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Moon: 12.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 2:55:25 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:43 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 2:47 am 110° East
Moonset Today: 4:06 pm 251° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 34 minutes (-1m 4s)

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Today's Sun Position in Townsville

The Sun's altitude in Townsville 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

2:55 pm

Altitude

52.7°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 34m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 4s

Winter: +1h 36m

Summer: -42m 58s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Townsville Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Townsville 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 – 4:53 am
Astro. Twilight4:53 am – 5:19 am
Nautical Twilight5:19 am – 5:46 am
Civil Twilight5:46 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 6:43 pm
Civil Twilight6:43 pm – 7:05 pm
Nautical Twilight7:05 pm – 7:31 pm
Astro. Twilight7:31 pm – 7:58 pm
Night7:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Townsville - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 236:08 am6:43 pm12:34:47−1:0412:26 pm (80.5°)91.976
Feb 246:08 am6:42 pm12:33:42−1:0412:25 pm (80.2°)91.998
Feb 256:09 am6:41 pm12:32:38−1:0412:25 pm (79.8°)92.019
Feb 266:09 am6:41 pm12:31:33−1:0512:25 pm (79.4°)92.041
Feb 276:10 am6:40 pm12:30:27−1:0512:25 pm (79.1°)92.063
Feb 286:10 am6:39 pm12:29:22−1:0512:25 pm (78.7°)92.085
Mar 16:10 am6:39 pm12:28:16−1:0512:25 pm (78.3°)92.107
* All times are local time for Townsville. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 212:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 236:02 am
December SolsticeDec 222:28 am
* All times are local Townsville time.

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Today's Moon in Townsville

The Moon's path in Townsville 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

2:55 pm

Altitude

14.8°

Heading

256° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.5%

Moon in Townsville - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 232:47 am4:06 pm-9:27 am(89.0°)245,11614.1%
Feb 243:40 am4:54 pm-10:17 am(87.5°)242,2277.6%
Feb 254:34 am5:40 pm-11:08 am(84.9°)239,2302.9%
Feb 265:30 am6:26 pm-11:59 am(81.5°)236,3680.4%
Feb 276:26 am7:10 pm-12:50 pm(77.4°)233,8540.3%
Feb 287:23 am7:55 pm-1:41 pm(72.9°)231,8432.9%
Mar 18:21 am8:39 pm-2:32 pm(68.1°)230,4218.2%
* All times are local time for Townsville. 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:26 amThu 6:16 pmThu 11:52 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 8:45 amThu 8:21 pmThu 2:33 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 9:18 amThu 9:02 pmThu 3:10 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 9:11 pmFri 9:35 amFri 3:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:07 amFri 2:15 pmFri 7:41 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 9:30 amThu 9:11 pmThu 3:21 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 6:39 amThu 7:05 pmThu 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Townsville.

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