautical Twilight5:37 pm – 6:09 pm
Astro. Twilight6:09 pm – 6:41 pm
Night6:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 187:34 am5:07 pm9:32:45−0:1212:21 pm (28.8°)94.444
Jun 197:35 am5:07 pm9:32:36−0:0912:21 pm (28.8°)94.451
Jun 207:35 am5:07 pm9:32:31−0:0512:21 pm (28.8°)94.457
Jun 217:35 am5:08 pm9:32:28−0:0212:21 pm (28.8°)94.463
Jun 227:35 am5:08 pm9:32:28< 1s12:22 pm (28.8°)94.468
Jun 237:36 am5:08 pm9:32:32+0:0312:22 pm (28.8°)94.473
Jun 247:36 am5:08 pm9:32:39+0:0612:22 pm (28.8°)94.478
* All times are local time for Melbourne. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:07 pm in Melbourne. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 15 minutes shorter than on December Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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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 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 2018 Moon Phases

11:49 am

Altitude

5.3°

Heading

66° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

24.4%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 1811:16 am10:11 pm-4:40 pm(37.7°)228,46726.5%
Jun 1911:55 am11:19 pm-5:34 pm(42.1°)231,49437.6%
Jun 2012:31 pm--6:24 pm(46.9°)234,72749.0%
Jun 21-12:24 am1:03 pm7:11 pm(51.8°)237,93660.1%
Jun 22-1:27 am1:35 pm7:58 pm(56.6°)240,95670.4%
Jun 23-2:29 am2:06 pm8:44 pm(61.1°)243,68079.6%
Jun 24-3:29 am2:39 pm9:30 pm(65.0°)246,05687.3%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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 Melbourne This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:42 amMon 6:02 pmMon 1:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 10:12 amMon 8:00 pmMon 3:06 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 8:06 pmTue 10:37 amTue 3:22 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 2:31 pmTue 4:11 amMon 9:21 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 5:44 pmTue 8:17 amTue 1:01 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:08 amMon 1:59 pmMon 8:33 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:26 pmMon 12:09 pmMon 5:47 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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