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

Moon: 53.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 20, 2018 at 12:45:35 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:55 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:07 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:46 am 98° East


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 11 minutes (+1m 8s)

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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

12:45 pm

Altitude

34.5°

Heading

347° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 11m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 8s

Winter: +17m 30s

Summer: -4h 13m

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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:58 am
Nautical Twilight5:58 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:55 am
Daylight6:55 am – 5:07 pm
Civil Twilight5:07 pm – 5:34 pm
Nautical Twilight5:34 pm – 6:04 pm
Astro. Twilight6:04 pm – 6:34 pm
Night6:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jul 256:53 am5:10 pm10:17:33+1:1812:01 pm (36.5°)94.419
Jul 266:52 am5:11 pm10:18:53+1:1912:01 pm (36.7°)94.410
* 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

12:45 pm

Altitude

11.1°

Heading

90° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

53.1%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 25-4:35 am3:01 pm10:13 pm(76.6°)251,76795.2%
Jul 26-5:25 am3:49 pm11:01 pm(76.5°)252,31398.5%
* 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.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Sydney on Jul 28

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sydney This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:09 amFri 7:07 pmFri 1:38 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:15 amFri 8:36 pmFri 2:55 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 5:27 pmSat 7:55 amSat 12:41 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 12:05 pmSat 1:31 amFri 6:48 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 3:14 pmSat 5:27 amFri 10:20 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:33 amSat 11:32 amSat 6:02 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 8:53 pmSat 9:31 amSat 3:12 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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