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Moon: 78.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 6, 2015 at 5:16:43 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 9:02 PM 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:43 PM 235° Southwest


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Today's Sun Position in McMurdo

The Sun's altitude in McMurdo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

5:16 PM

Altitude

-17.1°

Heading

299° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

Change since

Summer: -1d

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in McMurdo today

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Day, night and twilight times in McMurdo 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

Sun does not rise today.

Today's brightest phase is Nautical Twilight.

Night12:00 AM – 8:21 AM
Astro. Twilight8:21 AM – 11:02 AM
Nautical Twilight11:02 AM – 2:55 PM
Astro. Twilight2:55 PM – 5:36 PM
Night5:36 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 6Down all day12:58 PM (-10.6°)94.506
Jul 7Down all day12:58 PM (-10.5°)94.506
Jul 8Down all day12:59 PM (-10.4°)94.506
Jul 9Down all day12:59 PM (-10.2°)94.506
Jul 10Down all day12:59 PM (-10.1°)94.504
Jul 11Down all day12:59 PM (-10.0°)94.503
Jul 12Down all day12:59 PM (-9.9°)94.501
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:49 PM
* All times are local McMurdo time.

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Today's moon in McMurdo

The Moon's path in McMurdo 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 2015 Moon Phases

5:16 PM

Altitude

-6.8°

Heading

170° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.7%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 6-12:43 PM9:02 PM4:09 AM(19.8°)228,10583.7%
Jul 7-12:05 PM11:33 PM5:02 AM(15.3°)228,34173.8%
Jul 8-11:32 AM-5:54 AM(10.7°)229,11062.7%
Jul 92:01 AM10:57 AM-6:46 AM(6.2°)230,28950.9%
Jul 104:43 AM10:06 AM-7:38 AM(2.1°)231,76939.2%
Jul 11-Down all day-8:31 AM(-1.0°)233,47328.3%
Jul 12-Down all day-9:24 AM(-3.3°)235,35118.6%
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

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