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Moon: 49.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 20, 2017 at 10:23:37 am


Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:07 pm 245° West


Moonrise Today: 12:24 am 97° East
Moonset Today: 1:24 pm 260° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 22s)

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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

10:23 am

Altitude

51.6°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 2m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 22s

Winter: +4h 8m

Summer: -21m 59s

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 – 4:26 am
Astro. Twilight4:26 am – 5:02 am
Nautical Twilight5:02 am – 5:37 am
Civil Twilight5:37 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 8:07 pm
Civil Twilight8:07 pm – 8:35 pm
Nautical Twilight8:35 pm – 9:09 pm
Astro. Twilight9:09 pm – 9:46 pm
Night9:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sydney - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 206:05 am8:07 pm14:02:44−1:221:06 pm (76.2°)91.470
Jan 216:06 am8:07 pm14:01:19−1:241:06 pm (76.0°)91.478
Jan 226:07 am8:06 pm13:59:53−1:261:07 pm (75.8°)91.487
Jan 236:08 am8:06 pm13:58:24−1:281:07 pm (75.6°)91.497
Jan 246:09 am8:05 pm13:56:54−1:301:07 pm (75.3°)91.507
Jan 256:10 am8:05 pm13:55:22−1:321:07 pm (75.1°)91.517
Jan 266:11 am8:04 pm13:53:48−1:331:08 pm (74.8°)91.527
* 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

10:23 am

Altitude

35.1°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

49.7%

Moon in Sydney - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 2012:24 am1:24 pm-6:51 am(62.8°)249,71051.1%
Jan 2112:57 am2:17 pm-7:34 am(66.4°)251,07941.3%
Jan 221:32 am3:10 pm-8:19 am(69.5°)251,59632.0%
Jan 232:09 am4:03 pm-9:04 am(72.0°)251,29323.3%
Jan 242:49 am4:55 pm-9:51 am(73.8°)250,25815.6%
Jan 253:34 am5:46 pm-10:39 am(74.7°)248,6309.1%
Jan 264:22 am6:35 pm-11:29 am(74.7°)246,5754.1%
* 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, Fri, Jan 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:17 amFri 6:29 pmFri 11:23 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:53 amFri 10:24 pmFri 4:09 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 10:24 amFri 10:45 pmFri 4:35 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 12:01 amFri 12:46 pmFri 6:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 3:24 amFri 5:34 pmFri 10:29 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 12:32 pmFri 11:55 pmFri 6:13 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 9:20 amFri 10:09 pmFri 3:45 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sydney.

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