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Moon: 2.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 2:13:05 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 8:01 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 8:25 am 94° East
Moonset Today: 9:04 pm 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 58 minutes (-2m 25s)

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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

2:13 pm

Altitude

58.8°

Heading

340° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 58m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 25s

Winter: +3h 25m

Summer: -1h 49m

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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:36 am
Civil Twilight6:36 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 8:01 pm
Civil Twilight8:01 pm – 8:28 pm
Nautical Twilight8:28 pm – 9:00 pm
Astro. Twilight9:00 pm – 9:32 pm
Night9:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 287:03 am8:01 pm12:58:09−2:251:32 pm (60.1°)92.085
Mar 17:04 am8:00 pm12:55:43−2:251:32 pm (59.8°)92.107
Mar 27:05 am7:58 pm12:53:17−2:251:32 pm (59.4°)92.129
Mar 37:06 am7:57 pm12:50:50−2:261:32 pm (59.0°)92.152
Mar 47:07 am7:55 pm12:48:24−2:261:31 pm (58.6°)92.174
Mar 57:08 am7:54 pm12:45:57−2:261:31 pm (58.2°)92.197
Mar 67:09 am7:52 pm12:43:30−2:271:31 pm (57.8°)92.220
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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 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

2:13 pm

Altitude

53.2°

Heading

15° N

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.9%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 288:25 am9:04 pm-2:48 pm(54.0°)231,8343.0%
Mar 19:31 am9:41 pm-3:40 pm(49.2°)230,4158.3%
Mar 210:38 am10:18 pm-4:32 pm(44.6°)229,59516.0%
Mar 311:46 am10:58 pm-5:25 pm(40.3°)229,32525.7%
Mar 412:53 pm11:42 pm-6:20 pm(36.8°)229,52336.8%
Mar 51:59 pm--7:16 pm(34.2°)230,09948.6%
Mar 6-12:30 am3:02 pm8:13 pm(32.8°)230,98360.4%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. 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 Melbourne This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:31 amTue 7:54 pmTue 1:13 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:56 amTue 8:52 pmTue 3:24 pmAverage visiblity
MarsTue 10:37 amTue 9:46 pmTue 4:11 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 9:45 pmWed 10:34 amWed 4:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 1:18 amTue 3:49 pmTue 8:34 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:32 amTue 9:46 pmTue 4:09 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:14 amTue 8:08 pmTue 1:41 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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