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Moon: 9.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 21, 2014 at 12:32:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 11:13 AM 190° South


Moon: Down all day


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 45 minutes (+12h 45m 38s)

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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

12:32 PM

Altitude

-0.2°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 45m 38s

+12h 45m 38s longer

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

Today it does not get darker than Civil Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 11:13 AM
Daylight11:13 AM – 11:59 PM

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 2111:13 AM-11:53 PM (-0.1°)93.337
Sep 22Up all day11:53 PM (0.3°)93.311
Sep 23Up all day11:52 PM (0.6°)93.286
Sep 24Up all day11:52 PM (0.9°)93.259
Sep 25Up all day11:52 PM (1.3°)93.233
Sep 26Up all day11:51 PM (1.6°)93.207
Sep 27Up all day11:51 PM (2.0°)93.180
* All times are in local South Pole time.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:29 PM in South Pole.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 215:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:32 PM

Altitude

-10.8°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

9.5%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 21-Down all day-9:50 PM(-9.5°)252,0257.4%
Sep 22-Down all day-10:33 PM(-5.9°)251,3083.1%
Sep 23-Down all day-11:16 PM(-1.1°)250,1530.6%
Sep 246:41 AM-----
Sep 25-Up all day-12:00 AM(2.2°)248,6560.1%
Sep 26-Up all day-12:44 AM(6.0°)246,8901.6%
Sep 27-Up all day-1:30 AM(9.6°)244,9025.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local South Pole time. Below horizon is marked in red.

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