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Moon: 98.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 30, 2015 at 11:00:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:40 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:50 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 7:04 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 5:57 AM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 29s)

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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

11:00 PM

Altitude

-38.2°

Heading

336° N

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 10m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 29s

Winter: +3h 50m

Summer: -1h 49m

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 – 4:03 AM
Astro. Twilight4:03 AM – 4:38 AM
Nautical Twilight4:38 AM – 5:12 AM
Civil Twilight5:12 AM – 5:40 AM
Daylight5:40 AM – 6:50 PM
Civil Twilight6:50 PM – 7:18 PM
Nautical Twilight7:18 PM – 7:51 PM
Astro. Twilight7:51 PM – 8:26 PM
Night8:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 305:40 AM6:50 PM13:10:29−2:2912:15 PM (59.2°)93.864
Aug 315:41 AM6:49 PM13:07:59−2:2912:15 PM (58.9°)93.842
Sep 15:42 AM6:47 PM13:05:29−2:3012:15 PM (58.5°)93.821
Sep 25:42 AM6:45 PM13:02:58−2:3012:14 PM (58.1°)93.799
Sep 35:43 AM6:44 PM13:00:27−2:3112:14 PM (57.8°)93.777
Sep 45:44 AM6:42 PM12:57:55−2:3112:14 PM (57.4°)93.755
Sep 55:45 AM6:41 PM12:55:23−2:3212:13 PM (57.0°)93.733
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 216:46 AM
June SolsticeJun 2212:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 234:22 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

11:00 PM

Altitude

38.3°

Heading

141° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

98.9%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 30-5:57 AM7:04 PM12:06 AM(41.7°)223,17799.9%
Aug 31-7:10 AM7:43 PM1:03 AM(46.4°)222,63498.7%
Sep 1-8:22 AM8:22 PM1:58 AM(51.4°)223,32894.2%
Sep 2-9:34 AM9:02 PM2:54 AM(56.2°)225,13287.0%
Sep 3-10:43 AM9:43 PM3:49 AM(60.4°)227,80277.7%
Sep 4-11:50 AM10:28 PM4:44 AM(63.8°)231,03467.0%
Sep 5-12:52 PM11:15 PM5:38 AM(66.3°)234,52155.7%
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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