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Moon: 61.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2016 at 6:10:15 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:50 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 7:34 PM 299° Northwest


Moonset Today: 10:31 AM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 44 minutes (+1m 20s)

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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

6:10 PM

Altitude

14.0°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 44m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 20s

Winter: +5h 23m

Summer: -16m 20s

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 – 2:53 AM
Astro. Twilight2:53 AM – 3:38 AM
Nautical Twilight3:38 AM – 4:18 AM
Civil Twilight4:18 AM – 4:50 AM
Daylight4:50 AM – 7:34 PM
Civil Twilight7:34 PM – 8:06 PM
Nautical Twilight8:06 PM – 8:46 PM
Astro. Twilight8:46 PM – 9:31 PM
Night9:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 284:50 AM7:34 PM14:44:03+1:2012:12 PM (71.6°)94.206
May 294:49 AM7:35 PM14:45:21+1:1812:12 PM (71.8°)94.222
May 304:49 AM7:35 PM14:46:37+1:1512:12 PM (71.9°)94.238
May 314:48 AM7:36 PM14:47:49+1:1212:12 PM (72.1°)94.253
Jun 14:48 AM7:37 PM14:48:58+1:0812:12 PM (72.2°)94.268
Jun 24:48 AM7:38 PM14:50:04+1:0612:12 PM (72.3°)94.282
Jun 34:47 AM7:38 PM14:51:07+1:0212:13 PM (72.4°)94.296
* 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

6:10 PM

Altitude

-60.8°

Heading

20° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.9%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 28-10:31 AM-5:04 AM(36.0°)237,89267.5%
May 2912:21 AM11:35 AM-5:55 AM(39.5°)235,02456.7%
May 3012:57 AM12:41 PM-6:46 AM(43.6°)232,13545.2%
May 311:33 AM1:49 PM-7:37 AM(48.2°)229,40233.7%
Jun 12:09 AM2:58 PM-8:30 AM(53.0°)227,04922.9%
Jun 22:47 AM4:09 PM-9:24 AM(57.6°)225,32513.4%
Jun 33:27 AM5:21 PM-10:20 AM(61.8°)224,4656.1%
* 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, May 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 3:58 AMSun 5:32 PMSun 10:45 AMVery difficult
VenusSat 4:44 AMSat 7:19 PMSat 12:01 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSat 6:51 PMSun 4:22 AMSat 11:36 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 12:23 PMSun 1:19 AMSat 6:51 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 7:48 PMSun 5:26 AMSun 12:37 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 2:42 AMSun 3:43 PMSun 9:13 AMDifficult
NeptuneSun 1:06 AMSun 12:17 PMSun 6:42 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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