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Moon: 14.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 1:54:37 am


Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 5:34 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 10:47 am 66° East
Moonset Today: 9:06 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 34 minutes (-2m 3s)

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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

1:54 am

Altitude

-58.4°

Heading

131° SE

Position

Night

Day length

10h 34m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 3s

Winter: +1h 1m

Summer: -4h 13m

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 – 6:01 am
Nautical Twilight6:01 am – 6:32 am
Civil Twilight6:32 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 5:34 pm
Civil Twilight5:34 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:32 pm
Astro. Twilight6:32 pm – 7:03 pm
Night7:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
May 37:02 am5:30 pm10:28:07−2:0012:17 pm (36.5°)93.705
May 47:03 am5:29 pm10:26:08−1:5812:16 pm (36.2°)93.727
May 57:04 am5:28 pm10:24:10−1:5712:16 pm (35.9°)93.749
May 67:05 am5:27 pm10:22:14−1:5512:16 pm (35.7°)93.771
* 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

1:54 am

Altitude

-63.2°

Heading

231° SW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.5%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
May 31:26 pm--6:47 pm(36.7°)235,75052.9%
May 4-12:13 am2:06 pm7:38 pm(40.0°)238,93463.7%
May 5-1:15 am2:42 pm8:26 pm(43.9°)241,88173.7%
May 6-2:15 am3:15 pm9:12 pm(48.1°)244,50582.3%
* 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 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:46 amSun 4:55 pmSun 11:20 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 3:50 amSun 3:45 pmSun 9:47 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:12 amSun 6:53 pmSun 2:03 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 4:28 pmMon 5:01 amSun 10:45 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 8:21 pmSun 10:52 amSun 3:37 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:49 amSun 4:55 pmSun 11:22 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 2:24 amSun 3:13 pmSun 8:48 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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