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Moon: 23.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 26, 2016 at 1:26:41 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 100° East
Sunset Today: 8:28 PM 259° West


Moon: Down all day


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 21 minutes (+14m 39s)

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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

1:26 PM

Altitude

13.5°

Heading

5° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 21m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: +14m 39s

Winter: +13h 21m

Summer: -10h 38m

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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 8:28 PM
Civil Twilight8:28 PM – 10:17 PM
Nautical Twilight10:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 267:06 AM8:28 PM13:21:25+14:381:45 PM (13.6°)93.195
Sep 276:59 AM8:35 PM13:36:09+14:441:45 PM (14.0°)93.169
Sep 286:51 AM8:42 PM13:51:00+14:501:44 PM (14.3°)93.143
Sep 296:43 AM8:49 PM14:05:57+14:571:44 PM (14.7°)93.117
Sep 306:35 AM8:56 PM14:21:03+15:051:44 PM (15.1°)93.091
Oct 16:27 AM9:04 PM14:36:18+15:141:43 PM (15.5°)93.064
Oct 26:19 AM9:11 PM14:51:43+15:251:43 PM (15.9°)93.037
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

1:26 PM

Altitude

-8.9°

Heading

311° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.3%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 26-Down all day-9:55 AM(-3.9°)239,09024.6%
Sep 27-Down all day-10:45 AM(-1.3°)241,60115.9%
Sep 289:33 AM1:57 PM-11:33 AM(1.3°)243,9249.0%
Sep 298:38 AM4:29 PM-12:20 PM(4.8°)246,0394.0%
Sep 308:03 AM6:39 PM-1:04 PM(8.7°)247,9311.0%
Oct 17:33 AM8:43 PM-1:48 PM(12.6°)249,5670.0%
Oct 27:04 AM10:49 PM-2:31 PM(16.5°)250,8951.1%
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Mon, Sep 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:25 AMTue 4:57 PMTue 12:41 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusUp all dayMon 3:36 PMFairly good visibility
MarsDown all dayMon 7:29 PMNot visible
JupiterTue 7:25 AMTue 8:04 PMTue 1:44 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnUp all dayMon 6:12 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 11:38 PMTue 6:17 AMTue 2:57 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 3:05 PMTue 9:32 AMTue 12:18 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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