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

Moon: 94.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 21, 2019 at 1:18:22 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:44 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 4:59 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:00 pm 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:40 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 15 minutes (-1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sydney

Time:1:18 pm
Altitude:32.2°
Direction:336° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 15m 3s (May 21, 2019)

1 minute, 16 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 20, 2019)

21 minutes, 13 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

4 hours, 9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sydney Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:44 am
Daylight6:44 am – 4:59 pm
Civil Twilight4:59 pm – 5:26 pm
Nautical Twilight5:26 pm – 5:56 pm
Astro. Twilight5:56 pm – 6:26 pm
Night6:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 216:44 am4:59 pm10:15:03−1:1611:51 am (36.1°)94.068
May 226:44 am4:58 pm10:13:48−1:1511:51 am (35.9°)94.086
May 236:45 am4:58 pm10:12:35−1:1311:51 am (35.7°)94.105
May 246:46 am4:57 pm10:11:24−1:1111:51 am (35.5°)94.123
May 256:46 am4:57 pm10:10:15−1:0911:52 am (35.3°)94.141
May 266:47 am4:56 pm10:09:07−1:0711:52 am (35.1°)94.158
May 276:48 am4:56 pm10:08:02−1:0511:52 am (34.9°)94.175
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-8:40 am7:00 pm1:25 am(76.7°)240,08496.4%
May 22-9:36 am7:51 pm2:18 am(78.1°)243,01391.4%
May 23-10:27 am8:45 pm3:10 am(78.2°)245,77084.7%
May 24-11:13 am9:40 pm4:01 am(77.1°)248,12576.8%
May 25-11:53 am10:35 pm4:49 am(75.0°)249,88367.9%
May 26-12:29 pm11:30 pm5:35 am(72.0°)250,89858.4%
May 27-1:02 pm-6:19 am(68.3°)251,08748.6%
* 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, Tue, May 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:41 amTue 4:55 pmTue 11:49 amVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 4:52 amTue 3:50 pmTue 10:21 amFairly good visibility
MarsTue 9:23 amTue 7:06 pmTue 2:15 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 6:17 pmWed 8:30 amWed 1:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:22 pmWed 10:29 amWed 3:25 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:41 amTue 3:37 pmTue 10:09 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 1:04 amTue 1:37 pmTue 7:21 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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