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Moon: 4.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 11:31:29 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 7:32 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 8:00 am 94° East
Moonset Today: 8:38 pm 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 51 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

11:31 pm

Altitude

-42.5°

Heading

213° SW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 51m

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 5s

Winter: +2h 57m

Summer: -1h 33m

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 – 5:15 am
Astro. Twilight5:15 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 7:32 pm
Civil Twilight7:32 pm – 7:58 pm
Nautical Twilight7:58 pm – 8:28 pm
Astro. Twilight8:28 pm – 8:59 pm
Night8:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Mar 26:43 am7:30 pm12:46:48−2:061:07 pm (63.3°)92.129
Mar 36:44 am7:29 pm12:44:42−2:061:07 pm (62.9°)92.151
Mar 46:45 am7:27 pm12:42:35−2:061:06 pm (62.6°)92.174
Mar 56:46 am7:26 pm12:40:28−2:061:06 pm (62.2°)92.196
Mar 66:47 am7:25 pm12:38:21−2:071:06 pm (61.8°)92.219
* 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

11:31 pm

Altitude

-34.4°

Heading

242° SW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.5%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Mar 311:15 am10:38 pm-4:59 pm(44.4°)229,32625.5%
Mar 412:21 pm11:23 pm-5:54 pm(40.8°)229,51636.6%
Mar 51:25 pm--6:50 pm(38.2°)230,08648.4%
Mar 6-12:13 am2:28 pm7:47 pm(36.8°)230,96660.2%
* 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, Tue, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:16 amWed 7:25 pmWed 12:51 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 9:23 amWed 8:27 pmWed 2:56 pmAverage visiblity
MarsWed 10:07 amWed 9:23 pmWed 3:45 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:19 pmThu 10:02 amThu 3:41 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:00 amWed 3:10 pmWed 8:05 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 10:01 amWed 9:21 pmWed 3:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 6:49 amWed 7:35 pmWed 1:12 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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