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

Moon: 34.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 2, 2016 at 2:13:11 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

2:13 AM

Altitude

-15.3°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Astronomical 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 Astronomical Twilight through all the day.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 11:59 PM

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 2Down all day11:57 PM (-15.6°)93.700
May 3Down all day11:57 PM (-15.9°)93.723
May 4Down all day11:57 PM (-16.2°)93.747
May 5Down all day11:57 PM (-16.5°)93.770
May 6Down all day11:57 PM (-16.7°)93.792
May 7Down all day11:57 PM (-17.0°)93.814
May 8Down all day11:56 PM (-17.3°)93.836
* 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

2:13 AM

Altitude

9.0°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

34.5%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2-Up all day-8:03 PM(6.1°)229,75026.8%
May 3-Up all day-8:56 PM(1.7°)226,58116.8%
May 4-8:14 AM-9:50 PM(-2.1°)224,1178.6%
May 5-Down all day-10:46 PM(-8.3°)222,6552.9%
May 6-Down all day-11:43 PM(-12.6°)222,4020.3%
May 7---Moon does not pass the Meridian this day
May 8-Down all day-12:42 AM(-16.0°)223,4261.0%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryNot Visible-
VenusNot Visible-
MarsNot Visible-
JupiterNot Visible-
SaturnNot Visible-
UranusNot Visible-
NeptuneNot Visible-
PlutoNot Visible-
* All times are local time for South Pole.

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