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

Moon: 2.2%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 10, 2021 at 3:59:55 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:09 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 5:23 pm 292° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 5:20 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 4:45 pm 282° West
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 15 minutes (-1m 49s)
Location of MelbourneLocation

Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

Time:3:59 pm
Altitude:13.7°
Direction:306° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 14m 41s (May 10, 2021)

1 minute, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 9, 2021)

42 minutes, 13 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

4 hours, 32 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:38 am
Astro. Twilight5:38 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:41 am
Civil Twilight6:41 am – 7:09 am
Daylight7:09 am – 5:23 pm
Civil Twilight5:23 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:23 pm
Astro. Twilight6:23 pm – 6:53 pm
Night6:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 107:09 am5:23 pm10:14:41−1:4912:16 pm (34.6°)93.864
May 117:09 am5:22 pm10:12:53−1:4812:16 pm (34.3°)93.885
May 127:10 am5:21 pm10:11:06−1:4612:16 pm (34.0°)93.907
May 137:11 am5:21 pm10:09:22−1:4412:16 pm (33.8°)93.927
May 147:12 am5:20 pm10:07:39−1:4212:16 pm (33.6°)93.948
May 157:13 am5:19 pm10:05:57−1:4112:16 pm (33.3°)93.968
May 167:14 am5:18 pm10:04:18−1:3912:16 pm (33.1°)93.987
* All times are local time for Melbourne. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Melbourne

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 105:20 am4:45 pm-11:06 am(43.0°)251,8692.8%
May 116:18 am5:11 pm-11:48 am(38.2°)252,4500.5%
May 127:17 am5:40 pm-12:31 pm(33.8°)252,5870.1%
May 138:15 am6:13 pm-1:17 pm(30.3°)252,2811.6%
May 149:14 am6:52 pm-2:05 pm(27.6°)251,5145.0%
May 1510:11 am7:37 pm-2:55 pm(26.1°)250,25510.2%
May 1611:04 am8:28 pm-3:46 pm(25.8°)248,47017.0%
* 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, May 10, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:56 amMon 6:20 pmMon 1:38 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:07 amMon 6:00 pmMon 1:04 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 11:11 amMon 8:32 pmMon 3:51 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 12:31 amTue 1:53 pmTue 7:12 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 11:10 pmTue 1:07 pmTue 6:08 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 6:28 amMon 4:58 pmMon 11:43 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:24 amTue 2:53 pmTue 8:39 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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