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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 26, 2017 at 6:02:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:56 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 5:39 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 6:08 am 82° East
Moonset Today: 5:46 pm 281° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 42 minutes (-2m 8s)

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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

6:02 pm

Altitude

-5.3°

Heading

283° W

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

10h 42m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 8s

Winter: +1h 10m

Summer: -4h 4m

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 – 5:27 am
Astro. Twilight5:27 am – 5:58 am
Nautical Twilight5:58 am – 6:29 am
Civil Twilight6:29 am – 6:56 am
Daylight6:56 am – 5:39 pm
Civil Twilight5:39 pm – 6:06 pm
Nautical Twilight6:06 pm – 6:36 pm
Astro. Twilight6:36 pm – 7:07 pm
Night7:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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 pm10:36:15−2:0512:17 pm (37.7°)93.612
Apr 307:00 am5:34 pm10:34:11−2:0312:17 pm (37.4°)93.636
May 17:00 am5:33 pm10:32:08−2:0212:17 pm (37.1°)93.659
May 27:01 am5:31 pm10:30:07−2:0112:17 pm (36.8°)93.682
* 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

6:02 pm

Altitude

-3.7°

Heading

279° W

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Apr 3010:47 am9:06 pm-3:57 pm(32.2°)226,57119.7%
May 111:47 am10:07 pm-4:56 pm(32.5°)229,32630.2%
May 212:40 pm11:10 pm-5:53 pm(34.1°)232,47641.5%
* 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, Wed, Apr 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:05 amThu 5:07 pmThu 11:35 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:56 amThu 3:51 pmThu 9:53 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 9:14 amWed 6:59 pmWed 2:07 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterWed 4:45 pmThu 5:19 amWed 11:02 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:34 pmThu 11:04 amThu 3:49 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 6:00 amThu 5:06 pmThu 11:33 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:35 amThu 3:25 pmThu 9:00 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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