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Moon: 90.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 3, 2015 at 1:17:19 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moonrise Today: 8:47 PM 102° East
Moonset Today: 10:34 AM 249° 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

1:17 PM

Altitude

-5.5°

Heading

356° 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 – 6:46 AM
Astro. Twilight6:46 AM – 8:45 AM
Nautical Twilight8:45 AM – 11:51 AM
Civil Twilight11:51 AM – 2:11 PM
Nautical Twilight2:11 PM – 5:17 PM
Astro. Twilight5:17 PM – 7:16 PM
Night7:16 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 3Down all day1:00 PM (-5.5°)94.328
Aug 4Down all day1:00 PM (-5.2°)94.317
Aug 5Down all day1:00 PM (-4.2°)94.304
Aug 6Down all day1:00 PM (-3.4°)94.292
Aug 7Down all day12:59 PM (-2.9°)94.279
Aug 8Down all day12:59 PM (-2.6°)94.265
Aug 9Down all day12:59 PM (-2.4°)94.252
* 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

1:17 PM

Altitude

-7.5°

Heading

210° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.5%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 3-10:34 AM8:47 PM2:53 AM(17.3°)225,04193.3%
Aug 4-10:00 AM11:19 PM3:48 AM(12.5°)225,70785.8%
Aug 5-9:26 AM-4:42 AM(7.8°)227,20176.2%
Aug 61:56 AM8:44 AM-5:35 AM(3.5°)229,31165.3%
Aug 75:27 AM7:06 AM-6:28 AM(-0.0°)231,80853.7%
Aug 8-Down all day-7:21 AM(-2.3°)234,48742.2%
Aug 9-Down all day-8:14 AM(-5.8°)237,18731.3%
* 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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