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Moon: 100.0%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Aug 30, 2015 at 7:38:16 AM


Sun: Down all day


Moon: Up all day


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Today's Sun Position in South Pole

The Sun's altitude in South Pole 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

7:38 AM

Altitude

-9.3°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

Change since

Summer: -1d

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in South Pole today

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Day, night and twilight times in South Pole 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.

South Pole is on Nautical Twilight through all the day.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 11:59 PM

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 30Down all day12:01 AM (-9.4°)93.878
Aug 31Down all day12:01 AM (-9.0°)93.857
Sep 1Down all day12:00 AM (-8.7°)93.835
Sep 2Down all day12:00 AM (-8.3°)93.814
Sep 3Down all day12:00 AM
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11:59 PM (-7.9°)
93.792
Sep 4Down all day11:59 PM (-7.2°)93.748
Sep 5Down all day11:59 PM (-6.8°)93.726
* All times are local time for South Pole. 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 South Pole time.

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Today's moon in South Pole

The Moon's path in South Pole 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

7:38 AM

Altitude

6.1°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

100.0%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 30-Up all day-12:10 PM(5.3°)222,86499.9%
Aug 31-7:13 PM-1:06 PM(0.8°)222,72697.6%
Sep 1-Down all day-2:02 PM(-3.1°)223,79992.2%
Sep 2-Down all day-2:57 PM(-9.0°)225,91484.2%
Sep 3-Down all day-3:52 PM(-12.9°)228,80074.3%
Sep 4-Down all day-4:47 PM(-16.0°)232,14763.4%
Sep 5-Down all day-5:41 PM(-18.0°)235,65652.0%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

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