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Moon: 34.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 18, 2018 at 6:58:38 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:56 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:38 am 86° East
Moonset Today: 10:51 pm 271° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 9 minutes (+1m 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

6:58 pm

Altitude

-23.0°

Heading

281° W

Position

Night

Day length

10h 9m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 4s

Winter: +15m 15s

Summer: -4h 15m

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 – 5:29 am
Astro. Twilight5:29 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:29 am
Civil Twilight6:29 am – 6:56 am
Daylight6:56 am – 5:06 pm
Civil Twilight5:06 pm – 5:33 pm
Nautical Twilight5:33 pm – 6:03 pm
Astro. Twilight6:03 pm – 6:33 pm
Night6:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 186:56 am5:06 pm10:09:05+1:0412:01 pm (35.1°)94.473
Jul 196:56 am5:06 pm10:10:12+1:0612:01 pm (35.3°)94.467
Jul 206:55 am5:07 pm10:11:21+1:0812:01 pm (35.5°)94.460
Jul 216:55 am5:07 pm10:12:31+1:1012:01 pm (35.7°)94.452
Jul 226:54 am5:08 pm10:13:44+1:1212:01 pm (35.9°)94.445
Jul 236:54 am5:09 pm10:14:58+1:1412:01 pm (36.1°)94.437
Jul 246:53 am5:09 pm10:16:15+1:1612:01 pm (36.3°)94.428
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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

6:58 pm

Altitude

42.4°

Heading

312° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

34.7%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 1810:38 am10:51 pm-4:41 pm(53.9°)233,67433.7%
Jul 1911:12 am11:53 pm-5:29 pm(58.9°)237,46344.6%
Jul 2011:46 am--6:16 pm(63.5°)241,05855.5%
Jul 21-12:52 am12:21 pm7:02 pm(67.7°)244,26965.8%
Jul 22-1:50 am12:57 pm7:49 pm(71.2°)246,97875.2%
Jul 23-2:47 am1:35 pm8:36 pm(73.9°)249,13183.4%
Jul 24-3:42 am2:16 pm9:24 pm(75.8°)250,71990.1%
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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, Wed, Jul 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:15 amWed 7:09 pmWed 1:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:17 amWed 8:33 pmWed 2:55 pmGood visibility
MarsThu 5:33 pmFri 8:00 amFri 12:46 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 12:12 pmThu 1:38 amWed 6:55 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:22 pmThu 5:35 amWed 10:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 12:40 amThu 11:40 amThu 6:10 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:01 pmThu 9:39 amThu 3:20 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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