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

Moon: 94.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 21, 2019 at 12:43:17 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:17 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:15 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:16 pm 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:16 am 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 57 minutes (-1m 29s)

Location of MelbourneLocation

Today's Sun Position in Melbourne

Time:12:43 pm
Altitude:31.8°
Direction:353° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 57m 19s (May 21, 2019)

1 minute, 29 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 20, 2019)

24 minutes, 50 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

4 hours, 50 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Melbourne Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:46 am
Astro. Twilight5:46 am – 6:17 am
Nautical Twilight6:17 am – 6:49 am
Civil Twilight6:49 am – 7:17 am
Daylight7:17 am – 5:15 pm
Civil Twilight5:15 pm – 5:43 pm
Nautical Twilight5:43 pm – 6:15 pm
Astro. Twilight6:15 pm – 6:47 pm
Night6:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Melbourne - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 217:17 am5:15 pm9:57:19−1:2912:16 pm (32.1°)94.068
May 227:18 am5:14 pm9:55:51−1:2712:16 pm (31.9°)94.087
May 237:19 am5:13 pm9:54:25−1:2512:16 pm (31.7°)94.105
May 247:20 am5:13 pm9:53:02−1:2312:16 pm (31.5°)94.123
May 257:21 am5:12 pm9:51:41−1:2012:17 pm (31.3°)94.141
May 267:21 am5:12 pm9:50:22−1:1812:17 pm (31.2°)94.158
May 277:22 am5:11 pm9:49:06−1:1612:17 pm (31.0°)94.176
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Melbourne - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-9:16 am7:16 pm1:51 am(72.7°)240,13596.3%
May 22-10:13 am8:07 pm2:44 am(74.1°)243,06391.3%
May 23-11:04 am9:01 pm3:36 am(74.1°)245,81584.6%
May 24-11:48 am9:57 pm4:26 am(73.0°)248,16176.6%
May 25-12:27 pm10:53 pm5:15 am(70.9°)249,90767.7%
May 26-1:01 pm11:50 pm6:01 am(67.9°)250,90958.2%
May 27-1:32 pm-6:45 am(64.3°)251,08248.5%
* 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, May 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:15 amTue 5:11 pmTue 12:14 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 5:22 amTue 4:10 pmTue 10:46 amFairly good visibility
MarsTue 10:00 amTue 7:20 pmTue 2:40 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 6:31 pmWed 9:06 amWed 1:49 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:37 pmWed 11:04 amWed 3:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:11 amTue 3:57 pmTue 10:34 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 1:27 amTue 2:05 pmTue 7:46 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Melbourne.

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