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Moon: 1.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 24, 2017 at 8:59:37 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:10 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:14 am 69° East
Moonset Today: 6:08 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 16 minutes (+1m 16s)

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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

8:59 pm

Altitude

-47.4°

Heading

263° W

Position

Night

Day length

10h 16m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 16s

Winter: +22m 43s

Summer: -4h 8m

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 – 5:26 am
Astro. Twilight5:26 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 5:10 pm
Civil Twilight5:10 pm – 5:36 pm
Nautical Twilight5:36 pm – 6:07 pm
Astro. Twilight6:07 pm – 6:37 pm
Night6:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 246:53 am5:10 pm10:16:34+1:1612:01 pm (36.3°)94.430
Jul 256:52 am5:10 pm10:17:52+1:1812:01 pm (36.5°)94.421
Jul 266:52 am5:11 pm10:19:12+1:2012:01 pm (36.7°)94.412
Jul 276:51 am5:12 pm10:20:34+1:2112:01 pm (37.0°)94.402
Jul 286:50 am5:12 pm10:21:58+1:2312:01 pm (37.2°)94.392
Jul 296:50 am5:13 pm10:23:23+1:2512:01 pm (37.4°)94.381
Jul 306:49 am5:14 pm10:24:50+1:2612:01 pm (37.7°)94.370
* All times are local time for Sydney. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 212:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 236:02 am
December SolsticeDec 223:28 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 2017 Moon Phases

8:59 pm

Altitude

-34.2°

Heading

266° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.6%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 247:14 am6:08 pm-12:39 pm(39.1°)227,3070.7%
Jul 258:02 am7:14 pm-1:35 pm(42.4°)230,1234.2%
Jul 268:44 am8:18 pm-2:28 pm(46.5°)233,56410.1%
Jul 279:22 am9:19 pm-3:18 pm(50.9°)237,31217.9%
Jul 289:57 am10:18 pm-4:05 pm(55.4°)241,04627.0%
Jul 2910:31 am11:15 pm-4:50 pm(59.8°)244,47536.9%
Jul 3011:04 am--5:35 pm(63.8°)247,37247.0%
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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, Jul 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:16 amTue 7:19 pmTue 1:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:08 amTue 2:13 pmTue 9:10 amGood visibility
MarsTue 7:00 amTue 5:09 pmTue 12:05 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterMon 10:31 amMon 11:03 pmMon 4:47 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 2:06 pmTue 4:15 amMon 9:11 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:57 pmTue 11:04 amTue 5:31 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:21 pmWed 9:03 amWed 2:42 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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