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Moon: 42.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 20, 2017 at 1:28:17 am


Sunrise Today: 6:35 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 7:42 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 12:44 am 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:45 pm 249° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 7 minutes (-2m 1s)

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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

1:28 am

Altitude

-44.8°

Heading

173° S

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 7m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 1s

Winter: +3h 13m

Summer: -1h 17m

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 – 5:06 am
Astro. Twilight5:06 am – 5:38 am
Nautical Twilight5:38 am – 6:09 am
Civil Twilight6:09 am – 6:35 am
Daylight6:35 am – 7:42 pm
Civil Twilight7:42 pm – 8:08 pm
Nautical Twilight8:08 pm – 8:39 pm
Astro. Twilight8:39 pm – 9:11 pm
Night9:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 206:35 am7:42 pm13:07:32−2:011:09 pm (67.0°)91.913
Feb 216:36 am7:41 pm13:05:30−2:021:09 pm (66.7°)91.934
Feb 226:37 am7:40 pm13:03:27−2:031:09 pm (66.3°)91.955
Feb 236:38 am7:39 pm13:01:23−2:031:09 pm (65.9°)91.976
Feb 246:38 am7:38 pm12:59:19−2:031:08 pm (65.6°)91.997
Feb 256:39 am7:37 pm12:57:15−2:041:08 pm (65.2°)92.019
Feb 266:40 am7:35 pm12:55:10−2:041:08 pm (64.8°)92.041
* 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

1:28 am

Altitude

7.8°

Heading

104° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

42.7%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 2012:44 am2:45 pm-7:43 am(73.0°)250,87640.3%
Feb 211:27 am3:37 pm-8:31 am(74.3°)249,64630.9%
Feb 222:13 am4:26 pm-9:20 am(74.7°)247,68222.0%
Feb 233:03 am5:13 pm-10:09 am(74.2°)245,14914.2%
Feb 243:58 am5:58 pm-11:00 am(72.7°)242,2637.7%
Feb 254:55 am6:41 pm-11:51 am(70.1°)239,2662.9%
Feb 265:56 am7:22 pm-12:42 pm(66.8°)236,4010.4%
* 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, Mon, Feb 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:36 amMon 7:16 pmMon 12:26 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 9:45 amMon 9:03 pmMon 3:24 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 10:12 amMon 9:41 pmMon 3:57 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 10:01 pmMon 10:45 amMon 4:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 1:33 amMon 3:44 pmMon 8:38 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 10:35 amMon 9:55 pmMon 4:15 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:23 amMon 8:10 pmMon 1:47 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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