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Moon: 43.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 28, 2014 at 11:48:20 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:35 AM 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:57 PM 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:38 AM 89° East


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 21 minutes (+22s)

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Today's Sun Position in Beijing

The Sun's altitude in Beijing 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

11:48 AM

Altitude

26.5°

Heading

173° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
9h 21m 27s

+22s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Beijing today

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Day, night and twilight times in Beijing 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

Night12:00 AM – 5:58 AM
Astro. Twilight5:58 AM – 6:31 AM
Nautical Twilight6:31 AM – 7:05 AM
Civil Twilight7:05 AM – 7:35 AM
Daylight7:35 AM – 4:57 PM
Civil Twilight4:57 PM – 5:27 PM
Nautical Twilight5:27 PM – 6:01 PM
Astro. Twilight6:01 PM – 6:34 PM
Night6:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 287:35 AM4:57 PM9:21:27+0:2212:16 PM (26.8°)91.420
Dec 297:35 AM4:57 PM9:21:53+0:2612:16 PM (26.9°)91.417
Dec 307:36 AM4:58 PM9:22:23+0:3012:17 PM (26.9°)91.413
Dec 317:36 AM4:59 PM9:22:57+0:3312:17 PM (27.0°)91.411
Jan 17:36 AM5:00 PM9:23:35+0:3712:18 PM (27.1°)91.409
Jan 27:36 AM5:00 PM9:24:17+0:4112:18 PM (27.2°)91.407
Jan 37:36 AM5:01 PM9:25:02+0:4512:19 PM (27.3°)91.406
* All times are in local Beijing time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2112:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2310:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 227:03 AM
* All times are local Beijing time.

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Today's moon in Beijing

The Moon's path in Beijing 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

11:48 AM

Altitude

1.6°

Heading

91° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

43.2%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 2811:38 AM--5:52 PM(51.0°)230,91146.1%
Dec 29-12:15 AM12:13 PM6:43 PM(55.5°)232,96757.6%
Dec 30-1:21 AM12:49 PM7:34 PM(59.5°)235,13068.6%
Dec 31-2:26 AM1:27 PM8:25 PM(62.9°)237,32678.4%
Jan 1-3:29 AM2:08 PM9:17 PM(65.5°)239,51586.6%
Jan 2-4:30 AM2:52 PM10:08 PM(67.2°)241,67793.0%
Jan 3-5:27 AM3:40 PM11:00 PM(67.8°)243,79397.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Beijing time.

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