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

Moon: 93.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 19, 2019 at 11:41:16 am


Sunrise Today: 7:21 am 92° East
Sunset Today: 7:34 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 6:43 pm 73° East
Moonset Today: 4:37 am 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 12 minutes (-2m 27s)

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Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

Time:11:41 am
Altitude:45.5°
Direction:40° NE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 12m 43s (Mar 19, 2019)

2 minutes, 27 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 18, 2019)

2 hours, 40 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

2 hours, 34 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:53 am
Astro. Twilight5:53 am – 6:24 am
Nautical Twilight6:24 am – 6:55 am
Civil Twilight6:55 am – 7:21 am
Daylight7:21 am – 7:34 pm
Civil Twilight7:34 pm – 8:00 pm
Nautical Twilight8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Astro. Twilight8:30 pm – 9:02 pm
Night9:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 197:21 am7:34 pm12:12:43−2:271:28 pm (52.9°)92.525
Mar 207:22 am7:32 pm12:10:15−2:271:27 pm (52.5°)92.551
Mar 217:23 am7:31 pm12:07:48−2:271:27 pm (52.1°)92.577
Mar 227:24 am7:29 pm12:05:21−2:271:27 pm (51.7°)92.603
Mar 237:25 am7:28 pm12:02:54−2:261:26 pm (51.3°)92.630
Mar 247:26 am7:26 pm12:00:27−2:261:26 pm (50.9°)92.656
Mar 257:27 am7:25 pm11:58:01−2:261:26 pm (50.5°)92.683
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 8:58 am in Melbourne.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Melbourne

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 19-4:37 am6:43 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 20-5:51 am7:23 pm12:13 am(39.4°)223,34896.5%
Mar 21-7:04 am7:59 pm1:09 am(44.7°)223,63399.5%
Mar 22-8:16 am8:33 pm2:03 am(50.5°)225,10199.4%
Mar 23-9:27 am9:08 pm2:56 am(56.2°)227,62996.2%
Mar 24-10:36 am9:44 pm3:47 am(61.5°)230,96990.4%
Mar 25-11:42 am10:22 pm4:39 am(66.0°)234,79882.6%
* All times are local time for Melbourne. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Mar 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:50 amTue 7:00 pmTue 12:55 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:16 amTue 5:58 pmTue 11:07 amGood visibility
MarsTue 11:50 amTue 9:52 pmTue 4:51 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 11:49 pmTue 2:25 pmTue 7:07 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 1:43 amTue 4:11 pmTue 8:57 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 10:02 amTue 8:55 pmTue 3:29 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:25 amTue 7:08 pmTue 12:47 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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