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Moon: 14.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 9:06:12 am


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 7:38 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 3:03 am 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:13 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 1 minute (-2m 3s)

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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

9:06 am

Altitude

29.8°

Heading

82° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 1m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 3s

Winter: +3h 7m

Summer: -1h 23m

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 – 5:09 am
Astro. Twilight5:09 am – 5:41 am
Nautical Twilight5:41 am – 6:11 am
Civil Twilight6:11 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 7:38 pm
Civil Twilight7:38 pm – 8:04 pm
Nautical Twilight8:04 pm – 8:34 pm
Astro. Twilight8:34 pm – 9:06 pm
Night9:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 236:37 am7:38 pm13:01:25−2:031:08 pm (66.0°)91.976
Feb 246:38 am7:37 pm12:59:20−2:041:08 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 pm12:48:54−2:061:07 pm (63.7°)92.107
* 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

9:06 am

Altitude

69.0°

Heading

45° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.5%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 233:03 am5:13 pm-10:09 am(74.2°)245,14914.2%
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%
* 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:48 amThu 7:19 pmThu 12:34 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 9:39 amThu 8:52 pmThu 3:16 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:10 amThu 9:35 pmThu 3:53 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:48 pmThu 10:32 amThu 4:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:22 amThu 3:32 pmThu 8:27 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 10:23 amThu 9:43 pmThu 4:03 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:11 amThu 7:58 pmThu 1:35 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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