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Moon: 74.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 25, 2018 at 1:03:27 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:24 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 5:21 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 2:44 pm 76° East
Moonset Today: 1:03 am 287° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 56 minutes (-1m 51s)

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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

1:03 pm

Altitude

40.1°

Heading

337° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 56m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 51s

Winter: +1h 2m

Summer: -3h 28m

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 – 5:00 am
Astro. Twilight5:00 am – 5:29 am
Nautical Twilight5:29 am – 5:59 am
Civil Twilight5:59 am – 6:24 am
Daylight6:24 am – 5:21 pm
Civil Twilight5:21 pm – 5:46 pm
Nautical Twilight5:46 pm – 6:16 pm
Astro. Twilight6:16 pm – 6:45 pm
Night6:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 256:24 am5:21 pm10:56:10−1:5111:53 am (43.0°)93.503
Apr 266:25 am5:20 pm10:54:20−1:5011:53 am (42.7°)93.527
Apr 276:26 am5:18 pm10:52:30−1:4911:52 am (42.4°)93.552
Apr 286:27 am5:17 pm10:50:41−1:4811:52 am (42.1°)93.576
Apr 296:27 am5:16 pm10:48:54−1:4711:52 am (41.7°)93.600
Apr 306:28 am5:15 pm10:47:07−1:4611:52 am (41.4°)93.623
May 16:29 am5:14 pm10:45:21−1:4511:52 am (41.1°)93.647
* 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

1:03 pm

Altitude

-20.9°

Heading

89° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

74.2%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 25-1:03 am2:44 pm8:23 pm(44.8°)233,08377.1%
Apr 26-2:08 am3:22 pm9:13 pm(49.4°)234,71485.9%
Apr 27-3:11 am3:58 pm10:02 pm(54.2°)236,58192.7%
Apr 28-4:13 am4:32 pm10:49 pm(59.1°)238,66897.3%
Apr 29-5:14 am5:06 pm11:37 pm(63.7°)240,92899.6%
Apr 30-6:14 am5:42 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 1-7:13 am6:19 pm12:24 am(67.9°)243,27799.5%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sydney This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Apr 25, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:18 amWed 4:17 pmWed 10:17 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 8:31 amWed 6:39 pmWed 1:35 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 10:03 pmThu 12:19 pmThu 5:11 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 6:05 pmThu 7:40 amThu 12:52 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 9:14 pmThu 11:25 amThu 4:19 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 5:57 amWed 5:04 pmWed 11:31 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:33 amWed 3:11 pmWed 8:52 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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