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Moon: 7.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 24, 2017 at 12:24:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 7:37 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 3:57 am 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:58 pm 250° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 59 minutes (-2m 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

12:24 pm

Altitude

63.6°

Heading

25° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 59m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 4s

Winter: +3h 5m

Summer: -1h 25m

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 – 5:10 am
Astro. Twilight5:10 am – 5:42 am
Nautical Twilight5:42 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 7:37 pm
Civil Twilight7:37 pm – 8:03 pm
Nautical Twilight8:03 pm – 8:33 pm
Astro. Twilight8:33 pm – 9:04 pm
Night9:04 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 246:38 am7:37 pm12:59:21−2:031:08 pm (65.6°)91.997
Feb 256:39 am7:36 pm12:57:16−2:041:08 pm (65.2°)92.019
Feb 266:40 am7:35 pm12:55:11−2:041:08 pm (64.8°)92.041
Feb 276:41 am7:34 pm12:53:06−2:051:07 pm (64.5°)92.062
Feb 286:41 am7:32 pm12:51:00−2:051:07 pm (64.1°)92.084
Mar 16:42 am7:31 pm12:48:55−2:051:07 pm (63.7°)92.107
Mar 26:43 am7:30 pm12:46:48−2:061:07 pm (63.3°)92.129
* All times are local time for Sydney. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

12:24 pm

Altitude

64.4°

Heading

308° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.4%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 243:57 am5:58 pm-10:59 am(72.7°)242,2637.7%
Feb 254:55 am6:41 pm-11:50 am(70.1°)239,2662.9%
Feb 265:55 am7:21 pm-12:41 pm(66.8°)236,4010.4%
Feb 276:57 am8:00 pm-1:32 pm(62.7°)233,8820.3%
Feb 288:00 am8:38 pm-2:23 pm(58.1°)231,8642.9%
Mar 19:05 am9:17 pm-3:14 pm(53.3°)230,4358.2%
Mar 210:10 am9:56 pm-4:06 pm(48.6°)229,60515.8%
* All times are local time for Sydney. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Feb 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:52 amFri 7:20 pmFri 12:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 9:37 amFri 8:48 pmFri 3:13 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 10:10 amFri 9:33 pmFri 3:51 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 9:40 pmSat 10:23 amSat 4:02 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:18 amFri 3:29 pmFri 8:23 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 10:19 amFri 9:40 pmFri 3:59 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:07 amFri 7:54 pmFri 1:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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