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Melbourne, Vic, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 25.6%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Sep 22, 2020 at 5:16:34 am
Sunrise Today: 6:09 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 6:16 pm 269° West
Moonrise Today: 9:16 am 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:58 pm 243° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 7 minutes (+2m 24s)
Location of MelbourneLocation

Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

Time:5:16 am
Altitude:-11.3°
Direction:99° E
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 7m 5s (Sep 22, 2020)

2 minutes, 24 seconds longer than yesterday (Sep 21, 2020)

2 hours, 34 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

2 hours, 40 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:41 am
Astro. Twilight4:41 am – 5:12 am
Nautical Twilight5:12 am – 5:43 am
Civil Twilight5:43 am – 6:09 am
Daylight6:09 am – 6:16 pm
Civil Twilight6:16 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:13 pm
Astro. Twilight7:13 pm – 7:44 pm
Night7:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 226:09 am6:16 pm12:07:05+2:2412:12 pm (52.0°)93.302
Sep 236:08 am6:17 pm12:09:30+2:2512:12 pm (52.4°)93.275
Sep 246:06 am6:18 pm12:11:55+2:2512:12 pm (52.8°)93.249
Sep 256:04 am6:19 pm12:14:20+2:2512:11 pm (53.2°)93.222
Sep 266:03 am6:20 pm12:16:45+2:2512:11 pm (53.6°)93.195
Sep 276:01 am6:21 pm12:19:11+2:2512:11 pm (54.0°)93.168
Sep 286:00 am6:21 pm12:21:36+2:2512:10 pm (54.3°)93.141
* All times are local time for Melbourne. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 11:30 pm in Melbourne.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Melbourne

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 229:16 am11:58 pm-4:33 pm(71.8°)229,51830.4%
Sep 2310:00 am--5:30 pm(74.8°)232,73741.7%
Sep 24-1:06 am10:50 am6:28 pm(76.3°)236,06753.1%
Sep 25-2:07 am11:45 am7:24 pm(76.2°)239,28764.0%
Sep 26-3:00 am12:44 pm8:18 pm(74.7°)242,24973.9%
Sep 27-3:46 am1:46 pm9:09 pm(71.9°)244,86582.5%
Sep 28-4:25 am2:47 pm9:57 pm(68.2°)247,10089.5%
* 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, Tue, Sep 22, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:02 amTue 8:17 pmTue 1:39 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:20 amTue 2:48 pmTue 9:34 amGood visibility
MarsMon 8:21 pmTue 7:43 amTue 2:02 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 12:11 pmWed 2:47 amTue 7:29 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 12:50 pmWed 3:15 amTue 8:02 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 9:31 pmTue 8:03 amTue 2:47 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 5:16 pmWed 5:53 amTue 11:34 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Melbourne