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Moon: 72.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 3, 2015 at 7:48:52 PM


Sunrise Today: 9:11 AM 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 4:38 PM 304° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:56 AM 34° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:19 AM 332° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 27 minutes (+16m 49s)

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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

7:48 PM

Altitude

-10.4°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

7h 27m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +16m 49s

Winter: +7h 27m

Summer: -16h 32m

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

Night12:00 AM – 3:06 AM
Astro. Twilight3:06 AM – 5:30 AM
Nautical Twilight5:30 AM – 7:25 AM
Civil Twilight7:25 AM – 9:11 AM
Daylight9:11 AM – 4:38 PM
Civil Twilight4:38 PM – 6:25 PM
Nautical Twilight6:25 PM – 8:21 PM
Astro. Twilight8:21 PM – 10:51 PM
Night10:51 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 39:11 AM4:38 PM7:27:19+16:4912:53 PM (4.6°)93.780
Sep 49:02 AM4:46 PM7:43:48+16:2812:53 PM (5.0°)93.758
Sep 58:54 AM4:54 PM7:59:58+16:1012:53 PM (5.3°)93.736
Sep 68:46 AM5:02 PM8:15:53+15:5412:52 PM (5.7°)93.714
Sep 78:37 AM5:09 PM8:31:34+15:4012:52 PM (6.0°)93.691
Sep 88:29 AM5:16 PM8:47:02+15:2812:52 PM (6.4°)93.668
Sep 98:21 AM5:24 PM9:02:19+15:1712:51 PM (6.8°)93.645
* 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

7:48 PM

Altitude

-22.1°

Heading

134° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.6%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 31:56 AM6:19 AM-4:20 AM(1.3°)227,38879.1%
Sep 4-Down all day-5:15 AM(-1.5°)230,56168.5%
Sep 5-Down all day-6:10 AM(-5.1°)234,03057.3%
Sep 6-Down all day-7:04 AM(-6.5°)237,51846.0%
Sep 7-Down all day-7:56 AM(-6.9°)240,81235.3%
Sep 8-Down all day-8:48 AM(-6.3°)243,76925.5%
Sep 9-Down all day-9:37 AM(-3.8°)246,31117.0%
* 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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