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

Moon: 78.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 6:55:29 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 10:10 PM 98° East
Moonset Today: 11:27 AM 253° 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

6:55 PM

Altitude

-19.0°

Heading

275° W

Phase

Night

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 – 7:27 AM
Astro. Twilight7:27 AM – 9:35 AM
Nautical Twilight9:35 AM – 4:27 PM
Astro. Twilight4:27 PM – 6:35 PM
Night6:35 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 24Down all day1:00 PM (-7.6°)94.426
Jul 25Down all day1:00 PM (-7.4°)94.418
Jul 26Down all day1:00 PM (-7.2°)94.409
Jul 27Down all day1:00 PM (-7.0°)94.400
Jul 28Down all day1:00 PM (-6.8°)94.391
Jul 29Down all day1:00 PM (-6.5°)94.381
Jul 30Down all day1:00 PM (-6.3°)94.371
* 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

6:55 PM

Altitude

-8.5°

Heading

144° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.8%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-11:27 AM10:10 PM4:03 AM(16.4°)232,05584.2%
Jul 25-10:53 AM-4:54 AM(11.8°)230,93774.8%
Jul 2612:36 AM10:19 AM-5:46 AM(7.3°)230,18464.0%
Jul 273:14 AM9:33 AM-6:38 AM(3.0°)229,77852.2%
Jul 28-Down all day-7:32 AM(-0.5°)229,71640.3%
Jul 29-Down all day-8:27 AM(-2.8°)230,01629.0%
Jul 30-Down all day-9:23 AM(-6.4°)230,72018.8%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryDown all daySun 2:12 PMNot visible
VenusDown all daySun 1:55 PMNot visible
MarsUp all daySun 8:19 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 11:32 AMSun 8:53 PMSun 4:12 PMGood visibility
SaturnUp all daySun 9:18 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:06 AMMon 9:22 AMMon 6:14 AMVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:40 PMMon 12:32 PMMon 3:36 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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