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

Moon: 67.2%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 6, 2019 at 2:12:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:54 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:10 pm 94° East
Moonset Today: 2:13 am 263° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 18 minutes (+50s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sydney

Time:2:12 pm
Altitude:67.8°
Direction:295° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 18m 29s (Dec 6, 2019)

50 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 5, 2019)

4 hours, 24 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2019)

6 minutes, 46 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sydney Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:54 am
Astro. Twilight3:54 am – 4:33 am
Nautical Twilight4:33 am – 5:08 am
Civil Twilight5:08 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 7:54 pm
Civil Twilight7:54 pm – 8:23 pm
Nautical Twilight8:23 pm – 8:59 pm
Astro. Twilight8:59 pm – 9:37 pm
Night9:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 65:37 am7:54 pm14:17:59+0:5012:45 pm (78.6°)91.596
Dec 75:37 am7:55 pm14:18:47+0:4812:46 pm (78.7°)91.582
Dec 85:37 am7:56 pm14:19:32+0:4512:46 pm (78.8°)91.569
Dec 95:37 am7:57 pm14:20:14+0:4212:47 pm (78.9°)91.557
Dec 105:37 am7:58 pm14:20:54+0:3912:47 pm (79.0°)91.545
Dec 115:37 am7:58 pm14:21:30+0:3612:48 pm (79.1°)91.533
Dec 125:37 am7:59 pm14:22:03+0:3312:48 pm (79.2°)91.522
* 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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Today's Moon in Sydney

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 6-2:13 am2:10 pm8:28 pm(57.8°)250,71769.5%
Dec 7-2:41 am3:04 pm9:10 pm(52.9°)249,36978.1%
Dec 8-3:09 am4:00 pm9:52 pm(48.0°)247,38885.7%
Dec 9-3:38 am4:57 pm10:36 pm(43.3°)244,95392.1%
Dec 10-4:10 am5:56 pm11:24 pm(39.1°)242,27396.8%
Dec 11-4:46 am6:58 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 12-5:27 am8:00 pm12:14 am(35.7°)239,56299.5%
* 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, Fri, Dec 6, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:38 amFri 6:22 pmFri 11:30 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:37 amFri 10:06 pmFri 2:51 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 3:49 amFri 5:15 pmFri 10:32 amAverage visibility
JupiterFri 6:50 amFri 9:09 pmFri 1:59 pmAverage visibility
SaturnFri 8:11 amFri 10:21 pmFri 3:16 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 4:31 pmSat 3:28 amFri 9:59 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 12:46 pmSat 1:25 amFri 7:05 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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