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Perth, WA, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 48.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 15, 2018 at 2:54:25 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:04 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:18 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:49 am 99° East
Moonset Today: 12:13 am 258° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 13 minutes (+21s)

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Today's Sun Position in Perth

Time:2:54 pm
Altitude:53.1°
Direction:273° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 13m 35s (Dec 15, 2018)

21 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 14, 2018)

4 hours, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

1 minute, 7 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2017)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Perth Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:24 am
Astro. Twilight3:24 am – 4:02 am
Nautical Twilight4:02 am – 4:36 am
Civil Twilight4:36 am – 5:04 am
Daylight5:04 am – 7:18 pm
Civil Twilight7:18 pm – 7:46 pm
Nautical Twilight7:46 pm – 8:21 pm
Astro. Twilight8:21 pm – 8:58 pm
Night8:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Perth - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 155:04 am7:18 pm14:13:35+0:2112:11 pm (81.3°)91.493
Dec 165:05 am7:19 pm14:13:54+0:1812:11 pm (81.4°)91.483
Dec 175:05 am7:19 pm14:14:09+0:1512:12 pm (81.4°)91.474
Dec 185:05 am7:20 pm14:14:22+0:1212:12 pm (81.4°)91.466
Dec 195:06 am7:20 pm14:14:32+0:0912:13 pm (81.5°)91.458
Dec 205:06 am7:21 pm14:14:38+0:0612:13 pm (81.5°)91.450
Dec 215:07 am7:21 pm14:14:42+0:0312:14 pm (81.5°)91.443
* All times are local time for Perth. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 6:22 am in Perth. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 11 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Perth

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Perth - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 15-12:13 am11:49 am6:20 pm(64.5°)248,56049.5%
Dec 16-12:45 am12:44 pm7:03 pm(59.9°)245,91659.5%
Dec 17-1:16 am1:39 pm7:47 pm(55.1°)242,64069.4%
Dec 18-1:49 am2:37 pm8:33 pm(50.3°)238,93878.7%
Dec 19-2:23 am3:38 pm9:22 pm(45.7°)235,08787.0%
Dec 20-3:00 am4:41 pm10:14 pm(41.5°)231,41093.7%
Dec 21-3:42 am5:47 pm11:10 pm(38.2°)228,24798.2%
* All times are local time for Perth. 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 Perth This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 3:52 amSat 5:33 pmSat 10:42 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 2:37 amSat 3:41 pmSat 9:09 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:45 amSun 12:15 amSat 6:00 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:10 amSat 6:05 pmSat 11:07 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 6:19 amSat 8:24 pmSat 1:22 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 2:52 pmSun 2:03 amSat 8:28 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 11:22 amSun 12:02 amSat 5:42 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Perth.

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