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

Moon: 38.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 6, 2016 at 7:00:57 pm


Sun: Up all day


Moon: Up all day


Daylight Hours: 24 hours

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

7:00 pm

Altitude

22.6°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

24 hours

Change since

Winter: +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

Midnight Sun – Sun does not set today.

Daylight12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 6Up all day12:51 am (22.5°)91.597
Dec 7Up all day12:51 am (22.6°)91.584
Dec 8Up all day12:52 am (22.7°)91.571
Dec 9Up all day12:52 am (22.8°)91.558
Dec 10Up all day12:53 am (22.9°)91.546
Dec 11Up all day12:53 am (23.0°)91.534
Dec 12Up all day12:53 am (23.1°)91.523
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

7:00 pm

Altitude

9.8°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

38.2%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 6-Up all day-5:43 am(11.7°)240,84132.7%
Dec 7-Up all day-6:32 am(8.1°)237,66343.2%
Dec 8-Up all day-7:21 am(3.9°)234,28054.3%
Dec 9-8:05 am-8:11 am(-0.2°)230,88565.6%
Dec 10-Down all day-9:03 am(-5.6°)227,73376.3%
Dec 11-Down all day-9:57 am(-10.2°)225,12985.8%
Dec 12-Down all day-10:54 am(-14.2°)223,38093.3%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Dec 6, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayTue 2:17 amPerfect visibility
VenusUp all dayTue 4:02 amPerfect visibility
MarsDown all dayTue 5:31 amNot visible
JupiterUp all dayTue 9:05 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnDown all dayTue 1:11 amNot visible
UranusDown all dayTue 9:18 amNot visible
NeptuneDown all dayTue 6:45 amNot visible
* All times are local time for South Pole.

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