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

Moon: 98.5%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 7, 2020 at 2:56:15 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:39 am 82° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 pm 278° West


Moonrise Today: 5:55 pm 87° East
Moonset Today: 5:03 am 277° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 25 minutes (-2m 21s)

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Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

Time:2:56 pm
Altitude:32.6°
Direction:313° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 24m 52s (Apr 7, 2020)

2 minutes, 21 seconds shorter than yesterday (Apr 6, 2020)

1 hour, 52 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2019)

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

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:39 am
Daylight6:39 am – 6:04 pm
Civil Twilight6:04 pm – 6:30 pm
Nautical Twilight6:30 pm – 7:01 pm
Astro. Twilight7:01 pm – 7:31 pm
Night7:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 76:39 am6:04 pm11:24:52−2:2112:22 pm (45.2°)93.049
Apr 86:40 am6:02 pm11:22:31−2:2112:21 pm (44.9°)93.075
Apr 96:41 am6:01 pm11:20:10−2:2012:21 pm (44.5°)93.102
Apr 106:42 am6:00 pm11:17:49−2:2012:21 pm (44.1°)93.129
Apr 116:43 am5:58 pm11:15:30−2:1912:21 pm (43.8°)93.156
Apr 126:44 am5:57 pm11:13:10−2:1912:20 pm (43.4°)93.183
Apr 136:44 am5:55 pm11:10:52−2:1812:20 pm (43.0°)93.210
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 7-5:03 am5:55 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 8-6:18 am6:29 pm12:02 am(51.2°)221,79099.4%
Apr 9-7:33 am7:04 pm12:56 am(57.6°)222,23599.4%
Apr 10-8:48 am7:41 pm1:51 am(63.6°)223,95796.2%
Apr 11-10:01 am8:23 pm2:47 am(68.7°)226,76690.2%
Apr 12-11:11 am9:10 pm3:43 am(72.6°)230,35282.0%
Apr 13-12:16 pm10:01 pm4:41 am(74.9°)234,35472.3%
* 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, Apr 7, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:39 amTue 5:15 pmTue 10:57 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 10:37 amTue 7:56 pmTue 3:17 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 12:38 amTue 2:56 pmTue 7:47 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 11:50 pmWed 2:14 pmWed 7:02 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 12:19 amWed 2:34 pmWed 7:26 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:08 amTue 6:51 pmTue 1:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 4:22 amTue 4:57 pmTue 10:40 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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