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Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 60.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 6:36:05 PM


Sun: Down all day


Moon: Down 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

6:36 PM

Altitude

-10.9°

Heading

90° E

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

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 24Down all day12:02 AM (-11.2°)93.987
Aug 25Down all day12:02 AM (-10.9°)93.968
Aug 26Down all day12:02 AM (-10.5°)93.948
Aug 27Down all day12:02 AM (-10.2°)93.928
Aug 28Down all day12:01 AM (-9.8°)93.908
Aug 29Down all day12:01 AM (-9.5°)93.887
Aug 30Down all day12:01 AM (-9.1°)93.866
* All times are local time for South Pole. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

6:36 PM

Altitude

-14.0°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.2%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-Down all day-5:00 PM(-13.8°)229,28460.9%
Aug 25-Down all day-5:55 PM(-16.7°)230,53449.1%
Aug 26-Down all day-6:51 PM(-18.6°)232,06737.4%
Aug 27-Down all day-7:47 PM(-19.4°)233,80826.5%
Aug 28-Down all day-8:43 PM(-18.9°)235,71317.1%
Aug 29-Down all day-9:37 PM(-17.4°)237,7569.5%
Aug 30-Down all day-10:28 PM(-15.0°)239,9154.0%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in South Pole This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayWed 1:35 AMDifficult to see
VenusDown all dayWed 1:24 AMNot visible
MarsUp all dayWed 6:20 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterDown all dayWed 1:40 AMNot visible
SaturnUp all dayWed 6:24 AMPerfect visibility
UranusDown all dayWed 3:19 PMNot visible
NeptuneUp all dayWed 12:40 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for South Pole.

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