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Moon: 67.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 20, 2018 at 11:48:12 am


Sunrise Today: 6:59 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 5:48 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 12:31 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:10 am 247° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 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

11:48 am

Altitude

39.0°

Heading

11° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 49m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 8s

Winter: +1h 16m

Summer: -3h 58m

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 – 6:59 am
Daylight6:59 am – 5:48 pm
Civil Twilight5:48 pm – 6:15 pm
Nautical Twilight6:15 pm – 6:46 pm
Astro. Twilight6:46 pm – 7:16 pm
Night7:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:59 am5:48 pm10:49:21+2:0812:23 pm (39.7°)94.063
Aug 216:57 am5:49 pm10:51:31+2:0912:23 pm (40.0°)94.044
Aug 226:56 am5:50 pm10:53:41+2:1012:23 pm (40.4°)94.024
Aug 236:55 am5:51 pm10:55:52+2:1112:22 pm (40.7°)94.005
Aug 246:53 am5:51 pm10:58:05+2:1212:22 pm (41.0°)93.985
Aug 256:52 am5:52 pm11:00:17+2:1212:22 pm (41.4°)93.965
Aug 266:51 am5:53 pm11:02:31+2:1312:22 pm (41.7°)93.944
* 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

11:48 am

Altitude

-8.2°

Heading

121° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

67.1%

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 20-2:10 am12:31 pm7:46 pm(71.3°)249,30970.1%
Aug 21-3:05 am1:14 pm8:35 pm(72.5°)250,92378.7%
Aug 22-3:57 am2:01 pm9:23 pm(72.6°)251,84186.1%
Aug 23-4:45 am2:51 pm10:11 pm(71.8°)252,11892.1%
Aug 24-5:28 am3:44 pm10:58 pm(70.0°)251,83396.6%
Aug 25-6:08 am4:39 pm11:44 pm(67.4°)251,07299.2%
Aug 26-6:44 am5:36 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* 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, Aug 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:05 amMon 4:34 pmMon 11:20 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 8:47 amMon 9:35 pmMon 3:11 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 3:02 pmTue 6:07 amMon 10:34 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:27 amTue 12:12 amMon 5:19 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 1:19 pmTue 3:55 amMon 8:37 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:01 pmTue 9:50 amTue 4:25 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 7:10 pmTue 7:55 amTue 1:32 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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