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Moon: 99.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 24, 2018 at 4:08:19 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:42 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 5:52 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 5:00 pm 98° East
Moonset Today: 5:20 am 260° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 9 minutes (+2m 5s)

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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

4:08 pm

Altitude

20.7°

Heading

284° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

12h 9m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 5s

Winter: +2h 16m

Summer: -2h 14m

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 – 4:19 am
Astro. Twilight4:19 am – 4:48 am
Nautical Twilight4:48 am – 5:17 am
Civil Twilight5:17 am – 5:42 am
Daylight5:42 am – 5:52 pm
Civil Twilight5:52 pm – 6:17 pm
Nautical Twilight6:17 pm – 6:46 pm
Astro. Twilight6:46 pm – 7:16 pm
Night7:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 245:42 am5:52 pm12:09:53+2:0511:47 am (56.5°)93.258
Sep 255:41 am5:53 pm12:11:59+2:0511:46 am (56.9°)93.232
Sep 265:39 am5:53 pm12:14:04+2:0511:46 am (57.3°)93.206
Sep 275:38 am5:54 pm12:16:10+2:0511:46 am (57.7°)93.180
Sep 285:37 am5:55 pm12:18:16+2:0511:45 am (58.1°)93.154
Sep 295:35 am5:56 pm12:20:21+2:0511:45 am (58.5°)93.127
Sep 305:34 am5:56 pm12:22:27+2:0511:45 am (58.9°)93.101
* 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

4:08 pm

Altitude

-11.0°

Heading

105° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

99.2%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 24-5:20 am5:00 pm11:29 pm(61.3°)246,21999.6%
Sep 25-5:52 am5:57 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 26-6:24 am6:55 pm12:14 am(56.7°)244,14299.6%
Sep 27-6:57 am7:54 pm12:59 am(51.9°)241,99597.5%
Sep 28-7:31 am8:55 pm1:46 am(47.2°)239,84793.1%
Sep 29-8:08 am9:57 pm2:34 am(42.9°)237,73986.6%
Sep 30-8:49 am11:00 pm3:25 am(39.2°)235,69578.1%
* 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, Mon, Sep 24, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:55 amMon 6:02 pmMon 11:58 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 7:00 amMon 8:58 pmMon 1:59 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:59 pmTue 3:20 amMon 8:10 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 8:07 amMon 9:47 pmMon 2:57 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 10:47 amTue 1:02 amMon 5:54 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:09 pmTue 7:10 amTue 1:40 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 4:26 pmTue 5:07 amMon 10:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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