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

Moon: 95.0%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 16, 2019 at 2:26:46 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:13 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 7:08 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 9:17 pm 72° East
Moonset Today: 7:38 am 285° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 55 minutes (+2m 3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sydney

Time:2:26 pm
Altitude:55.0°
Direction:310° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 55m 46s (Oct 16, 2019)

2 minutes, 3 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 15, 2019)

3 hours, 1 minute longer than winter solstice (Jun 22, 2019)

1 hour, 29 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sydney Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:46 am
Astro. Twilight4:46 am – 5:17 am
Nautical Twilight5:17 am – 5:47 am
Civil Twilight5:47 am – 6:13 am
Daylight6:13 am – 7:08 pm
Civil Twilight7:08 pm – 7:34 pm
Nautical Twilight7:34 pm – 8:04 pm
Astro. Twilight8:04 pm – 8:35 pm
Night8:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 166:13 am7:08 pm12:55:16+2:0312:40 pm (64.9°)92.682
Oct 176:12 am7:09 pm12:57:19+2:0312:40 pm (65.2°)92.656
Oct 186:11 am7:10 pm12:59:22+2:0212:40 pm (65.6°)92.630
Oct 196:09 am7:11 pm13:01:24+2:0212:40 pm (66.0°)92.604
Oct 206:08 am7:12 pm13:03:26+2:0112:40 pm (66.3°)92.579
Oct 216:07 am7:12 pm13:05:28+2:0112:39 pm (66.7°)92.553
Oct 226:06 am7:13 pm13:07:29+2:0012:39 pm (67.0°)92.528
* All times are local time for Sydney. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Sydney

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 16-7:38 am9:17 pm2:01 am(44.3°)247,33997.0%
Oct 17-8:12 am10:16 pm2:47 am(40.2°)245,39192.6%
Oct 18-8:51 am11:16 pm3:36 am(36.7°)243,19186.3%
Oct 19-9:35 am-4:27 am(34.1°)240,75078.3%
Oct 2012:15 am10:26 am-5:21 am(32.6°)238,09268.7%
Oct 211:12 am11:23 am-6:17 am(32.5°)235,27958.0%
Oct 222:06 am12:26 pm-7:14 am(33.9°)232,42446.6%
* All times are local time for Sydney. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Oct 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:14 amWed 9:09 pmWed 2:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:03 amWed 8:28 pmWed 1:45 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 5:39 amWed 5:56 pmWed 11:47 amVery difficult to see
JupiterWed 9:28 amWed 11:44 pmWed 4:36 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 11:13 amThu 1:26 amWed 6:20 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 8:00 pmThu 6:54 amThu 1:27 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 4:09 pmThu 4:46 amWed 10:27 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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