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Moon: 0.0%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Oct 1, 2016 at 8:03:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 94° East
Sunset Today: 5:57 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 6:07 AM 91° East
Moonset Today: 6:15 PM 266° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 46 minutes (-2m 35s)

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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 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

8:03 AM

Altitude

20.2°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 46m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 35s

Winter: +2h 25m

Summer: -3h 14m

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 – 4:41 AM
Astro. Twilight4:41 AM – 5:12 AM
Nautical Twilight5:12 AM – 5:44 AM
Civil Twilight5:44 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 5:57 PM
Civil Twilight5:57 PM – 6:24 PM
Nautical Twilight6:24 PM – 6:55 PM
Astro. Twilight6:55 PM – 7:27 PM
Night7:27 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 16:11 AM5:57 PM11:46:10−2:3512:04 PM (46.8°)93.060
Oct 26:12 AM5:55 PM11:43:35−2:3512:04 PM (46.4°)93.034
Oct 36:13 AM5:54 PM11:40:59−2:3512:03 PM (46.0°)93.007
Oct 46:14 AM5:52 PM11:38:23−2:3512:03 PM (45.6°)92.980
Oct 56:15 AM5:50 PM11:35:48−2:3512:03 PM (45.2°)92.953
Oct 66:16 AM5:49 PM11:33:13−2:3512:03 PM (44.8°)92.926
Oct 76:17 AM5:47 PM11:30:38−2:3412:02 PM (44.5°)92.898
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:44 PM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

8:03 AM

Altitude

20.2°

Heading

111° SE

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.0%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 16:07 AM6:15 PM-12:15 PM(47.6°)249,7720.1%
Oct 27:04 AM6:46 PM-12:58 PM(43.8°)251,0511.4%
Oct 38:00 AM7:17 PM-1:41 PM(40.1°)251,9344.6%
Oct 48:56 AM7:50 PM-2:25 PM(37.0°)252,3269.6%
Oct 59:51 AM8:25 PM-3:10 PM(34.3°)252,12716.0%
Oct 610:45 AM9:05 PM-3:56 PM(32.3°)251,24923.8%
Oct 711:37 AM9:48 PM-4:44 PM(31.1°)249,63532.7%
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Beijing This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Oct 1, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:42 AMSat 5:22 PMSat 11:02 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:48 AMSat 7:12 PMSat 2:00 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:16 PMSat 10:12 PMSat 5:44 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 5:53 AMSat 5:51 PMSat 11:52 AMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSat 11:25 AMSat 9:02 PMSat 4:14 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSat 6:27 PMSun 7:28 AMSun 12:57 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 4:46 PMSun 3:51 AMSat 10:18 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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