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Moon: 1.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Mar 27, 2017 at 9:40:51 am


Sunrise Today: 7:29 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:21 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 6:06 am 97° East
Moonset Today: 6:59 pm 266° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 51 minutes (-2m 26s)

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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

9:40 am

Altitude

24.3°

Heading

66° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 51m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 26s

Winter: +2h 19m

Summer: -2h 55m

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 – 6:01 am
Astro. Twilight6:01 am – 6:32 am
Nautical Twilight6:32 am – 7:03 am
Civil Twilight7:03 am – 7:29 am
Daylight7:29 am – 7:21 pm
Civil Twilight7:21 pm – 7:47 pm
Nautical Twilight7:47 pm – 8:17 pm
Astro. Twilight8:17 pm – 8:48 pm
Night8:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 277:29 am7:21 pm11:51:58−2:261:25 pm (49.6°)92.756
Mar 287:30 am7:19 pm11:49:32−2:251:25 pm (49.2°)92.783
Mar 297:31 am7:18 pm11:47:06−2:251:24 pm (48.8°)92.809
Mar 307:32 am7:16 pm11:44:41−2:251:24 pm (48.4°)92.836
Mar 317:32 am7:15 pm11:42:16−2:241:24 pm (48.0°)92.862
Apr 17:33 am7:13 pm11:39:51−2:241:24 pm (47.6°)92.888
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 26:34 am6:12 pm11:37:27−2:2412:23 pm (47.2°)92.914
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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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

9:40 am

Altitude

38.6°

Heading

61° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.9%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 276:06 am6:59 pm-12:36 pm(56.2°)231,1621.5%
Mar 287:13 am7:36 pm-1:28 pm(51.4°)228,6230.1%
Mar 298:22 am8:14 pm-2:21 pm(46.5°)226,9151.6%
Mar 309:31 am8:54 pm-3:16 pm(41.8°)226,1386.0%
Mar 3110:41 am9:38 pm-4:12 pm(37.8°)226,28513.2%
Apr 111:50 am10:26 pm-5:10 pm(34.8°)227,24222.6%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Apr 211:56 am10:19 pm-5:08 pm(33.0°)228,83533.5%
* 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, Mon, Mar 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:58 amMon 7:56 pmMon 2:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:22 amTue 6:31 pmTue 12:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 10:27 amMon 8:51 pmMon 3:39 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 7:52 pmTue 8:35 amTue 2:14 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:36 pmMon 2:07 pmMon 6:52 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:53 amMon 8:03 pmMon 2:28 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 5:33 amMon 6:24 pmMon 11:58 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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