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

Moon: 32.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 29, 2016 at 12:31:29 AM


Sun: Down all day


Moon: Down all day


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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

12:31 AM

Altitude

-30.9°

Heading

188° S

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 – 7:06 AM
Astro. Twilight7:06 AM – 9:08 AM
Nautical Twilight9:08 AM – 4:54 PM
Astro. Twilight4:54 PM – 6:56 PM
Night6:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 29Down all day1:00 PM (-6.5°)94.381
Jul 30Down all day1:00 PM (-6.3°)94.371
Jul 31Down all day1:00 PM (-6.0°)94.360
Aug 1Down all day1:00 PM (-5.8°)94.349
Aug 2Down all day1:00 PM (-5.5°)94.337
Aug 3Down all day1:00 PM (-5.3°)94.325
Aug 4Down all day1:00 PM (-5.0°)94.312
* 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

12:31 AM

Altitude

-20.2°

Heading

111° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

32.5%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 31-Down all day-10:21 AM(-7.3°)231,87010.5%
Aug 1-Down all day-11:17 AM(-7.0°)233,4874.5%
Aug 2-Down all day-12:13 PM(-5.5°)235,5521.0%
Aug 3-Down all day-1:06 PM(-1.9°)237,9900.1%
Aug 412:35 PM3:40 PM-1:56 PM(0.5°)240,6681.7%
* 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, Fri, Jul 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 1:58 PMSat 2:59 PMSat 2:27 PMDifficult to see
VenusDown all dayFri 1:59 PMNot visible
MarsUp all dayFri 8:06 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 11:08 AMFri 8:43 PMFri 3:55 PMGood visibility
SaturnUp all dayFri 8:58 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 2:50 AMFri 9:06 AMFri 5:58 AMVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 6:23 PMFri 12:17 PMFri 3:20 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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