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Flag for Antarctica McMurdo, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 20.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 3, 2016 at 12:21:23 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 1:14 AM 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:36 PM 256° West


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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

12:21 PM

Altitude

-2.3°

Heading

7° N

Phase

Civil 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 Civil Twilight.

Night12:00 AM – 5:59 AM
Astro. Twilight5:59 AM – 7:55 AM
Nautical Twilight7:55 AM – 10:19 AM
Civil Twilight10:19 AM – 3:20 PM
Nautical Twilight3:20 PM – 5:44 PM
Astro. Twilight5:44 PM – 7:39 PM
Night7:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 3Down all day12:50 PM (-2.2°)93.712
May 4Down all day12:50 PM (-2.4°)93.736
May 5Down all day12:50 PM (-2.7°)93.759
May 6Down all day12:50 PM (-3.0°)93.782
May 7Down all day12:50 PM (-3.6°)93.804
May 8Down all day12:50 PM (-5.0°)93.826
May 9Down all day12:50 PM (-5.3°)93.848
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2110:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 232:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

12:21 PM

Altitude

11.9°

Heading

316° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.1%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 31:14 AM4:36 PM-9:25 AM(15.8°)227,98021.2%
May 43:48 AM4:02 PM-10:18 AM(11.0°)225,15012.1%
May 56:25 AM3:25 PM-11:13 AM(6.2°)223,1915.2%
May 69:22 AM2:28 PM-12:10 PM(1.8°)222,3611.1%
May 7-Down all day-1:08 PM(-1.4°)222,7950.2%
May 8-Down all day-2:08 PM(-5.3°)224,4772.7%
May 9-Down all day-3:08 PM(-6.9°)227,2288.0%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in McMurdo This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryNot Visible-
VenusTue 10:34 AMTue 1:55 PMTue 12:16 PM
MarsNot Visible-
JupiterTue 5:33 PMWed 12:42 AMTue 9:07 PM
SaturnNot Visible-
UranusTue 7:57 AMTue 3:02 PMTue 11:30 AM
NeptuneTue 12:07 AMTue 5:57 PMTue 9:02 AM
PlutoNot Visible-
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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