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Moon: 11.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 23, 2017 at 11:42:26 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:23 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 5:23 pm 285° West


Moonrise Today: 2:23 am 100° East
Moonset Today: 3:25 pm 263° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 59 minutes (-1m 53s)

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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

11:42 pm

Altitude

-68.7°

Heading

187° S

Position

Night

Day length

10h 59m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 53s

Winter: +1h 5m

Summer: -3h 25m

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 – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:28 am
Nautical Twilight5:28 am – 5:58 am
Civil Twilight5:58 am – 6:23 am
Daylight6:23 am – 5:23 pm
Civil Twilight5:23 pm – 5:48 pm
Nautical Twilight5:48 pm – 6:17 pm
Astro. Twilight6:17 pm – 6:46 pm
Night6:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 236:23 am5:23 pm10:59:28−1:5311:53 am (43.6°)93.464
Apr 246:24 am5:21 pm10:57:35−1:5211:53 am (43.3°)93.490
Apr 256:25 am5:20 pm10:55:44−1:5111:53 am (42.9°)93.515
Apr 266:25 am5:19 pm10:53:53−1:5011:52 am (42.6°)93.540
Apr 276:26 am5:18 pm10:52:04−1:4911:52 am (42.3°)93.564
Apr 286:27 am5:17 pm10:50:15−1:4811:52 am (42.0°)93.588
Apr 296:28 am5:16 pm10:48:28−1:4711:52 am (41.7°)93.612
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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

11:42 pm

Altitude

-41.1°

Heading

133° SE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.7%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 232:23 am3:25 pm-8:57 am(62.6°)233,99916.5%
Apr 243:26 am4:03 pm-9:48 am(58.0°)230,2558.8%
Apr 254:31 am4:43 pm-10:40 am(53.0°)227,0533.3%
Apr 265:39 am5:24 pm-11:35 am(48.1°)224,7100.4%
Apr 276:48 am6:09 pm-12:31 pm(43.6°)223,4570.7%
Apr 287:58 am6:57 pm-1:30 pm(39.9°)223,3964.2%
Apr 299:07 am7:51 pm-2:30 pm(37.4°)224,48010.7%
* All times are local time for Sydney. 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, Sun, Apr 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:57 amMon 4:59 pmMon 11:28 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 3:38 amMon 3:33 pmMon 9:35 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 8:41 amMon 6:46 pmMon 1:44 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 4:35 pmMon 5:05 amSun 10:50 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:27 pmTue 10:37 amTue 3:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 5:42 amMon 4:56 pmMon 11:19 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:25 amMon 3:08 pmMon 8:47 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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