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Parkes, NSW, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 84.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 6, 2022 at 7:18:52 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 96° East
Sunset Today: 7:12 pm 263° West
Moonrise Today: 3:15 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:35 am 246° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 34 minutes (+2m 2s)
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Today's Sun Position in Parkes

Time:7:18 pm
Altitude:-1.2°
Direction:262° W
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 12h 34m 19s (Oct 6, 2022)

2 minutes, 2 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 5, 2022)

2 hours, 36 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

1 hour, 46 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Parkes Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 7:12 pm
Civil Twilight7:12 pm – 7:37 pm
Nautical Twilight7:37 pm – 8:07 pm
Astro. Twilight8:07 pm – 8:37 pm
Night8:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Parkes - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 66:38 am7:12 pm12:34:19+2:0212:55 pm (61.9°)92.945
Oct 76:37 am7:13 pm12:36:21+2:0112:55 pm (62.3°)92.918
Oct 86:36 am7:14 pm12:38:23+2:0112:54 pm (62.7°)92.891
Oct 96:34 am7:15 pm12:40:24+2:0112:54 pm (63.1°)92.864
Oct 106:33 am7:15 pm12:42:26+2:0112:54 pm (63.5°)92.837
Oct 116:32 am7:16 pm12:44:27+2:0112:54 pm (63.8°)92.811
Oct 126:30 am7:17 pm12:46:28+2:0112:53 pm (64.2°)92.784
* All times are local time for Parkes. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Parkes

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Parkes - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 6-4:35 am3:15 pm10:19 pm(73.1°)230,16785.9%
Oct 7-5:12 am4:24 pm11:10 pm(67.0°)231,26493.0%
Oct 8-5:45 am5:31 pm11:58 pm(60.5°)232,91697.7%
Oct 9-6:15 am6:36 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 10-6:44 am7:39 pm12:44 am(53.9°)235,08799.8%
Oct 11-7:13 am8:42 pm1:30 am(47.5°)237,67799.4%
Oct 12-7:44 am9:45 pm2:17 am(41.7°)240,52596.5%
* All times are local time for Parkes. 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 Parkes This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 6, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:56 amFri 5:47 pmFri 11:51 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 6:32 amFri 6:52 pmFri 12:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 12:31 amFri 10:29 amFri 5:30 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 6:15 pmFri 6:20 amFri 12:17 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 2:47 pmFri 4:19 amThu 9:33 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 9:53 pmFri 8:25 amFri 3:09 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 5:33 pmFri 5:56 amThu 11:44 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Parkes.

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