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Townsville, Qld, Australia — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 71.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 16, 2019 at 8:20:02 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:47 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:56 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 1:58 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 12:59 am 281° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 9 minutes (-36s)

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Today's Sun Position in Townsville

Time:8:20 pm
Altitude:-18.4°
Direction:239° SW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 9m 31s (Jan 16, 2019)

36 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 15, 2019)

2 hours, 11 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

8 minutes, 13 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Townsville Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:25 am
Astro. Twilight4:25 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:23 am
Civil Twilight5:23 am – 5:47 am
Daylight5:47 am – 6:56 pm
Civil Twilight6:56 pm – 7:20 pm
Nautical Twilight7:20 pm – 7:49 pm
Astro. Twilight7:49 pm – 8:18 pm
Night8:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 165:47 am6:56 pm13:09:31−0:3612:22 pm (88.2°)91.435
Jan 175:48 am6:56 pm13:08:53−0:3812:22 pm (88.4°)91.440
Jan 185:48 am6:56 pm13:08:14−0:3912:22 pm (88.6°)91.446
Jan 195:49 am6:56 pm13:07:33−0:4012:23 pm (88.8°)91.453
Jan 205:50 am6:56 pm13:06:52−0:4112:23 pm (89.1°)91.460
Jan 215:50 am6:56 pm13:06:09−0:4212:23 pm (89.3°)91.468
Jan 225:51 am6:56 pm13:05:25−0:4312:24 pm (89.5°)91.476
* All times are local time for Townsville. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Townsville

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 16-12:59 am1:58 pm7:51 pm(56.8°)236,27871.5%
Jan 17-1:42 am2:55 pm8:44 pm(53.0°)232,18981.2%
Jan 18-2:30 am3:56 pm9:41 pm(50.2°)228,36889.5%
Jan 19-3:24 am4:59 pm10:41 pm(48.7°)225,19395.8%
Jan 20-4:23 am6:02 pm11:44 pm(48.8°)223,01299.4%
Jan 21-5:27 am7:03 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 22-6:34 am8:00 pm12:48 am(50.7°)222,07199.8%
* All times are local time for Townsville. 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 Townsville This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:09 amThu 6:27 pmThu 11:48 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 2:33 amThu 3:33 pmThu 9:03 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:12 amWed 11:04 pmWed 5:08 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 2:49 amThu 3:57 pmThu 9:23 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 4:50 amThu 6:00 pmThu 11:25 amDifficult to see
UranusWed 12:31 pmThu 12:04 amWed 6:17 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:24 amWed 9:46 pmWed 3:35 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Townsville.

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