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Moon: 99.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 24, 2018 at 4:03:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:07 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 5:23 pm 98° East
Moonset Today: 5:49 am 259° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 10 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

4:03 pm

Altitude

25.3°

Heading

291° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 10m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 25s

Winter: +2h 38m

Summer: -2h 36m

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 – 4:39 am
Astro. Twilight4:39 am – 5:10 am
Nautical Twilight5:10 am – 5:41 am
Civil Twilight5:41 am – 6:07 am
Daylight6:07 am – 6:17 pm
Civil Twilight6:17 pm – 6:44 pm
Nautical Twilight6:44 pm – 7:14 pm
Astro. Twilight7:14 pm – 7:46 pm
Night7:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 246:07 am6:17 pm12:10:40+2:2512:12 pm (52.6°)93.258
Sep 256:05 am6:18 pm12:13:05+2:2512:11 pm (53.0°)93.231
Sep 266:04 am6:19 pm12:15:30+2:2512:11 pm (53.4°)93.205
Sep 276:02 am6:20 pm12:17:55+2:2512:11 pm (53.8°)93.179
Sep 286:01 am6:21 pm12:20:21+2:2512:10 pm (54.1°)93.153
Sep 295:59 am6:22 pm12:22:46+2:2512:10 pm (54.5°)93.127
Sep 305:57 am6:23 pm12:25:12+2:2512:10 pm (54.9°)93.101
* All times are local time for Melbourne. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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

4:03 pm

Altitude

-15.5°

Heading

111° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

99.1%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 24-5:49 am5:23 pm11:55 pm(57.2°)246,18499.6%
Sep 25-6:20 am6:22 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 26-6:49 am7:22 pm12:40 am(52.6°)244,10599.6%
Sep 27-7:20 am8:24 pm1:25 am(47.8°)241,95797.4%
Sep 28-7:52 am9:27 pm2:11 am(43.1°)239,81093.0%
Sep 29-8:27 am10:31 pm3:00 am(38.8°)237,70386.5%
Sep 30-9:07 am11:35 pm3:51 am(35.1°)235,66078.0%
* 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, Sep 24, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:19 amMon 6:28 pmMon 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 7:16 amMon 9:32 pmMon 2:24 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 1:13 pmTue 3:56 amMon 8:35 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 8:24 amMon 10:20 pmMon 3:22 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 11:01 amTue 1:37 amMon 6:19 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:39 pmTue 7:30 amTue 2:05 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 4:48 pmTue 5:35 amMon 11:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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