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Moon: 71.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2015 at 12:53:31 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 2:15 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 2:08 AM 273° 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

12:53 PM

Altitude

-9.2°

Heading

359° N

Phase

Nautical 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 – 7:46 AM
Astro. Twilight7:46 AM – 10:07 AM
Nautical Twilight10:07 AM – 3:34 PM
Astro. Twilight3:34 PM – 5:54 PM
Night5:54 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 28Down all day12:51 PM (-9.2°)94.188
May 29Down all day12:51 PM (-9.4°)94.204
May 30Down all day12:51 PM (-9.5°)94.219
May 31Down all day12:51 PM (-9.7°)94.233
Jun 1Down all day12:51 PM (-9.8°)94.248
Jun 2Down all day12:51 PM (-10.0°)94.262
Jun 3Down all day12:52 PM (-10.1°)94.276
* 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

12:53 PM

Altitude

-5.0°

Heading

116° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

71.4%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 28-2:08 AM2:15 PM8:51 PM(13.8°)250,39974.2%
May 29-4:09 AM1:46 PM9:34 PM(17.6°)248,97182.3%
May 30-6:19 AM1:09 PM10:19 PM(21.2°)246,97689.3%
May 31-9:04 AM12:00 PM11:06 PM(24.4°)244,59294.7%
Jun 1-Up all day-11:55 PM(27.0°)242,01298.3%
Jun 2---Moon does not pass the Meridian this day
Jun 3-Up all day-12:47 AM(28.9°)239,42799.8%
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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