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Moon: 63.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 29, 2015 at 5:01:28 AM


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

5:01 AM

Altitude

-1.8°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Civil 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 Civil Twilight through all the day.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 11:59 PM

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 29Down all day1:05 AM (-1.8°)92.775
Mar 30Down all day1:05 AM (-2.1°)92.801
Mar 31Down all day1:05 AM (-2.3°)92.827
Apr 1Down all day1:04 AM (-2.7°)92.853
Apr 2Down all day1:04 AM (-3.1°)92.880
Apr 3Down all day1:04 AM (-4.1°)92.906
Apr 4Down all day1:03 AM (-5.3°)92.933
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2111:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 224:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 238:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 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

5:01 AM

Altitude

-17.3°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

63.3%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 29-Down all day-8:19 AM(-17.1°)248,04364.6%
Mar 30-Down all day-9:06 AM(-14.8°)250,12973.8%
Mar 31-Down all day-9:51 AM(-12.0°)251,49981.9%
Apr 1-Down all day-10:34 AM(-8.7°)252,18488.7%
Apr 2-Down all day-11:17 AM(-5.1°)252,25294.1%
Apr 33:16 PM--11:59 AM(-0.6°)251,79497.8%
Apr 4-Up all day-12:42 PM(2.8°)250,89899.8%
* 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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