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Moon: 79.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 26, 2018 at 12:48:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:39 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 7:35 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 4:36 pm 66° East
Moonset Today: 2:06 am 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 55 minutes (-2m 4s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sydney

The Sun's altitude in Sydney today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:48 pm

Altitude

64.5°

Heading

12° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 55m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 4s

Winter: +3h 1m

Summer: -1h 29m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sydney Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Sydney today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:44 am
Nautical Twilight5:44 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:39 am
Daylight6:39 am – 7:35 pm
Civil Twilight7:35 pm – 8:01 pm
Nautical Twilight8:01 pm – 8:31 pm
Astro. Twilight8:31 pm – 9:02 pm
Night9:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 266:39 am7:35 pm12:55:42−2:041:08 pm (64.9°)92.031
Feb 276:40 am7:34 pm12:53:37−2:051:07 pm (64.6°)92.052
Feb 286:41 am7:33 pm12:51:31−2:061:07 pm (64.2°)92.074
Mar 16:42 am7:32 pm12:49:26−2:051:07 pm (63.8°)92.096
Mar 26:43 am7:30 pm12:47:20−2:061:07 pm (63.4°)92.118
Mar 36:44 am7:29 pm12:45:14−2:061:07 pm (63.0°)92.141
Mar 46:45 am7:28 pm12:43:07−2:071:06 pm (62.7°)92.165
* All times are local time for Sydney. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 213:15 am
June SolsticeJun 218:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 2311:54 am
December SolsticeDec 229:23 am
* All times are local Sydney time.

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Today's Moon in Sydney

The Moon's path in Sydney today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

12:48 pm

Altitude

-44.9°

Heading

94° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.6%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 26-2:06 am4:36 pm9:51 pm(35.5°)226,66983.1%
Feb 27-3:08 am5:32 pm10:51 pm(37.1°)226,14391.3%
Feb 28-4:14 am6:23 pm11:50 pm(40.0°)226,50596.9%
Mar 1-5:22 am7:09 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 2-6:30 am7:50 pm12:46 am(44.0°)227,81399.7%
Mar 3-7:36 am8:28 pm1:40 am(48.6°)230,01199.5%
Mar 4-8:40 am9:04 pm2:31 am(53.6°)232,93496.5%
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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 Sydney This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Feb 26, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:14 amMon 7:59 pmMon 1:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:34 amMon 8:10 pmMon 1:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 12:34 amMon 2:49 pmMon 7:42 amAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 11:02 pmTue 12:43 pmTue 5:52 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 1:56 amMon 4:09 pmMon 9:02 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 10:31 amMon 9:43 pmMon 4:07 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:11 amMon 7:54 pmMon 1:32 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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