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Moon: 52.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 27, 2015 at 6:47:43 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:28 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:27 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 11:29 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 12:18 AM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 59 minutes (+1m 56s)

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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

6:47 PM

Altitude

-15.8°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length
9h 59m 11s

+1m 56s 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 – 5:54 AM
Astro. Twilight5:54 AM – 6:26 AM
Nautical Twilight6:26 AM – 6:59 AM
Civil Twilight6:59 AM – 7:28 AM
Daylight7:28 AM – 5:27 PM
Civil Twilight5:27 PM – 5:56 PM
Nautical Twilight5:56 PM – 6:29 PM
Astro. Twilight6:29 PM – 7:01 PM
Night7:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 277:28 AM5:27 PM9:59:11+1:5612:27 PM (31.6°)91.535
Jan 287:27 AM5:28 PM10:01:09+1:5812:27 PM (31.8°)91.545
Jan 297:26 AM5:29 PM10:03:10+2:0012:27 PM (32.1°)91.556
Jan 307:25 AM5:30 PM10:05:12+2:0212:28 PM (32.4°)91.567
Jan 317:24 AM5:32 PM10:07:16+2:0412:28 PM (32.6°)91.579
Feb 17:23 AM5:33 PM10:09:22+2:0512:28 PM (32.9°)91.591
Feb 27:23 AM5:34 PM10:11:30+2:0712:28 PM (33.2°)91.604
* All times are in local Beijing time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 216:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 2212:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 234:20 PM
December SolsticeDec 2212:48 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

6:47 PM

Altitude

61.7°

Heading

193° S

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

52.8%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 27-12:18 AM11:29 AM6:22 PM(61.7°)235,44352.6%
Jan 28-1:23 AM12:09 PM7:14 PM(64.6°)238,54963.5%
Jan 29-2:24 AM12:52 PM8:05 PM(66.6°)241,43473.5%
Jan 30-3:22 AM1:38 PM8:57 PM(67.6°)244,02082.2%
Jan 31-4:16 AM2:28 PM9:47 PM(67.6°)246,27189.3%
Feb 1-5:05 AM3:20 PM10:36 PM(66.6°)248,18194.7%
Feb 2-5:49 AM4:15 PM11:24 PM(64.8°)249,75198.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Beijing time.

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